publication . Conference object . Other literature type . 2019

(In)visibility of Ajami in Chad and Sudan and in Nigerian Android applications

Dobronravin, Nikolay;
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  • Published: 16 Feb 2019
Abstract
Some occurrences of African Ajami may be described as invisible\marginal or occasional\experimental. A few cases of invisible\marginal Ajami may be found in the Nigerian Android apps of Sagware International which are based on Nigerian market editions in Arabic, where Hausa Ajami is only used in the glosses. Neither the developers of the apps, nor the editors of the original publications mentioned the fact that Hausa Ajami occurrences can be found in these texts. It seems that the bilingual Arabic-Hausa works tend to be treated as Arabic, while Hausa "disappears". Lack of Ajami visibility is not a rare phenomenon in modern Sudanic Africa. Thus, during my recent ...
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publication . Conference object . Other literature type . 2019

(In)visibility of Ajami in Chad and Sudan and in Nigerian Android applications

Dobronravin, Nikolay;