Language details

KARATA Links (4)   Books (1)   
Alternative names: KARATIN, KIRDI, KARATAI
Number of speakers: 6.000 (1992)
Language Code: KPT
In language groups: NORTH-EAST CAUCASIAN » AVARO-ANDI-DIDO » ANDI
Spoken in: Dagestan, Respublika/RUSSIAN FEDERATION [Details]
Description:

Karata has about 6.000 speakers, who live in the mountainous south of the Dagestan Republic in southern Russia.

Karata belongs to the Andi subbranch of the Northeast Caucasian language family.

Main dialects are Tokita and Anchix.

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Links
1   Bibliographical Guide of Karata
http://www.tooyoo.l.u-tokyo.ac.jp/Russia/bibl/Karata.html
2   Karata Sample Text
http://titus.fkidg1.uni-frankfurt.de/texte/caucasica/karata/krt2.htm
3   The Consonant System of Karata
http://titus.fkidg1.uni-frankfurt.de/didact/caucasus/nekklaut.htm#karata
4   The Karatas
http://www.eki.ee/books/redbook/karatas.shtml

Books
1   Kurayeva M. N.: Соматическая фразеология каратинского языка: Автореф. дис... канд. филол. наук. (Somatic phraseology of Karata language, Ph.D. thesis)




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