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 Universal Declaration of Human Rights

PDF version for the language Nanai
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Source: Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights - Russian Federation


Native Name

Total Speakers

Usage By Country
Currently the Nanai people inhabit mainly the Khabarovsk Territory. Some groups of people live in Primorye and Sakhalin. The Sakhalin Nanai people are back-settlers from Amur. By the beginning of 2012 there were 203 back-settlers. Some Nanai people (Hezhe) inhabit a part of northeast China.

The Nanai language belongs to the group of the Manchu-Tungus languages. The script on the basis of the Cyrillic is used in Russia.

Received 6/14/2013
Posted 6/18/2013
Checked 6/14/2013