Definition of Tigrinya in English:


Line breaks: Tig|rinya
Pronunciation: /tɪˈgriːnjə


[mass noun]
  • A Semitic language spoken in Tigray, with about 4 million speakers. Compare with Tigre2.
    More example sentences
    • The official languages were Tigrinya and Arabic.
    • Many Kunama speakers have become bilingual, with a predominance of Tigrinya as a second language.
    • He's on a mission to celebrate and preserve Tigrinya, his native language.


the name in Tigrinya.

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