Oroshor (Rōšōrvī ziv)

Oroshor is a Pamir language spoken in the village of Roshorv and its environs in Gorno-Badakhshan Autonomous Province of Tajikisatan by about 2,400-3,000 people. It is usually considered a dialect of Shughni.

Note: Roshorv does not appear on this map - the nearest place that does is Lyapnazar, to the north of Roshorv.

Oroshor is not usually written, but there is a way of writing it using the Latin alphabet for Shughni.

Oroshor alphabet

Latin alphabet for Oroshor

Download a chart of the Oroshor alphabet (PDF, in German)

Information about Oroshor provided by Wolfram Siegel

Information about Oroshor | Numbers in Oroshor


Information about Oroshor

Iranian languages

Avestan, Bactrian Baluchi, Bartangi, Dari, Gilaki, Hazaragi, Ishkashimi, Judeo-Persian, Juhuri, Khufi, Kumzari, Kurdish, Luri, Mazandarani, Munji, Ossetian, Ormuri, Oroshor, Persian, Parthian, Pashto, Rushani, Sanglechi, Sarikoli, Shabaki, Shughni, Tajik, Talysh, Tat, Wakhi, Wanetsi, Yaghnobi, Yazghulami, Yidgha, Zazaki

Languages written with the Latin alphabet

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