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Re: Newest natlang?

From:Arnt Richard Johansen <arj@...>
Date:Sunday, September 28, 2008, 17:54
On Sat, Sep 27, 2008 at 01:50:31PM -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?
Could be Idioma de Signos Nicaragüense ( Wikipedia says that it developed "in the 1970s and 1980s". So we're looking at something that appeared no earlier than 1970. Anything newer? -- Arnt Richard Johansen Let's have some real examples from a real, non-English language.


Chris Peters <beta_leonis@...>