Sheffield's Languages (A to I)

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The Arabic script evolved from the Nabataean Aramaic script.

Catalan is a Romance language spoken by about 12 million people.

Chinese is spoken by about 1.3 billion people mainly in the People's Republic of China, the Republic of China (a.k.a.

 Dari (Persian: دری‎, Darī, pronounced [dæˈɾi]) or Fārsī-ye Darī (Persian: فارسی دری‎, [fɒːɾsije dæˈɾi]) refers to a modern Persian dialect that is