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The Turfan dialect of Uyghur.

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The Turfan dialect of Uyghur.

Yakup, Abdurishid.

Harrassowitz

2005

488 pages

$98.00

Hardcover

Turcologica; v.63

PL54

Drawing on fieldwork between 1990 and 2000, Yakup presents a synchronic description of the phonology, morphology, and lexicon of that dialect of modern Uyghur, a Turkic language, spoken in the Turfan region of the present Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region of China. He also includes a rather large corpus of texts with facing English translation, and a dialect vocabulary, but no index.

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