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Definition of the noun caucasian language
What does caucasian language mean as a name of something?
- a number of languages spoken in the Caucasus that are unrelated to languages spoken elsewhere
- lexical domain: Communicative Processes - nouns denoting communicative processes and contents
- synonym of Caucasian language: Caucasian
- more generic terms: natural language / tongue = a human written or spoken language used by a community
- more specific words:
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by Larry Trask
The bestknown Caucasian language is the Kartvelian language Georgian. causative A construction which expresses thenotion “make somebodydo something”. The sentenceI washedthe car has a correspondingcausative Lisa made mewash ...
Europe by Timothy Rice, James Porter, Chris Goertzen
The Caucasian language family includes Abkhazian (in Georgia), Adighian, Chechen, Ingushian, and an array ...
by Hadumod Bussmann
References => applicational- generative model Georgian Largest South Caucasian language with 3.5 million ...
Dictionary of Languages (1998)
The Definitive Reference to More Than 400 Languages by Andrew Dalby
The Kartvelian or South Caucasian language family includes GEORGIAN (see map there), Svan (35,000 speakers in Georgia), MINGRF.UAN and Laz. For Nakh or North Central Caucasian see map at CHECHEN. North West Caucasian ...
Encyclopedia of the Stateless Nations: Ethnic and National Groups Around the World A-Z [4 Volumes] (2002)
by James B. Minahan
LANGUAGE AND RELIGION: The language of the Kabards, called Upper or Eastern Circassian, is a North Caucasian language of ...
by P.H. Matthews
Abkhaz North West *Caucasian language, ...
by Joseph R. Rudolph Jr.
The Abkhaz speak a Caucasian language and, like the Georgians, are among the original inhabitants of the region. The Ossets are from an Iranian language group that arrived in the North Caucasus region during the Middle Ages and in the ...
The Black Sea Encyclopedia (2014)
by Sergei R. Grinevetsky, Igor S. Zonn, Sergei S. Zhiltsov, Aleksey N. Kosarev, Andrey G. Kostianoy
The Abazin Language belongs to the Abkhaz-Adyg group of the North- Caucasian language family. Ancestors of A. were the neighbors of closely-related Abkhazians and apparently by the end of the first millennium were partly assimilated by ...
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