Khotanese


Khotanese
An extinct Indo-Iranian language formerly spoken in the Kingdom of Khotan.

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  • Khotanese — Kho·ta·nese (kō tə nēzʹ, nēsʹ) n. A Middle Iranian language preserved in Buddhist and secular documents from eastern Chinese Turkistan that date from about the fifth through the tenth century A.D.   [AfterKhotan, ancient kingdom centered around… …   Universalium

  • Khotanese — ISO 639 3 Code : kho ISO 639 2/B Code : kho ISO 639 2/T Code : kho ISO 639 1 Code : Scope : Individual Language Type : Ancient …   Names of Languages ISO 639-3

  • khotanese — kho·ta·nese …   English syllables

  • khotanese — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Khotanese language — Infobox Language familycolor= name=Khotanese nativename= familycolor=Indo European states=Kingdom of Khotan (Xinjiang today) region=Eastern Europe extinct=10th century A.D. fam1=Indo European fam2=Indo Iranian languages fam3=Iranian fam4=Middle… …   Wikipedia

  • KHO — Khotanese (Regional » Language Codes (3 Letters)) * Khoka Moya, South Africa (Regional » Airport Codes) …   Abbreviations dictionary

  • Iranian languages — Major subgroup of the Indo Iranian branch of the Indo European language family. Iranian languages are probably spoken by more than 80 million people in southwestern and southern Asia. Only two Old Iranian languages are known, Avestan and Old… …   Universalium

  • Sanghata Sutra — The Sanghata Sutra (Ārya Sanghāta Sūtra) is a Mahāyāna Buddhist scripture widely circulated in northwest India and Central Asia.History and BackgroundAlthough the Sanghāta circulated first in Sanskrit, it was subsequently translated into all the… …   Wikipedia

  • Kingdom of Khotan — Infobox Former Country native name = conventional long name = Kingdom of Khotan common name = Kingdom of Khotan| continent = Asia region = Central Asia country = China status = Empire government type = Monarchy| year start = 56 year end = 1006 |… …   Wikipedia

  • Hotan — The oasis town of Hotan or Hetian ( ug. خوتەن|Xoten|Hotǝn, zh cp|c=和田 |p=Hétián, formerly: zh stp|s=和阗 |t=和闐 |p=Hétián; also spelled Khotan ). [The official spelling is Hotan according to Zhōngguó dìmínglù 中国地名录 (Beijing, Zhōngguó dìtú chūbǎnshè… …   Wikipedia


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