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n. - The Uralic languages spoken by certain people in northwestern Siberia.

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  • Note that Juha Janhunen would reconstruct these a little differently based on his intriguing comparisons with Samoyedic and quite frankly I prefer his system.
  • :) Here you go: apparently, "Samoyed" as a dog name came up b / c the various nomadic & reindeer herding peoples of Russia were / are 'Samoyedic' peoples and they were...
  • Mongolian, Tungusian, Samoyedic); the South-Asiatic family (Chinese,
  • Tungusic, Mongolic, Turkic, Samoyedic, and Finnic, together with the languages of Siam, the Malay islands, Tibet, and Southern India. for more
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