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Chagatai
جغتای <span title="Language abbreviation not recognized by template! transliteration" class="Unicode" style="white-space:normal; text-decoration: none">Jağatāy
RegionCentral Asia
Era15th to early 20th century
Language family
Official status
Official language inChagatai Khanate
Mughal Empire
Qing dynasty
Language codes
ISO 639-2chg
ISO 639-3chg
Linguist Listchg

Chagatai language is one of the extinct Turkic languages spoken in Central Asia. Chagatai was a member of the eastern Turkic branch of the Altaic languages family and was a literary language from the Timur period and the Timurids until the early twentieth century.

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