Resource: iso639-3/skr

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rdfs:commentSaraiki (Persian script: ), transliterated as Sirāikī and sometimes spelled Seraiki and Saraiki, is a standardized written language of Pakistan belonging to the Indo-Aryan (Indic) languages. It is a language spoken in the heart of Pakistan. Saraiki is based on a group of vernacular, historically unwritten dialects spoken by over 14 million people across the southern most half of Punjab Province, the adjacent border region of Sindh Province, and the northwest of Punjab Province, southern districts of Dera Ismail Khan and Tank of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province as well as by nearly 70,000 emigrants and their descendants in India. The development of the standard written language, a process which began after the founding of Pakistan in 1947, has been driven by a regionalist political movement. It is to be considered that this is the movement for a separate ethnic identity only and Saraikis are considered as Pakistani nationalists due to their geographic position within Pakistan. ('en' language string)
rdfs:labelSaraiki language ('en' language string)
Seraiki ('en' language string)
lvont:iso639P3PCodeskr (string)
skos:prefLabelSeraiki ('en' language string) 2008-2016 Gerard de Melo.   Contact   Data Sources   Legal Information / Imprint