Mongolic language


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Noun1.Mongolic language - a family of Altaic language spoken in MongoliaMongolic language - a family of Altaic language spoken in Mongolia
Altaic language, Altaic - a group of related languages spoken in Asia and southeastern Europe
Kalka, Khalka, Khalkha - the language of the Khalkha that is the official language of the Mongolian People's Republic
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It is probable that the Manchu form is a loan from some Mongolic language.
Many minorities maintain oral traditions of significant history and size, including the Dongxiang, whose Mongolic language has 500,000 speakers, and Hani, a Tibeto-Burman language whose oral tradition tells of an ancient orthography that was lost over the course of their migration to Yunnan.
We argue, to the contrary, that the presence of reduplication in Oroqen is the result of borrowing, most likely from a Mongolic language.