Kyrgyzstan tours:

Language in Kyrgyzstan


When you travel in Kyrgyzstan, you will get know about Kyrgyz language! It is important to note that, Kyrgyz language belongs to the Turkic languages. In the course of a tour in Kyrgyzstan, you will see the first alphabet - the Orhon -Yenisey script or Turkic Runic script. Travelling in Kyrgyzstan, you will hear a short history about Arabic alphabet, which was followed by Kyrgyz due to Islamic connection. Over the time, they borrowed a Latin alphabet in 1927 and later replaced by the Cyrillic alphabet, adding few additional sounds which does not exist in Russian language. In the course of a tour in Kyrgyzstan, you will find the Cyrillic alphabet famous! You already know that, Kyrgyz is considered to be the official language of Kyrgyzstan. During your tour in Kyrgyzstan, you will find several dialects, which are different from each other. There are northern, spoken in the Chui, Issyk Kul valleys as well as Bishkek and southern, spoken by the Kyrgyz in the Ferghana valley. Tours in Kyrgyzstan will inform you about Uzbek community. They brought up a great contribution of some common words. In the course of your tours in Kyrgyzstan, you will find Russian language, which is considered to be the language of trade.