Uyghur national language and Uyghur as a Second Language
Uyghur speaking countries include both countries with Uyghur national language and Uyghur as a second language. Check if Uyghur language is one of the Most Spoken Languages.
- Uyghur is national language of China.
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Second Language is a non-native language of the speaker, but used in the locality of that person.
- Uyghur is not spoken as second language.
The Uyghur countries mentioned under Uyghur Speaking countries are the countries where majority of people speak Uyghur language.
Uyghur as minority language
Countries with Uyghur as minority language are also included in Uyghur speaking countries.
- Uyghur is spoken as minority language in Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan.
Along with Uyghur speaking countries check out Uyghur speaking population. The language spoken by minority of the population of a territory is called minority language.
- Continent wise Uyghur speaking countries mainly lie in Asia.
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Uyghur Regulator and Facts
Many world languages have one or more language regulators. The bodies that regulate standard languages are usually called language academies. Official organizations that regulate Uyghur language are Uyghur regulators. Uyghur is regulated by Working Committee of Ethnic Language and Writing of Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region. The regulatory bodies of Uyghur lie in Uyghur speaking countries. Some of the interesting facts of Uyghur:
- Uyghur language has large quantity of loan words from Persian, Russian and Chinese.
- Uyghur was originally written with the Orkhon Alphabets.
The Uyghur language is derived from Gokturk Language and is closely related to Uzbek Language.