Story of an Owl

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Recording of Muhammad Wazir Khan (or "Wazir Shafi") translating and discussing the story of an owl (known as "Chok-e Minas" in Burushaski) in Urdu. The story was originally recording in Yasin Burushaski, which Khan is a speaker of.

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1 recording (4 min., 12 sec.)

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Khan, Muhammad Wazir July 29, 2010.

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This audio recording is part of the collection entitled: Burushaski Language Resource and one other and was provided by UNT College of Information to UNT Digital Library, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 12 times. More information about this recording can be viewed below.

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Recording of Muhammad Wazir Khan (or "Wazir Shafi") translating and discussing the story of an owl (known as "Chok-e Minas" in Burushaski) in Urdu. The story was originally recording in Yasin Burushaski, which Khan is a speaker of.

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1 recording (4 min., 12 sec.)

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  • Accession or Local Control No: YB_Urdu_Translation_of_Choke_Minas_Wazir_Shafi_29_July_2010
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc855535

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Burushaski Language Resource

Recordings of oral literature from different, significantly threatened, regional varieties of Burushaski spoken in Hunza, Nagar, and Yasin valleys in Pakistan and Srinagar in India. Included are audio and video recordings; fieldwork notes; photographs; and transcriptions, translations, and analyses of selected texts.

Computational Resource on South Asian Languages

UNT faculty from linguistics, information science, computer science, and anthropology are partnering with the UNT Digital Library to create a repository for South Asian languages at UNT.

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  • July 29, 2010

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  • Aug. 7, 2016, 11:01 a.m.

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  • Jan. 2, 2020, 2:40 p.m.

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Khan, Muhammad Wazir. Story of an Owl, audio recording, July 29, 2010; (https://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc855535/: accessed April 4, 2020), University of North Texas Libraries, UNT Digital Library, https://digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT College of Information.