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Tamashek language


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  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Variants

    • Amazigh language
    • Kidal language
    • Kidal Tamasheq language
    • Tăhăggart language
    • Tahaggart Tamahaq language
    • Tahoua language
    • Tahoua Tamajeq language
    • Tajag language
    • Tamachek language
    • Tamahaq language
    • Tamajeq language
    • Tamashekin language
    • Tamasheq language
    • Tamashiqt language
    • Tawallammat Tamajaq language
    • Tawarek language
    • Tayart Tamajeq language
    • Temajaq language
    • Tewellemet language
    • Timbuktu language
    • Tomacheck language
    • Tomachek language
    • Touareg language
    • Touarègue language
    • Tourage language
    • Toureg language
    • Tuareg language
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  • Broader Terms

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  • Earlier Established Forms

    • Tamajaq language
  • Sources

    • found: Ethnologue, 1992:p. 155 (Africa: Algeria; Tuareg are the people, Targi is singular, Tamahaq is the language; Tamahaq, Hoggar (Tamachek, Tamashekin, Tomachek, Tuareg, Touareg, Tourage, Hoggar))
    • found: Encyc. of lang. and linguistics, 1994:p. 334 (Tamashiqt, Tuareg; in Tifinagh, Lybic script)
    • found: LCCS:PJ2381 (Tuareg (Tawarek, Tamashek))
    • found: Ellughaten en temajaq, 1981.
    • found: Guide de transcription du tamasheq, 1986.
    • found: Prasse, K. Manuel de grammaire touarègue (Tăhăggart), 1972.
    • found: Ethnologue online, Nov. 16, 2009(Tamashek; a macrolanguage of Mali; member languages: Tahaggart Tamahaq (spoken in Algeria, Libya, and Niger; alternate names: Tamachek, Tamashekin, Tomachek, Touareg, Tourage, Tuareg, Toureg, Tamasheq, Touareg), Tawallammat Tamajaq (spoken in Nigeria, Mali, and Niger; alternate names: Amazigh, Tahoua Tamajeq, Tahoua, Tamachek, Tamashekin, Tamasheq, Tewellemet, Tomacheck, Touareg, Tourage, Tuareg, Tahoua, Tajag, Tamajeq, Tamashekin, Tamasheq), Tayart Tamajeq (spoken in Niger; Amazigh, Tamachek, Tomacheck, Touareg, Tuareg), Tamasheq (spoken in Mali and Burkina Faso; Kidal, Kidal Tamasheq, Tamashekin, Timbuktu, Tomacheck, "Tuareg")
  • LC Classification

    • PJ2381-PJ2382
  • Editorial Notes

    • [This heading is used to represent the individual languages of the Tamashek macrolanguage: Tahaggart Tamahaq; Tawallammat Tamajaq; Tayart Tamajeq; and Tamasheq.]
  • Change Notes

    • 1986-02-11: new
    • 2009-12-16: revised
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