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Afro-Asiatic languages

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Afro-Asiatic Language Family

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Topics - Linguistics: The Afro-Asiatic Language Family

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The History Of The Afroasiatic Languages

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Sound of Afroasiatic Languages

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What is Afroasiatic Languages?

Afroasiatic (Afro-Asiatic), also known as Afrasian and in older sources as Hamito-Semitic (Chamito-Semitic) or Semito-Hamitic, is a large language family of about 300 languages. It includes languages spoken predominantly in West Asia, North Africa, the Horn of Africa and parts of the Sahel.
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  • Types 

  • Etymology 

  • Distribution and branches 

  • Demographics 

  • Classification history 

  • Position among the world's languages 

  • Date of Afroasiatic 

  • Afroasiatic Urheimat 

  • Similarities in grammar and syntax 

  • Shared vocabulary 

  • Bibliography