Mimi language


Mimi language

Mimi is a name applied to several distinct and not particularly closely related Nilo-Saharan languages of the Wadai area of Chad, most commonly Amdang (Doornbos, van Bulck, Jungraithmayr) but also including two possibly Maban languages: Mimi of Nachtigal and Mimi of Decorse.



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  • Mimi of Decorse — Mimi D Mimi of Decorse Mimi of Gaudefroy Demombynes Spoken in Chad Native speakers ? (attested ca. 1900) Language family Nilo Saharan? …   Wikipedia

  • Mimi of Nachtigal — Mimi N Spoken in Chad Native speakers ? (attested ca. 1870) Language family Nilo Saharan? …   Wikipedia

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  • Mimi — /ˈmimi/ (say meemee) plural noun (in traditional Aboriginal belief) the spirit people who inhabit rocky places, depicted as elongated and slender stick figures in Aboriginal rock and bark paintings of western Arnhem Land. Also, mimi. {Australian… …   Australian English dictionary

  • Mimi Gardner Gates — Mary Mimi Gates (née Gardner) (b. ca. 1943) is an American art historian who is the recent Director of the Seattle Art Museum. She married William H. Gates, Sr., father of Bill Gates, in 1996. Gates has a B.A. in art history from Stanford… …   Wikipedia

  • Mimi Leder — Este artículo o sección sobre biografías necesita ser wikificado con un formato acorde a las convenciones de estilo. Por favor, edítalo para que las cumpla. Mientras tanto, no elimines este aviso puesto el 26 de febrero de 2009. También puedes… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Amdang language — language name=Amdang nativename=sìmí amdangtí familycolor=Nilo Saharan states=Chad, Sudan region=Wadi Fira speakers=41,069 fam1=Nilo Saharan fam2=Fur iso2=ssa iso3=amj Amdang (autonym: sìmí amdangtí ) is a language closely related to Fur spoken… …   Wikipedia