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- proper noun A
language familyspoken in central Siberia.
- proper noun
Proto-Yeniseian: the hypothetical parent language of the Yeniseian language family.
- noun A
memberof the original ethnolinguisticgroup hypothesized to have spoken Proto-Yeniseian.
- adjective Of or relating to the languages comprising the Yeniseian language family, or their speakers.
- adjective Of or relating to the hypothetical parent language of the Yeniseian language family.
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Ket is the sole survivor of an earlier language family called "Yeniseian."
Their work is chronicled in "The Dene-Yeniseian Connection," a publication of the
"Then we can breathe life into the ancestors of the Yeniseian and Na-Dene people," Potter said.
In 2008, Vajda aired his hypothesis at a Dene-Yeniseian Symposium in Alaska organized by
Vajda's 67-page article is featured in "The Dene-Yeniseian Connection," a new joint publication of the University of Alaska Fairbanks Department of Anthropology and the
Dene-Yeniseian Connection, "a just-released joint publication of the University of Alaska