The Chechen leid (Нохчийн мотт / Noxc̈iyn mott / نوٓخچیین موٓتت (Arabic orthography afore Latinisation); Medieval Chechen: نوًچین موت) is spoken bi mair nor 1.3 million fowk, maistly in Chechnya an bi Chechen fowk ithergates. It is a member o the Northeast Caucasian leids.

Нохчийн мотт
Noxçiyn mott
Native taeRoushie
RegionRepublic o Chechnya
Native speakers
1.4 million (2010)[1]
Cyrillic, Laitin (present)
Arabic, Georgie (historical)
Offeecial status
Offeecial leid in
Chechnya, Dagestan
Leid codes
ISO 639-1ce
ISO 639-2che
ISO 639-3che
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  1. Chechen at Ethnologue (17th ed., 2013)