This free application displays the full Amharic Fidel (ፊደል) and pronounces each letter. In addition to the full Fidel, the application also features tabs for Abugida. uh*, oo, ee, aa/a, ae/ay, eh, O. h. ሀ. ha. ሁ. hu. ሂ. hee. ሃ. haa. ሄ. hae. ህ. heh. ሆ. ho. l. ለ. le. ሉ. lu. ሊ. lee. ላ. la. ሌ. lay. ል. leh. ሎ. lo. h. ሐ. ha. ሑ. hu. ሒ. hee. ሓ. haa. The Amharic Machine shows you how to write any word or sentence in Amharic Amharic is written with a version of the Ge’ez script known as Fidel. There is.

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Although it has been tried, there is no standardized method of writing down the Amharic language into the Latin.

This literature includes government proclamations and records, educational books, religious material, novels, poetry, proverb collectionsdictionaries monolingual and bilingualtechnical manuals, medical topics, etc. An example is the old fiidel -t for femininity.

Retrieved 4 May This page was last edited on 30 Decemberat North Ge’ez Tigrinya Tigre Dahalik.

All Amharic verbs agree with their subjects ; that is, the person, number, and in the second- and third-person singular gender of the subject of the verb are marked by suffixes or prefixes on the verb. Journal of Ethiopian Studies 2, — Unsourced material may be challenged and removed.


Fidfl has been the working language of courts, language of trade and everyday communications, the military, and the Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church since the late 12th century and remains the official language of Ethiopia today. Amharic Alphabet Amharic is the second most spoken Semitic language in the world, after Arabic, and the “official working” language of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia.

Amharic Alphabets – ፊደላት in Amharic

Political and social fieel on English loan words”. Amharic has various ways to derive nouns from other words or other nouns. Retrieved 18 May Amharic is a pro-drop language: This usage is an example of the so-called T—V distinction that is made in many languages. Federalism and conflict management in Ethiopia: Ge’ez script and Amharic Braille. After Haile Selassie’s visit to Jamaica, wmharic circles in Amharic were organized in Jamaica as part of the ongoing exploration of Pan-African identity and culture.

There are, however, also nouns having this -it suffix that are treated as masculine: But this advantage comes with its own disadvantages. The internal plural employs vowel quality or apophony to pluralize words, similar to English man vs.


Ethiopian Alphabet: Amharic Letters and the Alphabet in Ethiopia — allaboutETHIO

In Rosenhouse, Judith; Kowner, Rotem. Besides number, as in English, Amharic also distinguishes masculine and feminine gender in the singular. Amharic language fidle of Wikipediathe free encyclopedia. Second only to Arabic, and it uses the ancient language of Geez as its script, this is known as the Fidel. Ge’ez Tigrinya Tigre Dahalik.

These do not have an equivalent sound in English, they sound ‘sharper’ than their normal counterparts. Some nouns and adjectives take a feminine marker -it: There are basically two archaic pluralising strategies, called external and internal plural.

Oxon and New York: This means that each letter or symbol usually represents a whole syllable. Ethiopic is an excellent phonetic syllabary, with the added advantage of not being affected by spelling errors common with the Latin alphabet.

Amharic alphabet

Some morphophonological alternations occur depending on the final consonant or vowel. Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources.

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