Yugh

Facts

  • Language: Yugh
  • Alternate names: Yug
  • Language code: yuu
  • Language family: Yeniseian
  • Number of speakers: 2 or 3 (Year 1991), now extinct
  • Script: Cyrillic script

Introduction

Yugh is a Yeniseian language, closely related to Ket, formerly spoken by the Yugh people.

The verb

Indicative, Imperative, Irrealis, Exhortative.

Sample Verb Forms

PersonYughEnglish
Sg.1dikuja-syget'I talk
Sg.2gykuja-syget'you talk
Sg.3mdikuja-syget'he talks
Sg.3fdakuja-syget'she talks
Sg.ʌɣynardiʔ!cook!
Pl.ʌɣynardi:n!cook!

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