Evolution of the Turkish Language in the Ottoman Chronicle Tradition
The article deals with the origin and development of Turkic written monuments, particularly with the formation of traditions of the Arabographic Ottoman Turkish chronicles written in the “Turki” Language, containing data about the development of the ethic and historic processes that were taking place on the territory of Ukraine. Concerning this problem, an exact interpretation of some linguistic and historiographic terms is needed. Besides, it should be noted that then the classical Turkish language performed the function of the literary language in the Crimean area as well.
Turkic, language, text, chronicle, term, Orkhon, Ukraine, article
Turanly F. Evolution of the Turkish Language in the Ottoman Chronicle Tradition / Ferhad Turanly // VAKANÜVİS - Uluslararası Tarih Araştırmaları Dergisi = International Journal of Historical Researche. - 2017. - Vol. 2, no. 1. - P. 245-270.