uygh1240 (Eastern Karluk (Uyghur))
uzbe1247 (Western Karluk (Uzbek))
Western Karluk Eastern Karluk
The Karluk (Qarluk) Turkic, Uyghuric Turkic or Southeastern Common Turkic languages, also referred to as the Karluk languages, are a sub-branch of the Turkic language family. Many Middle Turkic works were written in these languages. The language of the Kara-Khanid Khanate was known as Turki, Kashgari, or Khaqani. The language of the Chagatai Khanate was the Chagatai language. Karluk Turkic was spoken in the Kara-Khanid Khanate, Chagatai Khanate, Yarkent Khanate, and the Uzbek speaking Khanate of Bukhara, Emirate of Bukhara, Khanate of Khiva, and Kokand Khanate.
- Uzbek - 27 million speakers
- Uyghur - 25 million speakers
- Chagatai †
- Äynu - 6,600 speakers
- Karakhanid †
- Ili Turki - 120 speakers
- Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Eastern Karluk (Uyghur)". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.
- Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Western Karluk (Uzbek)". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.
- 1000 languages: living, endangered, and lost. By Peter K. Austin
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