6 thoughts on “Language Quiz

  1. I will gladly agree with what is said above although I would have had no idea what it was. The enunciation sort of gives me the idea that it is a dead language and the music also makes me think of an Assyrian harp.

  2. Hey, the wi-fi connection I’m using to post this is named ‘Enlil’!

    (And the computer is named ‘Lagash’. As you can tell I’m following a pattern here.)

  3. The answer is Sumerian (𒅴𒂠 / emeg̃ir), a language isolate that was spoken in Sumer in southern Mesopotamia (modern southern Iraq) until about 1,800 BC, and was used as a classical language until about 100 AD.

    The recording comes from YouTube:

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