Chukchi

The term Chukchi may refer to:

  • Chukchi people
  • Chukchi language
  • Chukchi Peninsula
  • Chukchi Sea

Other articles related to "chukchi":

Chukchi Sea Shelf
... The Chukchi Sea Shelf or Chukchi Shelf is the easternmost part of the Continental shelf of Russia and the westernmost part of the Continental shelf of the ... seabed and subsoil of the submarine areas of the Chukchi Shelf are under US sovereignty ... The main geological features of the Chukchi Shelf are the Hope Basin and the Herald Thrust, a basement uplift cored by Cretaceous thrust faults ...
Chukchi Cap
... The Chukchi Cap is a large undersea ridge in the Arctic Ocean ... off Asia and North America, and the Chukchi Borderland, an adjoining region of dramatic deep-sea plateaus and ridges some 800 miles from the North Pole ...
Geology Of Russia - Verhoyansk-Chukotka Collision Zone - Novosibirsk-Chukotka Orogen
... orogen lies in the northeastern-most part of Russia on the Chukchi Peninsula and also is exposed on the island of New Siberia, Anzhu Islands ... The Chukchi massif is an outcrop of Precambrian basement that stretches to the Seward Peninsula in Alaska ... The Novosibirsk-Chukotka orogen is connected under the Chukchi Sea with the Brooks fold-and-thrust belt in Alaska ...
Chukotkan Languages
... Traditionally, Chukotkan was considered two languages, Chukchi and Koryak, due to a sharp ethnic division between the Chukchi and Koryak people ... and Alyutor dialects, spoken by ethnic Chukchi and Koryak, are as different from those varieties as they are from each other ... The term Luorawetlan (Luoravetlan), used for Chukchi in the 1930s, is actually the ethnonym of both the Chukchi and Koryak ...