Subject areas for this language


Language Features

Alternate names
Habashi, Tigray, Tigrinya, Beta Israel ("Falashas")
OpenType tag

Information from ISO 639-3 and the  Ethnologue. Only a limited amount is shown here. For more detail consult the  Ethnologue entry for Tigrinya.

This language is primarily used in

Other countries where this language is used

Writing systems for this language


Entries for this language

Entries can contain text, graphics, media, files and software. Click on the entry title to see full details.

Title Subject Area
Abyssinica SIL Fonts & Keyboards
Ge'ez Software Package Fonts & Keyboards
Geez Handwriting fonts Fonts & Keyboards
Keyman Desktop keyboards for Tigrigna Fonts & Keyboards
KeymanWeb keyboards for Tigrigna Fonts & Keyboards
Lexilogos Online Keyboard Fonts & Keyboards
Linguist's Software - LaserAmharic Font Fonts & Keyboards
Names of Months and Days in Tigrinya Use & History
SIL Ethiopic Keyman keyboard Fonts & Keyboards


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Sources for this language

Sources are references to books, web pages, articles and other materials. Click on the source title to see full details.

Title Type
ALA-LC Romanization Tables - Library of Congress web page
Ethiopic (Ge'ez) Script Keyboards - web page
Ethnologue entry for Tigrinya - Ethnologue web page
Glottolog entry for Tigrinya - Glottolog/Langdoc web page
ISO 639-3 page for Tigrinya - ISO 639-3 web page
Language-Specific Style Guides from Microsoft web page
MultiTree entry for Tigrinya - MultiTree: A Digital Library of Language Relationships web page
OLAC resources for Tigrinya - Open Language Archives Community web page
SIL Archive for Tigrinya - SIL Language and Culture Archives web page
UNESCO Endangered Languages Atlas page for Tigrinya [tir] - UNESCO Interactive Atlas of the World's Languages in Danger web page
Universal Declaration of Human Rights in Tigrinya - Unicode - UDHR web page


Needs related to this language

These are unmet needs for fonts, keyboards, other software and language information. Click on the need title to see full details.

Description Category Status
OCR in Ethiopic, Bengali, Gujarati scripts Software Unmet

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