Somali language resources
Somali is spoken on a daily basis in: Ethiopia, Somalia, United Arab Emirates, Yemen
Additional background on
The Somali language is not amember of the East Cushitic branch of the Afro-Asiatic family. It is spoken mostly in Somalia and adjacent parts of Djibouti (majority), Ethiopia, Kenya, and Italy. Its speakers are known as Somalis. Because of the civil war and diaspora, speakers are found all over the world. The exact number of speakers is unknown but is estimated to be between 15 and 25 million.
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All data is derived from UNESCO.