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Indigenous Minority Languages of Russia

Kaitag: Bibliographical guide


About the Kaitag language

Kaitag belongs to the North-Caucasian genetic family, the Nakh-Daghestanian (East Caucasian) group, the Dargwa subgroup

Where the speakers live

In the Republic of Daghestan the Kaitags live in the Kaitag district in 36 villages: Madzhalis (the administrative centre of the district), Barshamaj, Karacan, Varsit, Ahmedkent, Dzhavgat, Dzhibakhni, Kuladzha, Lisha, Kerki, Chumly, Jangikent. Some villages (Madzhalis, Chumly, Jangikent) have mixed population (Kaitags and Kumyks).

TEACHING MATERIALS

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BASIC DESCRIPTIVE STUDIES

BASIC SOCIOLINGUISTIC STUDIES


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