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A Semitic language spoken in Tigray, with about 4 million speakers.Compare with Tigre
- ‘Many Kunama speakers have become bilingual, with a predominance of Tigrinya as a second language.’
- ‘He's on a mission to celebrate and preserve Tigrinya, his native language.’
- ‘Television is available, with broadcasts three evenings a week in both Tigrinya and Arabic.’
- ‘The official languages were Tigrinya and Arabic.’
- ‘The English speaker desirous of learning Tigrinya is going to need some assistance with the sound system.’
The name in Tigrinya.
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, discover surprising and intriguing language facts from around the globe.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.