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Amharic is a Semitic language. It is spoken by the Amhara in North Central Ethiopia. It ranks as the second most spoken Semitic language in the world. Furthermore, it is the “official working” language of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia and is used throughout the nation. Amharic also serves as the official language of several states within the federal system, such as the Amhara Region, the Southern Nations, and the People’s Region. It has been the official working language of the government, military, and the Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church.
Amharic is also spoken by approximately 2.7 million people outside Ethiopia in countries such as Egypt, Israel, Sweden, and Eritrea. In total, Amharic is spoken as a first language by a total of 27 million people, and as a second language by approximately 7 to 15 million people.
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Amharic Quick Facts
Alternate Names & Spellings: Abyssinian, Ethiopian, Amarinya, Amarigna
Language Family: Afro-Asiatic, Semitic, South, Ethiopian, South, Transversal, Amharic-Argobba.
Official Language of: Ethiopia
Spoken by Approximately 27,413,000 people
Also Spoken In: United States
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