Ingush (ГӀалгӀай, Ğalğaj, pronoonced [ʁəlʁɑj]) is a Northeast Caucasian leid spoken bi aboot 300,000 fowk, kent as the Ingush, athort a region coverin the Roushie republics o Ingushetie an Chechnie.

ГӀалгӀай мотт (Ğalğaj mott)
Pronunciation/ʁəlʁɑj mot/
Native taeRoushie, Kazakhstan
RegionIngushetie, Chechnie
Native speakers
320,000 (1999–2010)[1]
Northeast Caucasian
Offeecial status
Offeecial leid in
Ingushetie (Roushie)
Leid codes
ISO 639-2inh
ISO 639-3inh
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  1. Ingush at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "Ingush". Glottolog. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology.