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,

Percent of Tashlhit speakers in Morocco by census 2004 Based on data found Here


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