Language map of africa. Update your map or buy a new travel map. Linguistic maps of europe africa america oceania asia and basque country. We provide useful and practical information for thousands languages displayed on specific geographic areas. Map of the worlds second largest and second most populous continent located on the african continental plate.
Always know the road ahead. A language family is a group of languages related through descent from a common ancestral language or parental language called the proto language of that family. The skaldic project the old norse world and. Navigation map and statistical summary of the language situation for africa.
Some of the other languages such as spanish english arabic portuguese russian japanese german french bengali hindi and urdu also have considerable number of speakers and thus are marked on the map in accordance with the regions they are spoken in. Over many modern centuries assorted african tribes moved steadily south to populate the country we now call south africa. Please feel free to include this map image in your presentations and reports so long as it is not altered in any way and includes the citation source. Archeologists report evidence that humans have inhabited southern africa for more than 100000 years.