|Region||From Central Asia to the Pontic–Caspian steppe, the Volga and the Danube and Southern Italy (Molise, Campania)|
|Extinct||By the 9th or 10th centuries on the Danube and by the 14th century in the Volga region|
Bulgar (also known as Bulghar, Bolgar, or Bolghar) is an extinct Oghur Turkic language spoken by the Bulgars.
The name is came from the Bulgars, a tribal that established the Bulgar state known as Old Great Bulgaria in the mid-7th century, which became the Danubian Bulgaria by the 680s.
References[change | change source]
- ↑ Encyclopædia Britannica Online - Bolgar Turkic Archived 2008-06-23 at the Wayback Machine
- ↑ Campbell, George L. Compendium of the World's Languages. Routledge, 2000. page 274