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Word for the Travel Wise (09/13/06)
Today's word is a Tigrinya word used in Eritrea:
täzaräb - (m) speak
Tigrinya is spoken in Eritrea and Ethiopia. Eritrea has no official language, but three working langs which include Tigrinya, Arabic and English. Italian is sometimes used commercially. There are approximately 6.75 million Tigrinya speakers. Wiki has a great run-down of the language peppered with words here and there. Home.planet.nl has a good vocabulary list and examples of the alphabet. Their site is worth visiting to get you started on the right path. They include links to purchase software and CD's to continue learning offline.