New PDF release: A Historical Dictionary of Yukaghir (Trends in Linguistics.

By Irina Nikolaeva

ISBN-10: 3110186896

ISBN-13: 9783110186895

Tundra and Kolyma Yukaghir are hugely endangered languages spoken within the severe North-East of Siberia and customarily thought of unrelated to different language households. This dictionary is the 1st really entire resource of data at the Yukaghir lexicon. It provides in comparative layout all recognized lexemes from all identified types of Yukaghir, either glossy and extinct. in response to this fabric it presents a reconstruction of the typical ancestor of the various forms of Yukaghir, which has no longer formerly been tried. The dictionary additionally indicates etymologies for plenty of Yukaghir phrases and comprises attainable cognates from different languages, often Uralic and Altaic.

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