Language details

KUMYK Links (6)   Materials (1)   Books (2)   
Alternative names: KUMUK, KUMUKLAR, KUMYKI
Number of speakers: 282.500 (1993)
Language Code: KSK
In language groups: ALTAIC » TURKIC » WESTERN TURKIC » PONTO-CASPIAN
Spoken in: KAZAKHSTAN [Details], Dagestan, Respublika/RUSSIAN FEDERATION [Details], TURKEY [Details]
Description:

Kumyk is spoken by less than 300.000 people. The vast majority of the speakers live in the Republic of Dagestan (Russia). Small communities are reported to dwell in Kazakhstan and Turkey.

Kumyk is a member of the Turkic branch of the Altaic... [more ...]


Links
1   Alphabet of Kumyk
http://www.evertype.com/alphabets/kumyk.pdf
2   Dagestan and the Kumyk People
http://cpekacar.sitemynet.com/anadagkum.htm
3   Ethnic Groups: Kumyk
http://www.nupi.no/cgi-win/Russland/etnisk_b.exe?Kumyk
4   Kumyk Alphabets
http://cpekacar.sitemynet.com/kumalfa.htm
5   Kumyk Language Map
http://www.largeformatcomputing.com/resource/turkic/kumyk.htm
6   The Lord's Prayer in Kumyk Language
http://198.62.75.1/www1/pater/JPN-kumyk.html

Materials
1  The Alphabet of the Kumyk Language

Books
1   Bammatova, Z. Z.: Russko-kumykski slovar', pod redakciej
2   Dmitriev, N. K.: Grammatika kumyksogo jazyka




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