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Title: Five years of written Somali: A report on progress and prospects
Authors: Andrzejewski, B.W.
Discipline: Center for Somali Studies List of Subjects::Linguistics::somali language issues
Xoghayaha Xarunta Cilmibaarista Soomaaliyeed::Cilmi-afeed::arrimaha afka
Soggettario Centro Studi Somalo::LINGUISTICA::Questione della Lingua
Keywords: Somali language
written language
official orthography
language modernization
af Soomali
af qoran
farta rasmiga ah
casriyayn afeed
lingua somala
lingua scritta
grafia ufficiale
modernizzazione della lingua
Issue Date: 1977
Publisher: International African Institute
Type: article
Journal: IAI Bulletin: African Studies Notes and News. Supplement to Africa
Call Number: Originale conservato presso il Centro Studi Somali (
Issue Number: 4
Pages: 4-5
Abstract: In these short notes, the author makes an assessment on the progress achived in the use of written Somali after five years since its introduction in 1972. He reports about its use in education, the production of schooltext and the the process of language modernization put in place in order to meet the new needs in fields such as science, administration and so on.
Qoraagu wuxuu warbixintan kooban ku muujinayaa horumarkiilaga gaaray adeegsiga af Soomaaliga qoran shan sano kaddib markii 1972 la billaabay hawshaas. Gaar ahaan wuxuu diiradda saarayaa xagga waxbarashada, diyaarinta buugaagta dugsiyada iyo habsocodka casriyaynta afka si af Soomaaliga looga dhigo mid lagu gudbin karo figrado la xiriira sayniska, maamulka iyo waxii la halmaala.
In queste brevi note, l'autore fa il punto sui progressi raggiunti nell'uso del somalo scritto a cinque anni dalla sua introduzione nel 1972. Si concentra soprattutto sul suo uso nell'istruzione, sulla produzione di testi scolastici e sul processo di modernizzazione della lingua avviato al fine di venire incontro alle nuove esigenze di settori come quello scientifico e amministrativo, e così via.
Rights: Any reuse of the present material needs to have the permission of the copyright owner: International African Institute - School of Oriental and African Studies.
Language: en
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