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Torlak is a group of Old Štokavian South Slavic dialects spoken mainly in southeastern Serbia, but also in southeastern Kosovo, the easternmost regions of Bulgaria, the northernmost parts of Macedonia, and the Caraş-Severin county in Romania (Belić 1905; Ivić 1985: 110–131; Lisac 2003: 141–152; Mišeska-Tomić 2006: 118–119; Sobolev 1998; Salminen 2010: 37). Its status and classification with regard to official languages remain a …

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Vuković, Teodora, “Torlak”, in: Encyclopedia of Slavic Languages and Linguistics Online, Editor-in-Chief: Marc L. Greenberg, General Editor: Lenore A. Grenoble. Consulted online on 03 October 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2589-6229_ESLO_COM_032151>
First published online: 2020

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