Chukchi

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Synonyms for Chukchi

a member of an indigenous people living on the Chukchi Peninsula

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an indigenous and isolated language of unknown origin spoken by the Chukchi that is pronounced differently by men and women

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Inverse verb forms in Siberia: Evidence from Chukchee, Koryak, and Kamchadal.
Descuellan por orden de publicacion los trabajos de Arnold Van Gennep: De l' emploi du mot 'chamanisme, 1903 y de Waldemar Bogoras: The chukchee, 1904)) y especialmente desde el trabajo pionero de S.
Toda Javanese Abipon Males more prominent Nama Japanese or women restricted in Hottentot Gilyak religious rituals Konso Chukchee Bemba Yanamano Hadza Saramacca Kikuyu Tupinamba Tallensi Shavante Massa Cayua N.
The 54 languages include the following: Abaza, Aghul, Akhvakh, Aleut, Alutor, Andi, Archi, Bagvalal, Bezhta, Botlikh, Chamalal, Chukchee, Chulym, Dolgan, Enets, Even, Evenki, Godoberi, Hinukh, Hunzib, Itelmen, Izhorian, Kaitag, Karata, Kerek, Ket, Khanty, Khvarshi, Koryak, Kubachi, Mansi, Nanai, Negidal, Nenets, Nganasan, Nivkh, Oroch, Orok, Rutul, Sami, Selkup, Shor, Tat, Tindi, Tofa, Tsakhur, Tsez, Udege, Ulchi, Vepsian, Votian, Yug, Yukaghir, and Yupik.
20] As they have pointed out, eme-sal and the Chukchee women's language share some important features, since both are based chiefly on consonant substitution.