President of the Turkic Academy expressed condolences over the death of the famous Tatar scientist, expert in Turkic languages ​​Gumar Sattarov

Honored Professor of Kazan University Sattarov Gumar Faizovich, a well-known Tatar scientist, outstanding specialist in the field of Tatar and Turkic linguistics, Doctor of Philology, passed away at the age of 90.

In this regard, President of the International Turkic Academy Darkhan Kydyrali expressed condolences to the relatives and friends of the deceased.

«On my own behalf and on behalf of the staff of the International Turkic Academy, I express my condolences to the family and friends, students and colleagues of the outstanding Tatar scientist Gumar Sattarov. The death of Gumar Faizovich is a tragedy for the Republic of Tatarstan and the whole Turkic world,» the head of the Academy said.

It should be noted that Gumar Sattarov was a well-known scientist in the field of Tatar and Turkic linguistics. In particular, he founded the field of onomastics in the Tatar language and wrote 25 monographs and more than 560 scientific articles.