|Ľor télé / Льор теълеъ|
|Region||Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region|
|(undated figure of 25,000)|
Lop, also known as Lopnor or Lopnur is a dialect spoken in the Lopnor region of Xinjiang, China. Its speakers are included as part of the "Uyghur" nationality in the census.
Lop belongs to the Karluk branch of Turkic languages, along with Uyghur and Uzbek. Its status as a distinct language from Uyghur is disputed. Although it has some features that differentiate it from standard Uyghur, it is considered by some linguists to be one of its dialects.
Lopnor Uyghur has the following consonants:
|Plosive||p b||t d||k g||q|
|Fricative||v||s z||ʃ ʒ||ç ʝ||x~χ ɣ~ʁ||h|
Lopnor Uyghur has the following vowels: