Assan language

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Native to Russia
Ethnicity Asan people
Extinct 19th Century
  • Yeniseian
    • Southern Yeniseian
      • Kott–Assan
        • Assan
Language codes
ISO 639-3 xss
Linguist list
Glottolog assa1266[1]

Assan (Russian: Ассанский язык) was a Yeniseian language which became extinct in the 19th century. It was closely related to the Kott language.

External links[edit]


  1. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin; Bank, Sebastian, eds. (2016). "Assan". Glottolog 2.7. Jena: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History. 
  • Vajda, Edward J.: The Kets and Their Language. Mother Tongue IV, 1998.