";s:4:"text";s:2721:"At best, if the term “Caucasian Languages” is sometimes still used, it is a geographical rather than a linguistic reference. OK, close 0. Main dialects are Temirgoj (or Chemgui), Bezhedukh, Abadzex, Shapsug. Thanks for Sharing! The validity of this larger family is not, however, widely accepted today by linguists. 1. by on June 25, 2020. The Phonological Systems of the Northwest Caucasian Languages and Dialects; Bibliography.\/span>\"@ en\/a> ; \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\n schema:description\/a> \" Perhaps more than any other group of languages those of the Caucasus are famous for their enormous and difficult consonantal systems.
The written standard of Adyghe was created after the October revolution in 1923. The Northwest Caucasian Languages (RLE Linguistics F: World Linguistics) by John Colarusso. Write your review. First it was written with Latin script. Northwest Caucasian Languages: Adyghe Adyghe (Circassian) Alphabet Mediæval Kabardian Alphabet: Kassogian Inscriptions in Kabarda On Root And Subordinate Clause Structure in Kabardian, by Mukhadin Kumakhov and Karina Vamling Information Structure And Clause Combining In Adyghe, by Nina Sumbatova An Ubykh Sampler, by John Colarusso Too Late to Say 'Extinct' In Ubykh, Eyak or Ona; … This hypothetical family consisted of three main branches: the Northeast Caucasian languages, the Northwest Caucasian languages and South Caucasian languages. Adyghe is also called Lower Circassian or Western Circassian.
You submitted the following rating and review. Adyghe together with Kabardian is a member of the Circassian subgroup of the Northwest Caucasian language family. Routledge Library Editions: Linguistics . 0. It is commonly believed that all Caucasian languages have many consonants. We'll publish them on our site once we've reviewed them. The Caucasian languages fall into three typologically well-defined language families: the Northwest Caucasian, or Abkhazo-Adyghian, languages; the Northeast Caucasian, or Nakho-Dagestanian, languages; and the South Caucasian, or Kartvelian, languages (also called Iberian). The Northwest Caucasian languages, also called West Caucasian, Abkhazo-Adyghean, Circassic, or sometimes Pontic (as opposed to Caspian for the Northeast Caucasian languages), are a group of languages spoken in the northwestern Caucasus region,Hoiberg, Dale H. (2010) chiefly in three Russian republics (Adygea, Kabardino-Balkaria, Karachay–Cherkessia), the disputed territory of Abkhazia … Includes the Kabardian language, with one million speakers.