Kyrgyz Language

Travelling in Kyrgyzstan you will pay your attention on the fact that there are two languages that people speak in the country. First for you to know, Kyrgyz language is the official language of the country which you will hear most often in the course of your tours in Kyrgyzstan. Kyrgyz language was used in accordance with the Orhon-Yenisey (Turkic) script first, and then with the adoption of religion Islam it turned to the Arabic alphabet.

In 1927 people of Kyrgyz and Turkic tribes started to be the part of the Soviet Union that let the Latin language to start to be used. In the course of a tour in Kyrgyzstan you will find out that the Cyrillic alphabet used even today became a leading one. When you start to travel in rent a car in Kyrgyzstan you should know that Kyrgyz language is divided into northern -the capital and southern - the Fergana valley. The south dialect of the Kyrgyz language undergoes influence of the Uzbeks. The entire population of the country speaks also Russian. But for you to work in state organizations it is obligatory to speak and know Kyrgyz language. During tours in Kyrgyzstan you can turn to local citizens in any language of the country and they will surely help you. Unfortunately English is not the language of Kyrgyzstan but a lot of people knows it and can speak. People here are very hospitable you will always find help in the course of a tour in Kyrgyzstan. Russian language is the language of trade and business deals. Travelling in Kyrgyzstan on rent the car pay great attention to recommendations of our managers and everything will surely be going great.



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