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Title:Showreel for the deposit of the Beth Qustan Dialect
Documentation of the Beth Qustan Dialect of the Central Neo-Aramaic language, Turoyo
Contributor (consultant):Hazniye Agirman
Hana Demirel
Nazan Akkaya
Description:In this video we see Hazniye, Hana and Nazan, cooking traditional food, and talking about many traditional things in their company.
The Beth Qustan dialect of the Central Neo-Aramaic, Turoyo, which is the language of Tur 'Abdin, South Eastern Turkey, with an estimated 20 families remaining in the village.This project will document socio-cultural practices of the Turoyo speaking community in Tur 'Abdin, focusing on vernacular tales, particularly those that demonstrate cultural interaction between Muslims and Christians, including Muslim visitations to the shrines of Christian saints, and consultation of soothsayers by Christians.
Hazniye was born in the village of Zaz, but married to Suleyman Agirman in Beth Qustan and lived there until 1979, when they imegrated to Germany.
Hana was born in the village of Beth Qustan in 1951 and immegrated to Germany in 1968.
Nazan was born in the village of Beth Qustan in 1964 and immegrated to Germany in 1981.
Identifier (URI):https://lat1.lis.soas.ac.uk/ds/asv?openpath=MPI1044797%23
Publisher:Mikael Oez
SOAS, University of London
Subject:Turoyo language
English language
Subject (ISO639):tru


Archive:  Endangered Languages Archive
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DateStamp:  2017-05-02
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Citation: Hazniye Agirman (consultant); Hana Demirel (consultant); Nazan Akkaya (consultant). 2016-09-04. Mikael Oez.
Terms: area_Asia area_Europe country_GB country_TR iso639_eng iso639_tru

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