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Hausa (Harshen Hausa / هَرْشَن هَوْسَ) Hausa is a Chadic language with about 44 million speakers.
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Ajam is an Arabic word meaning one who is not understandable in benjaminpohle.com Arab occupation of Persia, the term become a racial pejorative. Colloquially, it now refers to non-Arabs in general, stemming in xenophobic origins.
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