Here’s the latest news from the world of Omniglot.
There are new language pages about:
- Picuris, a Tanoan language spoken in Picuris Pueblo in northern New Mexico in the USA.
- Kiowa (Cáuijògà), a Tanoan language spoken in the southwest of Oklahoma in the USA.
- Turka (cuuramã), a Southern Gur language spoken in the Cascades Region in the southwest of Burkina Faso.
There are new numbers pages in:
- Llanito, a mixed language spoken in Gibraltar made up mainly of Andalusian Spanish and British English.
- Ch’ol, (Lakty’añ), a Cholan Mayan language spoken in Chiapas in southern Mexico.
- Karata, (кӏкӏирлӏи), an Avar-Andic language spoken in southern Dagestan in the Russian Federation.
- Kaitag, (хайдакьан кув), a Northeast Caucasian language spoken in Dagestan in the Russian Federation.
Here’s a clue: this language is spoken on a couple of islands in the southern Pacific.
The mystery language in last week’s language quiz was
Yao (chiYao), a Bantu language spoken in Malawi, Tanzania, Mozambique and Zambia.
There’s a new Celtic Pathways podcast about words for Towns and Beehives and related things in Celtic languages.