Middle Turkic languages

900s–1500s phase of the Turkic languages / From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Dear Wikiwand AI, let's keep it short by simply answering these key questions:

Can you list the top facts and stats about Middle Turkic languages?

Summarize this article for a 10 years old


Middle Turkic refers to a phase in the development of the Turkic language family, covering much of the Middle Ages (c. 900–1500 CE). In particular the term is used by linguists to refer to a group of Karluk and Oghuz and related languages spoken during this period in Central Asia, Iran, and other parts of the Middle East controlled by the Seljuk Turks.

Quick facts: Middle Turkic, Region, Era, Language family, ...
Middle Turkic
RegionCentral Asia
Erac. 900–1500 CE
Language codes
ISO 639-3xqa Karakhanid
qjj Middle Turkish
 xqa Karakhanid