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Tarifit

Tarifit is a Berber language used in Northern Morocco and parts of Algeria.

Tarifit has been written with several different systems over the years. Tifinagh script became the official writing system for Tarifit in Morocco in 2003. Arabic script and the Latin alphabet continue to be used unofficially online and in various publications.


shown using Tifinagh script:

[Tarifit using Tifinagh script]

the Latin alphabet:

[Tarifit using the Latin alphabet]

Arabic script:

[Tarifit using Arabic script]

shown using cursive Tifinagh script:

[Tarifit using cursive Tifinagh script]

Language information at Wikipedia and Ethnologue

Tifinagh fonts and a comprehensive Unicode test page for Tifinagh in the Gallery of Unicode Fonts

Tifinagh information at Omniglot and Wikipedia

Arabic fonts in the Gallery of Unicode Fonts

Arabic script information at Omniglot and Wikipedia

Alternate names for Tarifit include Rifi, Rifia, Northern Shilha, and Shilha


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travel phrases in English:

1) Where is my room?
2) Where is the beach?
3) Where is the bar?
4) Don't touch me there!
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