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  • proper n. A language of NW Kashmir, not known to be related to any other language.

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Examples

  • So his involvement in Altaic, Abkhaz-Adyghe, Nakh-Daghestanian, Burushaski and Uralic, while far-reaching, makes sense from his own geographical point-of-view.

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  • PakistanPunjabi 48%, Sindhi 12%, Siraiki (a Punjabi variant) 10%, Pashtu 8%, Urdu (official) 8%, Balochi 3%, Hindko 2%, Brahui 1%, English (official; lingua franca of Pakistani elite and most government ministries), Burushaski and other 8%

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  • Languages: Punjabi 48%, Sindhi 12%, Siraiki (a Punjabi variant) 10%, Pashtu 8%, Urdu (official) 8%, Balochi 3%, Hindko 2%, Brahui 1%, English (official; lingua franca of Pakistani elite and most government ministries), Burushaski and other 8%

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  • Wikipedia also lists “Ainu, Burushaski, and Korean” as other examples of “language isolates”.

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  • English (official and lingua franca of Pakistani elite and most government ministries), Burushaski, and other 8\%

    The 2000 CIA World Factbook

  • He's learning to speak both English and his father's native tongue, Burushaski.

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  • Apart from these political shape of the country, there was an unparalleled development in art and architecture, literature and music, and particularly new social integration took place on the basis of the patronage of local languages, such as Baluchi, Sindhi, Panjabi, Pashto, Kashmiri, Shina and Burushaski.

    Bloggers.Pakistan

  • This certainly needs qualifying (with "theoretically" or the like?), for what are we to do with Burushaski and all the other languages with no known relatives?

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  • (official and lingua franca of Pakistani elite and most government ministries), Burushaski, and other 8\%

    The 2004 CIA World Factbook

  • 1\%, English (official and lingua franca of Pakistani elite and most government ministries), Burushaski, and other 8\%

    The 1999 CIA Factbook

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