Quick facts for kidsAvar
|магӀарул мацӀ maʕarul macʼ|
|Native to||Russia, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan and Turkey|
|Region||Republic of Dagestan|
|Native speakers||~600,000 (date missing)|
North Caucasian (disputed)
The Avar language (self-designation магӀарул мацӀ "language of the mountains" or Авар мацӀ "Avar language") belongs to the Avar-Andi-Tsez subgroup of the Alarodian Northeast-Caucasian (or Nakh-Dagestani) language family. It is spoken most in the eastern and southern parts of the Russian Caucasus republic of Dagestan, and the Balaken, Zakatala north-west area of Azerbaijan.
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