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Ludian

A language of Russian Federation (Europe)

ISO 639-3lud

Population  3,000 (2007). Ethnic population: 10,000.
Region  Republic of Karelia.
Language map  European Russia
Alternate names   Ludic, Lüüdi, Luudikiel, Lyudikovian, Lyudic
Dialects  Ludian is transitional between Livvi-Karelian [olo] and Veps [vep]. Separate from Karelian Proper [krl] and Livvi-Karelian.
Classification  Uralic, Finnic
Language use  All ages. Also use Russian.
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