Bilen

Facts

  • Language: Bilen
  • Alternate names: Balen, Belen, Beleni, Bilayn, Bilein, Bileno, Bilin, Bogo, Bogos, North Agaw
  • Language code: byn
  • Language family: Afro-Asiatic, Cushitic, Central, Northern
  • Number of speakers: 91000
  • Script: Latin script, Ge'ez script

Introduction

The Bilen language is spoken around the city of Keren in Eritrea. It is the only Central Cushitic language which is spoken in Eritrea.

The verb

Verbs inflect for person, gender, number, tense-aspect, mood, and voice.

Sample Verbs

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