Mane, cin and beyit in Crimean Turks

Yildiz N.

MILLI FOLKLOR, no.73, pp.31-38, 2007 (Journal Indexed in AHCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: Issue: 73
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Title of Journal : MILLI FOLKLOR
  • Page Numbers: pp.31-38


Crimen-Tatar Turks have a wide range of oral literature tradition. "Mane", "cin" and "beyit" are examples of oral literature tradition in the region of Crimean. "Mane", "cin", beyit" or in Turkey Turkish "mani"s, has combined the distinct cultural values off all Turkish tribes. This traditional examples are consist of which includes regional differences. They call be seen like a seldom structure with their wealth and variety. In this article, "mane", "cin" and "beyit"s have been considered in point of formal characteristics. content (Subject, theme), language and style and have been determined differences and similarities.