Gazi language

Native to Iran
Native speakers
several thousand[1] (2000)[2]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 gzi
Glottolog gazi1243[3]

Gazi is one of the Central Iranian varieties of Iran, one of five listed in Ethnologue that together have 35,000 speakers.


  1. Ethnologue 17 gives a figure of 7,030. However, this is a guestimate based on 35,000 speakers divided among five recognized languages.
  2. Gazi at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  3. Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin; Bank, Sebastian, eds. (2016). "Gazi". Glottolog 2.7. Jena: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.

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