Re: Newest natlang?
|From:||Jörg Rhiemeier <joerg_rhiemeier@...>|
|Date:||Sunday, September 28, 2008, 14:01|
On Sat, 27 Sep 2008 13:50:31 -0600, Scotto Hlad wrote:
> I was doing a little reading on Wikipedia and found the following:
> “Afrikaans was considered a Dutch dialect until the late 19th century, when
> it began to be recognised as a distinct language…”
> Are there any languages that one could consider “new” than Afrikaans?
Serbo-Croat was considered a single language until 1991
- now we have Serbian, Croatian, Bosnian and even Montenegrin.
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