Language details

KABARDIAN Links (6)   Examples (3)   Materials (1)   Books (15)   
Alternative names: BESLENEI, UPPER CIRCASSIAN, EAST CIRCASSIAN, KABARDINO-CHERKES, KABARDO-CHERKES
Number of speakers: 647.000
Language Code: KAB
In language groups: NORTH-WEST CAUCASIAN » CIRCASSIAN
Spoken in: Kabardino-Balkarskaya Respublika/RUSSIAN FEDERATION [Details], Karachayevo-Cherkesskaya Respublika/RUSSIAN FEDERATION [Details], SAUDI ARABIA [Details], Kayseri/TURKEY [Details]
Description:

Kabardian is spoken by less than 650.000 people. Less than 450.000 speakers live in southern Russia, more precisely in the Kabardian-Balkar Republic and the Karachay-Circassian Republic and in the Stavropol region. Some speakers dwell in the Krasnodar... [more ...]


Links
1   Alphabet and Fairy Tales
http://jurthasan.chat.ru/FAM.HTM
2   Kabardian and Vowelless Languages
http://ccat.sas.upenn.edu/~haroldfs/540/handouts/ussr/kabardn.html
3   On Root and Subordinate Clause Structure in Kabardian
http://www.ling.lu.se/disseminations/pdf/44/Kumakhov_Vamling.pdf
4   Swadesh Word List of Kabardian
http://www.rosettaproject.org:8080/live/search/contribute/swadesh/view?ethnocode=KAB
5   The Consonant System of Kabardian
http://titus.fkidg1.uni-frankfurt.de/didact/caucasus/nwkklaut.htm
6   The Vowel System of Kabardian
http://titus.fkidg1.uni-frankfurt.de/didact/caucasus/kaukvok.htm#Kabardian

Examples
1  Dictionary Page
2  First Verses from the Gospel of John in Kabardian (1)
3  First Verses from the Gospel of John in Kabardian (2)

Materials
1  Karbardian Alphabet

Books
1   Abitov, M.L., et al.: Grammatika Kabardino-Cherkesskogo Literaturnogo Jazyka
2   Balint, G.: Dictionarium kabardico-hungaro-latinum
3   Colarusso, John: A Grammar of the Kabardian Language
4   Emouzov, A. G.: English-Kabardian-Russian Phraseological Dictionary. Second Edition
5   Jaimoukha, A. M.: Kabardian-English Dictionary
6   Kardanov, Buba M. (ed.): Kabardian-Russian Dictionary
7   Kuipers, A. H.: A Contribution to the Analysis ot the Qabardian Language.
8   Kuipers, A. H.: A Dictionary of Proto-Circassian Roots
9   Kuipers, A. H.: Phoneme and Morpheme in Kabardian
10   Paris, Catherine: Le système du Tcherkesse à travers ses dialectes: Phonologie, Synatxe, Lexique (Thèse d’État)
11   Siqun, H.: Dictionary of inverted (Karbadian) words
12   Siqun, Hasan and Talostan, Hashem : Dictionary of Kabardian Antonyms
13   Smeets, Rieks: Morphologie Tcherkesse: La Categorie de Possesion II: Les Dialectes, les Origines
14   Uriss, H. Sch. and Zakhuokh, L. H. : Kabardian Orthographical Dictionary
15   Zakhuokh, Leewan: Kabardian and Cherkess Orthographical Dictionary for Students




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