Central Atlas Tamazight
|Central Atlas Tamazight|
|Region||Central Morocco – Middle Atlas|
|(3 million cited 1998)|
2.6 million (In Morocco only - 2004 census)
|Tifinagh, Latin, Arabic|
Location of Central Atlas Tamazight speakersCentral Atlas Tamazight speakers are mostly distributed in a large, contiguous area in central Morocco.
Central Atlas Tamazight, also known as Central Morocco Tamazight  is a Berber language. It is of the Afro-Asiatic language family. it is spoken by 3 to 5 million people in Central Morocco, and by smaller communities in France and elsewhere. It is an official language of Morocco.
Central Atlas Tamazight is one of the four most-spoken Berber languages. The other ones are Kabyle, Shilha, and Riff.
References[change | change source]
- ↑ "Tamazight, Central Atlas". SIL International. Archived from the original on April 14, 2013. Retrieved December 17, 2009.
- ↑ "Recensement général de la population et de l'habitat 2004". Hcp.ma. Archived from the original on 2018-06-19. Retrieved 2011-12-05.
- ↑ also known as Central Morocco Tamazight, Middle Atlas Tamazight, Tamazight, Central Shilha, and, rarely, Braber