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Old 12-10-2018, 09:02 PM
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Originally Posted by wvwoman View Post
i found this online:
An extinct language is a language that no longer has any speakers, especially if the language has no living descendants.
In contrast, a dead language is "one that is no longer the native language of any community", even if it is still in use, like Latin.
wvwoman, thank you for digging that up! I've always wondered about that distinction.
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