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Tigrinya

ትግርኛ tigriññā

Tigrinya Learning Resources

Tigrinya is a Semitic language commonly spoken in Eritrea and in northern Ethiopia's Tigray Region by almost 10 million native speakers.
Tigrinya is an official language in Eritrea and Ethiopia.

Map showing Tigrinya language distribution in Africa.  Official language in Ethiopia and Eritrea.
Map showing Tigrinya language distribution in Africa. Official language in Ethiopia and Eritrea.



Aerial view of Asmara, capital city of Eritrea (Photo by John Beso)
Aerial view of Asmara, capital city of Eritrea (Photo by John Beso)



Tigrinya language sign at the Yardenit  Baptismal Site in Jordan River, Israel (Photo by Hoshvilim)
Tigrinya language sign at the Yardenit Baptismal Site in Jordan River, Israel (Photo by Hoshvilim)

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