Here are details of the latest developments on Omniglot websites and blogs.
This week there are new language pages in:
- Nso (Lamnsɔ’), a Southern Bantoid language spoken in Western Cameroon.
- Sirenik (Сиӷы́ных), an Eskimo-Aleut language that was spoken in and around Sireniki (Сиреники), a village in the Providensky District of the Chukotka Autonomous Okrug in the Russian Far East region.
- Molbog, a Philippine language spoken in the south of Palawan province in the Mimaropa region of the Philippines.
There are a new numbers pages in:
- Central Siberian Yupik (Юпик), an Eskimo-Aleut language spoken along the coast of Chukotka Autonomous Okrug in the Russian Far East region, and on St Lawrence Island in Alasaka.
- Central Alaskan Yup’ik (Yugtun), an Eskimo-Aleut language spoken in southwestern Alaska in the USA.
- Yao (chiYao), a Bantu language spoken mainly in Malawai, Tanzania and Mozambique.
The mystery language in last week’s language quiz was Western Cham (Chăm), a Chamic language spoken mainly in Cambodia, and also in Vietnam, Thailand and Laos.