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Memhr : Tigrinya-English dictionary (or PDF format)


Goethe-Verlag: Tigrinya-English usual expressions (+ audio)

Defense language institute: basic vocabulary (+ audio) - civil affairs - medical


Dictionnaire de la langue tigraï: Tigrai-French dictionary by J. Coulbeaux & Jules Schreiber (1915)

Vocabolario italiano-tigrai: Italian-Tigrai vocabulary, by Alfonso Cimino (1904)


Vocabulary of the Tigré language by Moritz von Beurmann & grammar by Adalbert Merx (1868)

Tigrinya language

Tigrinya keyboard to type a text with the Geez alphabet


Memhr: basic Tigrinya grammar

Dehai Tigre page: grammar of Tigré language, by Omar Kekia (in Latin alphabet)


Locative constructions in Tigrinya by Engin Arik, in New research into applied linguistics and language learning (2013) new


Manuel de la langue tigraï: grammar, texts & vocabulary, by Jules Schreiber (1887)

Grammatica elementare della lingua tigrigna‎: elementary Tigrinya grammar, by Ludovico de Vito (1895)

Tigrinya & Tigrai
The Tigrinya language (or Tigrinya, Tigrai) is a language derived from the Geez (ge'ez), like the Amharic language. It's spoken in the south of Eritrea (it's the main language of the country) and in the north of Ethiopia. The Tigrai language is spoken in the north of Eritrea (and in a part of Sudan).


Les langues de l'Érythrée: The languages of Eritrea, by Marie-Claude Simeone-Senelle, in Chroniques yéménites (2008) & linguistic map

News

VOA in Tigrinya

Audio

Folk song for the New Year's Day & Women's song to get the rain (1921)

Texts & Literature

The legend of the Queen of Sheba in the tradition of Axum: text in Tigré & translation in English, by Enno Littman (1904)


BeteZion: the Bible in Tigrinya

The New Testament in Tigrinya

Mezzmur: the New Testament (audio)

The Quran: tanslation in Tigrinya

First article of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights

ብመንፅር ክብርን መሰልን ኩሎም ሰባት እንትውለዱ ነፃን ማዕሪን እዮም፡፡
ምስትውዓልን ሕልናን ዝተዓደሎም ብምዃኖም ንሕድሕዶም ብሕውነታዊ መንፈስ ክተሓላለዩ ኦለዎም፡፡


Universal Declaration of Human Rights (or PDF format)

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