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Somalis are an ethnic group located in the Horn of Africa, also known as the Somali Peninsula. The overwhelming majority of Somalis speak the Somali language, which is part of the Cushitic branch of the Afro-Asiatic language family. Ethnic Somalis number around 15-17 million and are principally concentrated in Somalia, Ethiopia, Yemen, Kenya, Djibouti, and an unknown but large number live in parts of the Middle East, North America and Europe. (via Freebase)