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Amharic Language

The language Amharic is represented by the language code "AMH" which belongs to Semitic language family.

  • Amhara region: north central; Addis Ababa. Users: 56,900,000 in Ethiopia, all users. L1 users: 31,800,000 in Ethiopia (2018). L2 users: 25,100,000 (2019). 14,800,000 monolinguals. Ethnic population: 29,300,000 (2018). Total users in all countries: 57,445,260 (as L1: 32,345,260; as L2: 25,100,000). Status: 1 (National). Statutory national language (1994, Constitution, Art 5(2)). Alternate Names: Abyssinian, Amarigna, Amarinya, Amhara, Ethiopian. Autonym: ኣማርኛ‎ (Amarəñña). Classification: Afro-Asiatic, Semitic, South, Ethiopian, South, Transversal, Amharic-Argobba.

Data domain

So far, the language Amharic has a 10 domain as part of the language resource collected by Ethiopian language resource. In addition to this, the language has a total of 212069 documents from this domain.

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Data source

So far, the language Amharic a language resource are collected from different sources by Ethiopian language resource.

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