Arabic, Ta’izzi-Adeni Spoken
A language of Yemen
ISO 639-3: acq
||6,760,000 in Yemen (1996). Population total all countries: 7,078,500.
||All provinces except the 2 east and the northeast ones. Probably a few in United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia. Also in Djibouti, Egypt, Eritrea, Kenya, Libya, Somalia, United Kingdom.
||Southern Yemeni Spoken Arabic
||Ta’izzi, Adeni. Ta’izzi dialect is best-accepted in Yemen.
||Afro-Asiatic, Semitic, Central, South, Arabic
A member of macrolanguage Arabic [ara] (Saudi Arabia).
||Literacy rate in L2: 10%.
||Different from Hadromi [ayh] and Sanaani Arabic. Zaydi Muslim.
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