Hamitic languages


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Related to Hamitic languages: Semitic languages, Hamitic races
the group of languages spoken mainly in the Sahara, Egypt, Galla, and Somâli Land, and supposed to be allied to the Semitic.
- Keith Johnston.

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This then gave rise to the creation of a linguistic group called the family of Hamitic languages. Members of this racial group comprise blonde, blue-eyed Berbers of North Africa and dark-skinned woolly-haired Ethiopians in the Horn of Africa.