Learn Amharic

I would like to welcome you to the Amharic lessons. I'm here to help you learn Amharic, by going step by step. All the lessons contain audio and are all offered for free. We will learn the alphabet together. We will also review some simple grammar rules, practice common phrases, and we will have fun memorizing many important vocabulary lists, and everything else that you see below.

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Amharic Alphabet       Amharic Alphabet


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AmharicAmharic

Variations:

[amarɨɲɲa] አማርኛ amarəñña

Countries:

Ethiopia

Speakers:

17.5 million

Official in:

Ethiopia and the following specific regions: Addis Ababa City Council, Amhara Region, Benishangul-Gumuz Region, Dire Dawa Administrative council, Gambela Region, SNNPR

Tips:

Amharic is the second most-spoken Semitic language in the world, after Arabic.

Amharic is written using Amharic Fidel, ፊደል, which grew out of the Ge'ez abugida-called, in Ethiopian Semitic languages, ፊደል fidel ("alphabet", "letter", or "character") and አቡጊዳ abugid.

Location

Amharic Map

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