The Kartvelian language family consists of four closely related languages: Svan (ლუშნუ ნინ, lušnu nin ), with approximately 35,000–40,000 native speakers in Georgia, mainly in the northwestern... Georgian-Zan (also called Karto-Zan ) Georgian (ქართული ენა, kartuli ena) with approximately 4 million ...
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The Kartvelian languages are a language family. They are spoken in Georgia. The main language in the family is Georgian. There are two branches of Kartvelian languages: the Karto-Zan languages and the Svan language. There are around 5.2 million speakers of Kartvelian languages. References
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Svans, Lazs, Megrels are ethnic Georgians, ethnographic groups of Georgian people. Svan, Laz and Megrelian are parts of Kartvelian (Georgian) language group of the Iberian-Caucasian language family, dialects of old Georgian language. Native language for all Georgians (all ethnographic groups of Georgian people) is a GEORGIAN LANGUAGE.
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The Kartvelian languages are a language family indigenous to the South Caucasus and spoken primarily in Georgia, with large groups of native speakers in Russia, Iran, the United States, Europe, Israel, and northeastern parts of Turkey. There are approximately 5.2 million speakers of Kartvelian languages worldwide. The Kartvelian family is not known to be related to any other language family, making it one of the world's primary language families. The first literary source in a Kartvelian languag
In Fleming's model, Borean includes ten different groups: Afrasian (his term for Afroasiatic), Kartvelian, Dravidian, a group comprising Sumerian, Elamitic, and some other extinct languages of the ancient Near East, Eurasiatic (a proposal of Joseph Greenberg that includes Indo-European, Uralic, Altaic, and several other language families ...
Mar 20, 2020 · The Kartvelian language family consists of four closely related languages: Svan (ლუშნუ ნინ, lušnu nin ), with approximately 35,000–40,000 native speakers in Georgia, mainly in the northwestern... Georgian-Zan (also called Karto-Zan) Georgian (ქართული ენა, kartuli ena) with approximately 4 million ...