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Categories: Articles with short description, Semitic languages, Language articles citing Ethnologue 18, Afroasiatic languages, Phoenician language
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Semitic  Semitic languages  Semetic Languages  Arabian language  Arabian languages
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A major branch of the Afro-Asiatic language family WordNet 3.0
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A major branch of the Afro-Asiatic language family WordNet 3.0 & WordNet 2020
The Semitic languages, previously also named Syro-Arabian languages, are a branch of the Afroasiatic language family originating in the Middle East that are spoken by more than 330 million people across much of West Asia, North Africa, the Horn of Africa, Malta, in small pockets in the Caucasus as well as in often large immigrant and expatriate communities in North America, Europe and Australasia. Wikipedia