Ashanti, Asante, or Asante Twi, is spoken by over 9 million ethnic Ashanti people as a first language and second language. Ashanti (or Ashanti Twi) is one of three literary dialects of the Akan language of Ashantiland, and the prestige dialect of that language. It is spoken in and around Kumasi, the capital of Ashanti and Ashanti Kingdom Ashantiland or Ashanti Empire. In Ethnologue and ISO 639-3 Asante is analysed as a dialect of Twi. Twi in its turn is a language belonging to the macrolanguage of Akan. In Glottolog Akuapem and Asante are found as dialects under the language Akan.

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  • Ashanti, Asante, or Asante Twi, is spoken by over 9 million ethnic Ashanti people as a first language and second language. Ashanti (or Ashanti Twi) is one of three literary dialects of the Akan language of Ashantiland, and the prestige dialect of that language. It is spoken in and around Kumasi, the capital of Ashanti and Ashanti Kingdom Ashantiland or Ashanti Empire. The two dialects of Akuapem and Asante are known as Twi and are to be mutually intelligible. There are about 9 million Twi speakers, mainly in Ashanti. Akuapem Twi was the first dialect to be used for Bible translation, and became the prestige dialect as a result. In Ethnologue and ISO 639-3 Asante is analysed as a dialect of Twi. Twi in its turn is a language belonging to the macrolanguage of Akan. In Glottolog Akuapem and Asante are found as dialects under the language Akan. (en)
  • アサンテ方言(アサンテほうげん、英: Asante dialect)はガーナ南部で、アカン語の雅語として使用されている3つの方言のひとつである。他の2つ方言はアクアペム方言とファンティ語である。アサンテ方言は、かつてのアシャンティ王国の首都であり、現在のアシャンティ州の州都であるクマシとその周辺で話されている。 アサンテ方言とアクアペム方言はトウィ語として知られており、相互理解可能性がある。 (ja)
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  • アサンテ方言(アサンテほうげん、英: Asante dialect)はガーナ南部で、アカン語の雅語として使用されている3つの方言のひとつである。他の2つ方言はアクアペム方言とファンティ語である。アサンテ方言は、かつてのアシャンティ王国の首都であり、現在のアシャンティ州の州都であるクマシとその周辺で話されている。 アサンテ方言とアクアペム方言はトウィ語として知られており、相互理解可能性がある。 (ja)
  • Ashanti, Asante, or Asante Twi, is spoken by over 9 million ethnic Ashanti people as a first language and second language. Ashanti (or Ashanti Twi) is one of three literary dialects of the Akan language of Ashantiland, and the prestige dialect of that language. It is spoken in and around Kumasi, the capital of Ashanti and Ashanti Kingdom Ashantiland or Ashanti Empire. In Ethnologue and ISO 639-3 Asante is analysed as a dialect of Twi. Twi in its turn is a language belonging to the macrolanguage of Akan. In Glottolog Akuapem and Asante are found as dialects under the language Akan. (en)
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  • アサンテ方言 (ja)
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