ISO 639 Code: jrb

ISO 639-2:  jrb
English: Judeo-Arabic
French: judéo-arabe

The code jrb is classified in ISO 639 as an individual language code. In practice, however, it appears to be a collection of related languages that are conventionally called by the given name.

We have mapped this to all languages of the Arabic genetic subgroup that are known as "Judeo-Arabic".

This code encompasses the following 5 languages from the Ethnologue:

ARABIC, JUDEO-IRAQI

[YHD] Israel. 100,000 to 120,000 in Israel (1994 H. Mutzafi). Population total all countries 105,000 to 125,000. Alternate names: IRAQI JUDEO-ARABIC, JEWISH IRAQI-BAGHDADI ARABIC, ARABI, YAHUDIC. Classification: Afro-Asiatic, Semitic, Central, South, Arabic. More information.

ARABIC, JUDEO-MOROCCAN

[AJU] Israel. 250,000 in Israel (1992 H. Mutzafi). Population total all countries 254,000. Classification: Afro-Asiatic, Semitic, Central, South, Arabic. More information.

ARABIC, JUDEO-TRIPOLITANIAN

[YUD] Israel. 30,000 in Israel, most over 40 (1994 H. Mutzafi). Population total both countries 35,000. Alternate names: TRIPOLITANIAN JUDEO-ARABIC, JEWISH TRIPOLITANIAN-LIBYAN ARABIC, TRIPOLITA'IT, YUDI. Classification: Afro-Asiatic, Semitic, Central, South, Arabic. More information.

ARABIC, JUDEO-TUNISIAN

[AJT] Israel. 45,000 in Israel (1995 H. Mutzafi). Population total all countries 45,500. Classification: Afro-Asiatic, Semitic, Central, South, Arabic. More information.

ARABIC, JUDEO-YEMENI

[JYE] Israel. 50,000 in Israel (1995 Y. Kara). Population total both countries 51,000. Alternate names: JUDEO-YEMENI, YEMENITE JUDEO-ARABIC. Dialects: SAN<A, <ADEN, BE:DA, HABBAN. Classification: Afro-Asiatic, Semitic, Central, South, Arabic. More information.


 

This web edition of the Ethnologue contains all the content of the print edition and may be cited as:
Grimes, Barbara F. (ed.), 2000. Ethnologue: Languages of the World, Fourteenth edition. Dallas, Texas: SIL International. Online version: http://www.ethnologue.com/14.

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