Here’s the latest news from the world of Omniglot.
There are new language pages about:
- Choni (ཅོ་ནེ་), a Tibetic language spoken Gannan Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture in the southeast of Gansu Province in western China.
- Kenswei Nsei (Kənswey Nsey), a South Ring Grassfields language spoken in the North West Region of Cameroon.
- Vendo (gháŋ vəŋóo), a South Ring Grassfields language spoken in the North West Region of Cameroon.
New phrases page: Oshiwambo, a Bantu language spoken in parts of Namibia and Angola.
New numbers pages:
- Oshiwambo, a Bantu language spoken in parts of Namibia and Angola.
- Adele (Gɩdɩrɛ), a Kwa language spoken in central Togo and southeastern Ghana.
- Proto-Uralic, the reconstructed ancestor of the Uralic languages.
There’s a new Omniglot blog post about the word Lax, and there’s the usual Language Quiz, which features the phrase ‘Happy New Year’ in several different languages. See if you can guess what the languages are:
Here’s a clue: these recordings all come from Omniglot
The mystery language in last week’s language quiz was Udege (Удиэ), a Tungusic language spoken in the Far Eastern Federal District of Russia.
On the Celtiadur blog there’s a new post entitled Justly Right, about words for just and right and related things.
Blwyddyn newydd dda / Gelukkig Nieuwjaar / Onnellista uutta vuotta / Athbhliain faoi mhaise duit / Gott nytt år / Happy New Year in many other languages!
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