Amorite language

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Amorite
Native toLevant
Extinct2nd millennium BC
Dialects
Language codes
ISO 639-3None (mis)
Glottologamor1239[1]

Amorite was a Semitic language. It was spoken in the Bronze Age by tribes in the Near East. It is now extinct.[2][3]

References[change | change source]

  1. Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Amorite". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.
  2. Woodard, Roger D. (2008-04-10). The Ancient Languages of Syria-Palestine and Arabia. Cambridge University Press. p. 5. ISBN 9781139469340.
  3. Goetze, Albrecht (1941). "Is Ugaritic a Canaanite Dialect?". Language. 17 (2): 127–138. doi:10.2307/409619. ISSN 0097-8507. JSTOR 409619.