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Alternate names
Karelian Proper, Karely, Karel’skiy Jazyk, Severno-Karel’skij, Sobstvenno-Karel’skij-Jazyk
Norgorod, Northern Karelian, Southern Karelian, Tver, Novgorod (Kalinin)
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Information from ISO 639-3 and the  Ethnologue. Only a limited amount is shown here. For more detail consult the  Ethnologue entry for Karelian.

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Keyman Desktop keyboard for Karelian Fonts & Keyboards


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ALA-LC Romanization Tables - Library of Congress web page
Cyrillic-derived Alphabets - Wikipedia web page
Endangered Languages page associated with Karelian - Endangered Languages Catalog web page
Ethnologue entry for Karelian - Ethnologue web page
Glottolog entry for Karelian - Glottolog/Langdoc web page
ISO 639-3 page for Karelian - ISO 639-3 web page
Karelian Alphabet - Wikipedia web page
Languages Written in a Cyrillic-derived Alphabet - Wikipedia web page
MultiTree entry for Karelian - MultiTree: A Digital Library of Language Relationships web page
OLAC resources for Karelian - Open Language Archives Community web page
UNESCO Endangered Languages Atlas page for Karelian [krl] - UNESCO Interactive Atlas of the World's Languages in Danger web page
Universal Declaration of Human Rights in Karelian - Unicode - UDHR web page


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