Dolakhae dialect

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Dolakha Newa (called Dolakhae by speakers; also Dolkhali), or Eastern Newa, is a divergent dialect of the Newar language (Nepal Bhasa) spoken in Dolakha District, outside the Kathmandu Valley of Nepal, by 5,645 Newa people as of 1988. Some speakers of Dolakha Newar can be found in Kathmandu for education or work.Cite error: The opening <ref> tag is malformed or has a bad name (see the help page).

Native toNepal
Native speakers
(5,600 cited 1988)[citation needed]
Language codes
ISO 639-3


  1. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Eastern Newari". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.