[b-hebrew] Language, Culture or Both? was Nostratic

Yitzhak Sapir yitzhaksapir at gmail.com
Thu Apr 19 12:11:38 EDT 2007


On 4/19/07, Peter Kirk wrote:

> For more on Birale or Ongota, see
> http://www.ethnologue.com/show_language.asp?code=bxe. The population in
> 2000 was reported as 19. The language is listed at
> http://www.ethnologue.com/show_family.asp?subid=89997 as an unclassified
> branch of Afro-Asiatic, alongside Berber, Chadic, Cushitic, Egyptian,
> Omotic and Semitic.

Be careful of the classifications on ethnologue though:
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/ANE-2/message/4788
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/ANE-2/message/4786

Yitzhak Sapir



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