Krevinian dialect

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Native to Latvia
Extinct 19th century
Language codes
ISO 639-3 zkv
Glottolog None

Krevinian, or Krevin, is an extinct dialect of the Votic language, spoken in Latvia until the 1800s.[1] It was spoken in the city of Bauske, in Kurland (now spelt Bauska and Courland).[2]


  1. ^ Malte-Brun, Conrad (1829). Universal Geography: Or A Description of All Parts of the World, on a New Plan, According to the Great Natural Divisions of the Globe. A. Finley. p. 64. 
  2. ^ Collinder, Björn (1975). An Introduction to the Uralic Languages. University of California Press. p. 11.