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Definition of the noun Adyghe
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- A Northwest Caucasian language spoken in the Republic of Adygea, in the Russian Federation, also known as West Circassian.
Adyghe a.k.a. Adyghe Language: Adyghe, also known as West Circassian, is one of the two official languages of the Republic of Adygea in the Russian Federation, the other being Russian. It is spoken by various tribes of the Adyghe people: Abzekh, Adamey, Bzhedug; Hatuqwai, Temirgoy, Mamkhegh; Natekuay, Shapsug; Zhaney, Yegerikuay, each with its own dialect. The language is referred to by its speakers as Adygebze or Adəgăbză, and alternatively spelled in English as Adygean, Adygeyan or Adygei. The literary language is based on the Temirgoy dialect.
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by Edward Keenan, Denis Paperno
Adyghe is a polysynthetic language with extremely rich verbal morphology. The predicate has obligatory prefixal agreement with Oblique and Absolutive arguments (3rd person Absolutive agreement markers are null, though). Additionally ...
by Stela Manova
' Second, Adyghe is a highly polysynthetic language, which means ...
Diagnosing Syntax (2013)
by Lisa Lai-Shen Cheng, Norbert Corver
Adyghe subject-to-subject raising Adyghe is a Northwest Caucasian language spoken by approximately 500,000 people in Russia, Turkey, Iraq, and Syria (Lewis 2009). It is most closely related to Kabardian. Together, the two languages ...
The Black Sea Encyclopedia (2014)
by Sergei R. Grinevetsky, Igor S. Zonn, Sergei S. Zhiltsov, Aleksey N. Kosarev, Andrey G. Kostianoy
The Adyghe people, sometimes known as Circassians, ...
Encyclopedia of the Stateless Nations: Ethnic and National Groups Around the World A-Z [4 Volumes] (2002)
by James B. Minahan
Adyghe;. Adyghei;. Adygei;. Adijei;. West. Circassians. POPULATION: Approximately (2002e) 131,000 Adyge in Russia, mainly in the Adyge Republic of the Russian Federation and the adjoining Krasnodar Territory. A large Adyge population, ...
by Carl Skutsch
and Cherkess speak one and the same KabardianCherkess language, Adyghe and Shapsugs speak the Adyghe language, Karachays andBalkars speak the KarachayBalkar language, Tatars, Siberian Tatars (the latter consider themselves ...
Ethnic and National Groups around the World by James B. Minahan
Proposed State Respublika Adyghe Heku (Republic of Circassia) The ancestors of the Circassians are believed to have been a group of Caucasian tribes that originated in the Kuban Basin in southwestern Russia before the sixth century BCE.
by P. H. Matthews
North West Caucasian includes *Abkhaz, West Circassian (Adyghe), and East Circassian (Kabardian), and is separated by Ossetic, which is *Iranian, from North Central Caucasian (*Chechén, Ingush) and North East Caucasian (in terms of ...
by Azim Nanji
DAGHISTAN, Adyghe and Karachai Cherkess) and in the republics of ...
by Carl Waldman, Catherine Mason
North-West (Abkhazo-Adygheian) ABKHAZ-ABAZIN (ABKHAZ-ABAZA) KABARDIAN (UPPER CIRCASSIAN) KIAKH (LOWER CIRCASSIAN; ADYGHE) UBYK SOUTH CAUCASIC (SOUTH CAUCASIAN; ...
A Dictionary of Language (2001)
by David Crystal
Ahkhaz: Ahkhaz; Georgia Accadian: Akkadian Achehuese; Achinese Achinese: Achinese; Indonesia Acholi: Acholi; Lango; Nilo-5aharan Adyge: Adygey Adygey: Adygey; Jordan; 5yria; Turkey Adyghe: Adygey Afar: Djihouti; Ethiopia Afghan: ...
by Christopher Moseley
employing it in wordsderiving from Russian,hence the language names Adyge, Agul, Dagur,Godoberi, Khinalug, Lezgian, Negidal, Nogay, Udege, Uygur, Yugand Yukagir insteadof 'Adyghe', etc.,Kirghiz being an established exception.
by James Minahan
Adygeny; Adyghe; Adyghei; Adygei; Adijei; West Circassians Afarafs; Afar Af; Denakils; Dankalians; Denkels; Adals ...
West Circassian (Adyghe) East Circassian (Kabardian) C. Nakh-Daghestanian (a) Nakh (North Central Caucasian) Chechen Ingush Bats (Ts'ova Tush) (b) Daghestanian ...
by Facts On File, Incorporated
(Adiga, Adyghe) The Circassians originated in the northwest Caucasus on the eastern shores of the Black Sea, but historically many have become dispersed throughout the Middle East and North Africa. The origins of the Circassians can be ...
A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and General Literature ... in Thirty Volumes with New American Supplement
Tcherkess: see Adyghe. Tcherkesses: see Circassians. Tcherkess-Kerman 6 587b. Tcherkest (Cherkest) 34 38 E2. Tchermuk : see Chermuk.
Constituting in Combination with the Existing Volumes of the Ninth Edition, the Tenth Edition of that Work, and Also Supplying a New, Distinctive, and Independent Library of Reference Dealing with Recent Events and Developments
Tcherkess: see Adyghe.
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