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Alternate names
Serwa, Sharpa, Sharpa Bhotia, Sherwi tamnye, Xiaerba, Xarba ("Sharpa Bhotia")
Central Sherpa, East Sherpa, North Sherpa, West Sherpa (Dolakha, Khumbu, Ramechhap, Solu, South Sherpa)
OpenType tag

Information from ISO 639-3 and the  Ethnologue. Only a limited amount is shown here. For more detail consult the  Ethnologue entry for Sherpa.

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Annapurna SIL Fonts Fonts & Keyboards
Keyman Desktop keyboards for Sherpa Fonts & Keyboards


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Sources for this language

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Title Type
Endangered Languages page associated with Sherpa - Endangered Languages Catalog web page
Ethnologue entry for Sherpa - Ethnologue web page
Glottolog entry for Sherpa - Glottolog/Langdoc web page
ISO 639-3 page for Sherpa - ISO 639-3 web page
Jomolhari font - Chris Fynn web page
MultiTree entry for Sherpa - MultiTree: A Digital Library of Language Relationships web page
OLAC resources for Sherpa - Open Language Archives Community web page
SIL Archive for Sherpa - SIL Language and Culture Archives web page
UNESCO Endangered Languages Atlas page for Sherpa [xsr] - UNESCO Interactive Atlas of the World's Languages in Danger web page


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