Yurats language

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Yurats
Native to Russia
Extinct early 19th century
Uralic
Language codes
ISO 639-3 rts (proposed[1])
Glottolog tund1255[1]
fore1266[2]

Yurats (Yurak) was a Samoyedic language spoken in the Siberian tundra west of the Yenisei River. It became extinct in the early 19th century. Yurats was probably either a transitional variety connecting the Nenets and Enets languages of the Samoyedic family, or an archaic dialect of Enets.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "Yurats". Glottolog 2.2. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. 
  2. ^ Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "Yurats". Glottolog 2.2. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. 
  3. ^ Janhunen, Juha (1977). Samojedischer Wortschatz. Castreanumin toimitteita 17. Helsinki. p. 8. ISBN 951-45-1161-1. ISSN 0355-0141.  |

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