- Balkan Gagauz Turkish language
name=Balkan Gagauz Turkish
Turkey, Greece, Republic of Macedonia
fam1=Altaic [The existence of the Altaic family is controversial. See
Balkan Gagauz Turkish (also known as Balkan Turkic) is a Turkic language spoken in European
Turkey, Greece, and in the Kumanovo and Bitola areas of Macedonia. (It is not spoken by the Turks.). Dialects include Gajol, Gerlovo Turk, Karamanli, Kyzylbash, Surguch, Tozluk Turk, Yuruk, and Macedonian Gagauz. This is a different language from Gagauz [Raymond G. Gordon, Jr, ed. 2005. "Ethnologue: Languages of the World". 15th edition. Dallas: Summer Institute of Linguistics.] and Turkish.
* [http://www.ethnologue.com/show_language.asp?code=bgx Ethnologue entry for Balkan Gagauz Turkish]
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