Meadow Mari language

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Meadow Mari
олык марий, olyk marij
Native toRussia
RegionMariy El Republic
Native speakers
470,000 (2012)[1]
Official status
Recognised minority
language in
Language codes
ISO 639-3mhr
ELPEastern Mari
Eastern Mari is classified as Definitely Endangered by the UNESCO Atlas of the World's Languages in Danger (2010)

Meadow Mari or Meadow-Eastern Mari or Eastern Mari is a standardised dialect of the Mari language used by about half a million people mostly in the European part of the Russian Federation. Meadow Mari, Hill Mari, and Russian are official languages in the Mari El Autonomous Republic of the Russian Federation.[2]


А а Б б В в Г г Д д Е е Ё ё Ж ж
З з И и Й й К к Л л М м Н н Ҥ ҥ
О о Ӧ ӧ П п Р р С с Т т У у Ӱ ӱ
Ф ф Х х Ц ц Ч ч Ш ш Щ щ Ъ ъ Ы ы
Ь ь Э э Ю ю Я я        


  1. ^ Meadow Mari at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015) (subscription required)
  2. ^ University of Graz

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