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Afar language resources



Afar is spoken on a daily basis in: Eritrea Afar--> --> --> -->

Additional background on Afar

Afar (cAfár af) is a Lowland East Cushitic language spoken in Ethiopia, Eritrea and Djibouti. It is believed to have 1.5 million speakers, the Afar. The basic word order in Afar, like in other East Cushitic languages, is Subject Object Verb. Its speakers have a literacy rate of between one and three per cent. Its closest relative is the Saho language.


Afar


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