Uyghur bhasa (Uyghur: ئۇيغۇرچە ya ئۇيغۇر تیلى) ek bhasa hae.
|ئۇيغۇرچە / ئۇيغۇر تیلى|
|Naam ke bole ke dhang||[ʔʊjˈʁʊrtʃɛ]|
|Spoken in||East Turkestan|
China, Kazakhstan; also spoken in Afghanistan, Albania, Australia, Belgium, Canada, Germany, Indonesia, Kyrgyzstan, Mongolia, Pakistan, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Sweden, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Turkey, United Kingdom, United States, and Uzbekistan
|Total speakers||8–11 million|
|Writing system||Arabic script (Uyghur alphabet)|
|Official language in||East Turkestan|
|Regulated by||Working Committee of Ethnic Language and Writing of Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region|
|Note: This page contains IPA phonetic symbols in Unicode.|
- In English, the name of the ethnicity and its language is spelled variously as Uyghur, Uighur, Uygur and Uigur, with the preferred spelling being Uyghur. Many English speakers pronounce it as /ˈwiː.ɡər/, though the native pronunciation is [ʔʊjˈʁʊr]. See Mair, Victor (13 July 2009). "A Little Primer of Xinjiang Proper Nouns". Language Log. Retrieved 16 July 2009.
- Its name in other languages in which it might be often referred to is as follows:
- Ethnologue: Uyghur
- Omniglot: Uyghur