Results for: Altaic

In Languages and Cultures

What is an altaic language?

An Altaic language is one of a family of languages used in Asia and southeastern Europe - the name comes from the Altai mountains. These include Turkic, Mongolian, Tungusic an (MORE)
In South Korea

Are there still Altaic people in Korea?

Altaic is a proposed linguistic classification that includes, in its Macro-Altaic form, the Turkic, Mongolic, and Tungusic languages, and at times Koreanic and Japonic, the fo (MORE)
In Languages and Cultures

Is there an Altaic language family?

That is controversial, but there is. Altaic is a proposed language family that includes the Turkic, Mongolic, Tungusic, and Japonic language families and the Korean language. (MORE)