Dogri (डोगरी or ڈوگرى‬) is an Indo-Aryan leid spoken bi aboot five million fowk[3] in Indie an Pakistan, chiefly in the Jammu region o Jammu an Kashmir an Himachal Pradesh, but an aa in northren Punjab, ither pairts o Jammu an Kashmir, an elsewhaur.[4]

डोगरी ڈوگرىḍogrī
Native taeIndie, Pakistan
RegionJammu, Himachal Pradesh, Gurdaspur/Pathankot Punjab
Native speakers
4.0 million (1996 – 2001 census)[1]
Devanagari, Takri, Perso-Arabic script
Leid codes
ISO 639-2doi
ISO 639-3doiinclusive code
Individual codes:
dgo – Dogri proper
xnr – Kangri


  1. Dogri at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
    Dogri proper at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
    Kangri at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "Indo-Aryan Northern zone – Western Pahari". Glottolog. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology.
  3. Sharma, Sita Ram (1992). Encyclopaedia of Teaching Languages in India, v. 20. Anmol Publications. p. 6.
  4. Billawaria, Anita K. (1978). History and Culture of Himalayan States, v.4. Light & Life Publishers.