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Indigenous Minority Languages of Russia

Nanai: Bibliographical guide


About the Nanai language

Southern (Amur, or Nanai) subgroup of Tungus branch of the Manchu-Tungus language family, which belongs to Altaic languages.

Where the speakers live

Nanai is spoken in the Khabarovsk territory in the districts of Khabarovskiy Selskiy («Rural»), Nani, Solnechny, Komsomolsk, Amur and Ulcha; in the Primorye territory in the districts of Pozharskiy, Yakovlevskiy, Kirovskiy, Chuguyevskiy and Olginskiy and in the Poronay district of the Sakhalin region of Russia. As other countries are concerned, Nanai is spoken in the province of Kheyluntzyan in the North-East of China.

TEACHING MATERIALS

BASIC DESCRIPTIVE STUDIES

Dialects
Dictionaries
Texts

BASIC SOCIOLINGUISTIC STUDIES


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