Sampang language

Region Nepal
Native speakers
18,300 (2011 census)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 rav
Glottolog samp1249[2]

Sampang is a subgroup of Rai and belongs to Central Kiranti.

Geographical distribution

Sampang is spoken in the following locations of Nepal (Ethnologue).


  1. Sampang at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin; Bank, Sebastian, eds. (2016). "Sampang". Glottolog 2.7. Jena: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.

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