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The phonologies of Dzongkha and the Bhutanese litur ...

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OHCHR: Dzongkha/Bhutanese Universal Declaration of ...

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Guide to Official Dzongkha Romanization

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The Grammar of Dzongkha

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Dzongkha (Bhutanes) Calligraphic Font

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CNWSNL 10-Department of Comparative Linguistics

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Kuensel: Bhutan's Newspaper

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Governments on the WWW: Bhutan

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Kuensel: Bhutan's Newspaper

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Explorer les iClubs: Dzongkha

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Kuensel: Bhutan's Newspaper

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The Languages and Linguistic History of Bhutan

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CNWS Publications. Special Series: Languages of the ...

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Report on the First Linguistic Survey of Bhutan

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"Thank you" in many languages

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Ethnologue: Bhutan

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TravNet! Bhutan Menu

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George van Driem

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Bhutan Information

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ISO 639 and IETF 1766 Standardised Language Codes

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Bhutan Current Crisis

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Thunder Dragon Kingdom of Bhutan

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Language policy in Bhutan

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ABCNEWS.com Country Profile: Bhutan

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Popolizio.com - ta, la geografia, l'asia, Bhutan

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International Centre for Integrated Mountain Develo ...

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Regional Listing of All Translations

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Ethnologue: Language Family Index: Sino-Tibetan
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OHCHR: Tibetan Universal Declaration of Human Rights

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The Bhutan web site [Tashi Delek] it is What is Bhu ...

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ABC Country Book of Bhutan - people Flag, Map, Econ ...

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China and Mongolia

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TIBET - Noviny

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Dzongkha (Bhutanes) Calligraphic Font

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About Me

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Bhutan Virtual Library - Main Menu

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Bhutan: bootan.com Home Page

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LINGUIST List 6.1740: Inge Genee, Article Systems, ...

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Asian and African Languages: Tibetan

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Multilingual Multimedia
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TransPac Ships "The Word Processing Solution for th ...

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ISO 639-2 Country Codes

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The Kingdom Of Bhutan

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Tibetan Language

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ISO 639 Language ID list

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Worldwide radio broadcast schedule lists, wavelengt ...

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Open Gait Adventures - Bhutan - Group or individual ...

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South Asia Bibliographies: Bhutan 

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CIA -- The World Factbook 1999 -- Bhutan

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One Small Planet Global Database - Indian Subcontinent

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Themenheft Bhutan

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Ethnologue: Nepal

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WCB Student Homepage for dwangmo

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