Unauthorized Tigrinya Translation of Philosopher’s Stone Found!

This is a pretty exciting one! Tigrinya is a language spoken in East Africa, particularly in Eritrea. Aside from Arabic and Afrikaans which are technically African languages but don’t intuitively feel like they should be considered African languages, this is the first African translation I’ve come across!

Title:ሃሪ ፖተር እታ እምነ-ተኣምራት
Transliteration:hari poter Eta Emne-teAmrat (native speaker)
hāri potar ‘etā ’emna-ta’āmrāt (Library of Congress)
Translator:ኣሃዱ ደስታኣለም
Ahadu Tesfalem (Destalem? There is some potential ambiguity in the trasliteration of names)
ISBN:978-99948-58-246
This ISBN is not valid; however it may just be a typo on ferdosi.com. Aman Printing Press is registered with the ISBN range: 978-99948-52.
Published:2015
Publisher:Aman Printing Press
Purchase From:www.ferdosi.com (unavailable as of writing)

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