Khanty


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a member of the nomadic Ugrian people living in northwestern Siberia (east of the Urals)

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a Ugric language (related to Hungarian) spoken by the Ostyak

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Within this large expanse, three separate areas can be identified where grammaticalized evidentiality can be found in verb forms: the Baltic region (Estonian, Livonian), the Volga-Kama region (Komi, Udmurt, Mari), and northwestern Siberia (Northern Khanty and Mansi, Nenets, Enets, Selkup).
Although the grammatical marking of evidentiality can be found in the northern dialects of Khanty and Mansi, no such category appeared in the grammars written about these languages until the 1980s, nor was the phenomenon described by another name.
In a thorough discussion of the subject (Nikolaeva 1999a: 132), she proposed the following schema to illustrate Khanty verb conjugation:
This study draws on 20 years of fieldwork, as well as ethnohistory, politics, and economics, to examine the changes in the lives of the indigenous Siberian Khanty people and how these changes parallel the social, cultural, and political transformations that swept Russia during the 20th century.
Actualmente los khanty cuentan con apenas 21 mil personas y los mansi con 9 mil.
Jerimey Ipin, a native Khanty and a regional head of Save Yugra, questions the wisdom of introducing tundra reindeer into a forest area.
Andrei Moldanov, a Khanty herder from Numto, told me that he still had five tundra reindeer that he received in 1998.
In "Old Man Moon" Aipin presents the Khanty legend explaining why the moon waxes and wanes in regular intervals.
In one chapter, an old herdsman, Demyan, responds to a young girl's assertion that the old ways of the Khanty must have been boring and joyless.
The official, who in the system of Khanty taboos is called "Bloody Eye" or "the One with the Little Rifle" because of the executions he performs in the village, tries to extort gold from an impoverished old man, who before the revolution once owned large herds of reindeer.
99% stake in local Bank of Khanty Mansiysk, the latter said as quoted by news agency Prime today.
The deal boosts Nomos Bank's holding in Bank of Khanty Mansiysk to 51.
2% stake in Bank of Khanty Mansiysk by the close of 2011 as part of its sell-off programme, which is currently underway.
15 August 2011 - Russian Bank of Khanty Mansiysk has boosted its holding in local Novosibirsk Municipal Bank to 93.
Specifically, Bank of Khanty Mansiysk purchased 4m Novosibirsk Municipal Bank shares, paying RUB460m (USD16m/EUR11m), Novosibirsk Municipal Bank said on Monday.