Kazakh

Facts

  • Language: Kazakh
  • Alternate names: Kaisak, Kazak, Kosach, Qazaq
  • Language code: kaz
  • Language family: Altaic, Turkic, Western, Aralo-Caspian
  • Number of speakers: 5290000
  • Script:

Introduction

Kazakh is a language of Kazakhstan. It is spoken in Also in China, Germany, Iran, Kyrgyzstan, Mongolia, Russian Federation, Tajikistan, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, United States, Uzbekistan.

Dialects

Northeastern Kazakh, Southern Kazakh, Western Kazakh. Minor dialect differences.

The Kazakh Verb

Sample Verbs

to bitetɨste-
to blowʤel soq-
to breathedemɑl-
to burnøt qoj-
to buysɑtəp ɑl-
to chewʃɑjnɑ-
to choosesɑjlɑ-
to climbʃəq-
to comekel-
to cookpɨsɨr-
to countsɑnɑ-
to cryʤəlɑ-
to cut, hackkes-
to die, be deadøl-
to digqɑz-
to dreamtyskør-
to drinkɨʃ-
to eatʤe-
to falltys-
to fearqorəq-
to flowɑq-
to flyuʃ-
to growøs-
to hearestɨ-
to hideʤɑsərən-
to hitur-
to holdustɑ-
to huntɑŋ ɑwlɑ-
to killøltɨr-
to know, be knowledgeablebɨl-
to laughkyl-
to lie downʤɑt-
to live, be aliveømɨr syr-
to open, uncoverɑʃu-
to plantek-
to sayɑjt-
to scratchtərnɑ-
to seekør-
to sewtɨg-
to shoottɨj-
to sitotər-
to sleepujəqtɑ-
to sniff, smellɨjɨske-
to spittykɨr-
to splitʤɑr-
to squeezebɑs-
to stab, pierceqɑdɑ-
to standtur-
to stealurlɑ-
to suckjem-
to swellɨs-
to swimmɑlt-
to thinkojlɑ-
to throwlɑqtər-
to tie up, fastenbɑjlɑ-
to turnburəl-
to walkʤyr-
to vomitqus-
to workʤer ʤərt-
to yawnesɨne-