Day archives: September 24th, 2018

The Hemshin Armenian Dialect in Turkey is Endangered

The Hemshin Armenian Dialect

The Hemshin Armenian dialect (Homshetsma) is one of the languages spoken in Turkey that are under the threat of extinction, reports Horizon Weekly. This is attested by the data of the UNESCO Atlas of the World’s Languages in danger. At the moment, the language is categorized as “severely endangered.” Unfortunately, the atlas doesn’t’ specify the …