Language details

KARAIM Links (5)   Materials (1)   Books (4)   
Alternative name: KARAITE
Number of speakers: 535 (1979)
Language Code: KDR
In language groups: ALTAIC » TURKIC » WESTERN TURKIC » PONTO-CASPIAN
Spoken in: ISRAEL [Details], LITHUANIA [Details], UKRAINE [Details]
Description:

Karaim is spoken by several hundred people. Most of the speakers live in Lithuania, others in Israel and in Ukraine. The language is also called Karai. Karaim is the Hebrew plural of Karai.

Karaim belongs to the western branch (also called... [more ...]


Links
1   Genesis Translation
http://www.rosettaproject.org/live/search/showpages?ethnocode=KDR&doctype=gen&scale=six&version=1&allpages=1
2   Karaim Language
http://daugenis.mch.mii.lt/karaimai/language.htm
3   Karaim Language
http://www3.aa.tufs.ac.jp/~djn/karaim/kCDlang.htm
4   Karaim Language Map
http://www.largeformatcomputing.com/resource/turkic/karaim.htm
5   The Karaims
http://www.eki.ee/books/redbook/karaims.shtml

Materials
1  Karaim Language Map

Books
1   Kowalski, Tadeusz: Język karaimski
2   Kowalski, Tadeusz: Karaimische Texte im Dialekt von Tróki. Eingeleitet, erläutert und mit einem karaimisch-polnisch-deutschen Glossar versehen/Teksty karaimskie w narzeczu Trockiem [...]
3   Mardkowicz, A.: Karai sez bitigi
4   Musaev, K. M.: Grammatika karaimskogo jazyka. Fonetika i morfologija.




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