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Published by Arkona in Aarhus [Klostergade 33] Postbox 285, 8100 C .
Written in English


  • Eskimo languages -- Foreign elements -- Congresses.,
  • Aleut language -- Foreign elements -- Congresses.

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Statementedited by Bjarne Basse & Kirsten Jensen ; [translations, Mirja Azeem ; photos, Jørn Therkildsen].
ContributionsBasse, Bjarne., Jensen, Kirsten., Aarhus, Denmark. Universitet. Afdeling for grønlandsk.
LC ClassificationsPM61 .E8 1979
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Pagination200 p. :
Number of Pages200
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4179608M
ISBN 108787044153
LC Control Number80457421

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Notes [1] In spite of the controversy surrounding the term "Eskimo," I use it because the snow example is almost always attributed to "the Eskimo language," undifferentiated as to which of the six languages and numerous dialects is intended.[2] Boas's qana is probably qannik or qanik, piqsirpoq is a verb meaning "there is a snowstorm," and dialect information would be needed to assess the word   Greenlandic can be divided into three dialects. Kalaallisut or, in English, Greenlandic, is the standard dialect and official language of standard national language is now taught to all Greenlanders in school, regardless of their native dialect. It is related to reflects almost exclusively the language of western Greenland and has borrowed a great deal of Eskimo languages are often claimed to be tenseless ((Nowak, ) for Baffin Island and Arctic Quebec Inuktitut, (Shaer, ) and (Bittner, to appear) for West Greenlandic).).   This is a partial list of natural languages, arranged alphabetically. Contents: Top - A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z