Afro-Asiatic languages

plural noun
Af·​ro-Asi·​at·​ic languages | \ˌa-frō-ˌā-zhē-ˈa-tik-, -zē- also -shē-\

Definition of Afro-Asiatic languages 

: a family of languages widely distributed over southwestern Asia and northern Africa, comprising the Semitic, Egyptian, Berber, Cushitic, and Chad subfamilies — see hamitic languages

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First Known Use of Afro-Asiatic languages

circa 1957, in the meaning defined above

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