C.Th. Hasselblatt C.Th.Hasselblatt at let.rug.nl
Wed Apr 7 13:25:40 UTC 1999

Date sent:      	Wed, 7 Apr 1999 11:35:12 +0100
To:             	ura-list at helsinki.fi
From:           	Michael Everson <everson at indigo.ie>
Subject:        	Re: Urmukki?

> Klaas said:
> >With "Ourmouk" as the only hint in your question I find it impossible to
> >answer. You should give some more information (if you have any). A short
> >look into the literature I have did not give any result. Saying this I do
> >not claim that the possible language in question does not exist.
> It reminds me of Kalmuk, a Turkic language. It also reminds me of Gurmukhi,
> the name of the script used to write Punjabi.
> --
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I propose it to be a simple spelling mistake, it should be Udmurt,
nothing else...

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