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Amharic (n.)

principal language of Ethiopia, 1813, from Amhara, name of a central province in Ethiopia. It is in the Semitic family.

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Definitions of Amharic
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Amharic (n.)
the dominant and official language of Ethiopia; a Semitic language much influenced by the Cushitic language with which Amhara have been in close contact;
Synonyms: Ethiopian language
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Amharic (adj.)
related to or characteristic of or written in Amharic;
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