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Alternate names
Adygey, West Circassian, Adygei, Kiakh, Kjax, Lower Circassian, Cherkes
Abadzex, Bezhedukh, Natuzaj, Shapsug, Xakuchi (Abadzakh, Abadzeg, Bzedux, Bzhedug, Chemgui, Natukhai, Sapsug, Temirgoj)
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Adyghe Language: Orthography - Wikipedia web page
ALA-LC Romanization Tables - Library of Congress web page
Ethnologue entry for Adyghe - Ethnologue web page
Glottolog entry for Adyghe - Glottolog/Langdoc web page
ISO 639-3 page for Adyghe - ISO 639-3 web page
Languages Written in a Cyrillic-derived Alphabet - Wikipedia web page
MultiTree entry for Adyghe - MultiTree: A Digital Library of Language Relationships web page
OLAC resources for Adyghe - Open Language Archives Community web page
SIL Archive for Adyghe - SIL Language and Culture Archives web page
The Alphabets of Europe - Evertype web page
UNESCO Endangered Languages Atlas page for Adyghe [ady] - UNESCO Interactive Atlas of the World's Languages in Danger web page
Universal Declaration of Human Rights in Adyghe - Unicode - UDHR web page


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