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Mina

A language of India

ISO 639-3myi

Population  3,800,000 (2003).
Region  Madhya Pradesh, Gwalior, Shivpuri, Guna, Rajgarh districts, Vidisha District, Sironj Subdivision; Rajasthan, Jaipur, Alwar, Bharatpur, Sawai Madhopur, Tonk, Bundi, Ajmer districts.
Classification  Indo-European, Indo-Iranian, Indo-Aryan, Unclassified
Language use  Use a mix of Dhundari [dhd], Mewari [mtr], Mewati [wtm].
Comments  A Scheduled Tribe. Reportedly their L1 is Dhundari [dhd] in Rajasthjan and Braj Bhasha [bra] in Madhya Pradesh. Not a Bhil tribe, and there is no connection between Mina and Wagdi, who call themselves Mina Bhil. Agriculturalists; animal husbandry. Hindu, Christian.
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