Language details

HUNZIB Links (2)   Materials (1)   Books (2)   
Alternative names: GUNZIB, XUNZAL, KHUNZALY, KHUNZAL, ENZEB
Number of speakers: 2.000 (1995)
Language Code: HUZ
In language groups: NORTH-EAST CAUCASIAN » AVARO-ANDI-DIDO » DIDO
Spoken in: Dagestan, Respublika/RUSSIAN FEDERATION [Details]
Description:

Hunzib is spoken by 7.000 people in the mountainous south of the Dagestan Republic in southern Russia.

Hunzib belongs to the Dido subbranch of the Northeast Caucasian language family.

Hunzib is an oral language.

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Links
1   Bibliographical Guide of Hunzib
http://www.tooyoo.l.u-tokyo.ac.jp/Russia/bibl/Hunzib.html
2   The Hunzibs
http://www.eki.ee/books/redbook/hunzibs.shtml

Materials
1  Hunzib Alphabet

Books
1   Hamzatov, M.-R. E.: Фонетика гунзибского языка. Автореф. дис... канд. филол. наук (Phonetics of Hunzib language, Ph.D. thesis)
2   Van den Berg, Helma: A grammar of Hunzib.




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