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Tigrinya is a Semitic language, spoken by between 5 and 6 million speakers, most of them in Tigray in northern Ethiopia, and most of the remainder in central Eritrea. There are also some emigrants speakers, including some of the 'Beta Israel' living in Israel, and small numbers in Germany and Canada.

Territory size shows the proportion of all people who speak Tigrigna as a first language that live in that territory.

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