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Kerek

An extinct language of Russian Federation (Asia)

ISO 639-3krk

Population  No known speakers. There were 200 to 400 in 1900 but language now has no remaining speakers. Ethnic population: 8.
Region  Cape Navarin; Chukchi villages.
Dialects  Mainypilgino (Majna-Pil’ginskij), Khatyrka (Xatyrskij). Formerly considered a dialect of Chukchi [ckt].
Classification  Chukotko-Kamchatkan, Northern, Koryak-Alyutor
Language use  GIDS 8. Shifted to Chukchi [ckt]. Assimilated into Chukchi.
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