Atlas languages

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Atlas languages
Atlas Mountains, Souss
Linguistic classification: Afro-Asiatic
Glottolog: atla1275[1]

The Atlas languages, or more exactly Moroccan Atlas, also Masmuda, are a subgroup of the Northern Berber languages spoken in the Atlas Mountains of Morocco. By mutual intelligibility, they are a single language spoken by perhaps 14 million people; however, they are distinct sociolinguistically and are considered separate languages by the Royal institute of the Amazigh culture. They are,


  1. ^ Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "Atlas languages". Glottolog 2.2. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology.