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Mahmud Kashgari is a great representative of the peoples of Central Asia. His famous masterpiece "Devoni lugotit Turk" opened a special page in the history of XI century culture and linguistics. This work is a valuable resource not only in its period, but also today in the field of Turkology. Mahmud Kashgari was recognized as a great scientist on a global scale, as the first teacher of Turkology who laid the foundation for the development of Turkology as a special science. In this article, I will discuss dialectology, phonetic system, etymology, slangs, Turkic words, phrases, proverbs, form and content of words used in "Devoni lugotit Turk".