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Beja
Bidhaawyeet, Tubdhaawi
Native to Sudan, Eritrea, Egypt
Ethnicity Beja
Native speakers 1–1.1 million  (date missing)
Language family
Afro-Asiatic
Writing system Latin alphabet (limited use)
Arabic alphabet (limited use)

Beja is a Cushitic language. It is spoken on the coast of the Red Sea in Sudan, Eritrea and Egypt. Around one million people speak the language. It is the only language of the North Cushitic branch still spoken.

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