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Tatar language

Tatar language (Татар теле, Tatar tele) is a Turkic language.

It is the official language of the Republic of Tatarstan, and is also spoken Siberia as well as in China, Turkey, Ukraine and all over Central Asia.

There are approximately 7 million native speakers around the world. Until 2000 it was written in modified Cyrillic script. Transition to modified Latin should be complete in 2011.

See also: Tatars