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The Talyshi language is a Northwestern Iranian language spoken in the northern regions of the Iranian provinces of Gilan and Ardabil and the southern regions of the Republic of Azerbaijan. Number of Talysh speakers with reliable estimates running arround from 800,000 to 1 million.
Talysh people can get Talysh Language subject at primary schools in the southern regions of the Republic of Azerbaijan.
Support --محک (talk) 10:51, 19 September 2012 (UTC)
Oppose: Despite there are many Talysh speakers in Azerbaijan, very few of them can daily use Internet and very few of Talysh-speaking Internet users can use Wikipedia, not to mention writing articles and somehow improving it. WikiNikki (talk) 19:07, 11 November 2012 (UTC)
Support: Native speakers of Talysh have the competency and willingness to contribute to this project in the long-term. Hence the Talysh language deserves to be given the opportunity and priviledge to have its own language edition of Wikipedia along with the existing Northwestern Iranian language family such as Mazanderani, Gilaki, Kurdish and so on. There are 900,000 speakers . --Jose77 (talk) 21:04, 13 April 2013 (UTC)
Support: Dəstəkləyirəm. Talışca Vikipediyanın açılması bu dilinc və talış etnosunun qorunması baxımından böyük əhəmiyyətə malikdir. --►Cekli829 05:38, 8 May 2013 (UTC)
Support -- Knowing there is Wikipedia project in their language and that it's visible to all other Wikipedia users gives hope to people of a minority/endangered language and inspires their youth to start using it. I see some active participants (even if only three registered users within last few days). Frhdkazan (talk) 07:41, 30 December 2013 (UTC)
Hello. Currently, Talysh Wikipedia is built on Latin script base. After our discussions we came to conclusion that Talysh Wikipedia should be based and developed on Latin script. Nowadays, most of the Talysh people are able to read and use Latin script. Even, books, newspapers, magazines in Talysh language are written in Latin script in Azerbaijan. This gives opportunity for Talysh Wiki to be based on Latin script. But in the future, persian and cyrillic versions will also be available. This will provide opportunity for the Talyshi people who use these scripts.--Talisoglu (talk) 19:43, 23 January 2014 (UTC)