Tigrinya Baby Names & Tigrinya Names
Tigrinya, sometimes spelled Tigrigna or Tigrina, is a Semitic language spoken in the Tigray Region of Ethiopia where it has official status. Although very different from other Ethiopian languages, such as classical Ge’ez, the Ethiopian languages have greatly influenced modern Tigrinya in terms of words, names and syntax, often relating to Christian life and Biblical names and topics. Tigrinya is the third most spoken language in Ethiopia, after Amharic and Oromo. Tigrinya is also spoken in immigrant communities all over the world as in: Sudan, Saudi Arabia, Israel, Italy, Germany, Sweden and the United Kingdom. Baby Name World keeps a list of Tigrinya or Ethiopian baby names and name meanings for easy research and browsing.