Language details

LAK Links (3)   Materials (6)   
Alternative names: LAKI, KAZIKUMUKHTSY
Number of speakers: 130.000
Language Code: LBE
In language groups: NORTH-EAST CAUCASIAN » LAK-DARGWA
Spoken in: AZERBAIJAN [Details], GEORGIA [Details], KAZAKHSTAN [Details], KYRGYZSTAN [Details], Dagestan, Respublika/RUSSIAN FEDERATION [Details], TAJIKISTAN [Details], TURKEY [Details], TURKMENISTAN [Details], UKRAINE [Details], UZBEKISTAN [Details]
Description:

Lak is spoken by about 130.000 people. The vast majority of the speakers live in the mountainous south of the Dagestan Republic in southern Russia. The rest live scattered in Azerbaijan, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkey, Turkmenistan,... [more ...]


Links
1   Database Query to Lak Etymology
http://starling.rinet.ru/cgi-bin/startq.cgi?flags=eygtnnl&basename=%5Cdata%5Ccauc%5Claket
2   Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures
http://humanities.uchicago.edu/depts/slavic/papers.html
3   The Consonant System of Lak
http://titus.fkidg1.uni-frankfurt.de/didact/caucasus/nekklaut.htm#lak

Materials
1  Assertive Verb Forms in Lak
2  Ga in Lak and the Three "There's": Deixis and Markedness in Daghestan
3  Gender, Class, and Age in the Daghestanian Highlands: Towards a Unified Account of the Morphology of Agreement in Lak
4  Lak Alphabet
5  Lak Substantival Declension: 40 Cases or 50?
6  Status in the Lak Verbal System and its Typological Significance




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