TIL that Khazar, a Turkic language from Central Asia which became extinct by the 13th century, has the smallest known body of literature of any language: only one written Khazar word, meaning “I have read”, has been found. by whatilearned June 5, 2022, 5:55 pm Read more: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Khazar_language What do you think? 12 Points Upvote Downvote 13thasiabodyCentralcentury.extinctKhazarlanguageLiteraturemeaningreadsmallestTILToday I learnedTurkicwordwritten See more Previous article [Serious] People who live alone, what keeps you entertained throughout the day? Next article What did you think you were into untill you actually tried it? 5 Comments Leave a Reply Their éntire body of literature was based around that joke… “bro… Did you read that new book that just came out…?” “yes, I have read”… Hilarity ensues… Log in to Reply If only one single written word exists, how does anyone know what it means? Log in to Reply Interesting! But wouldn’t languages without a writing system beat that? Log in to Reply Ironic. Log in to Reply Is one word really a body of literature? Log in to Reply Leave a Reply Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.