Arabic, Ta’izzi-Adeni SpokenPrint
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.
6a (Vigorous). De facto language of provincial identity in South Yemen.
Adeni, Ta’izzi. Ta’izzi dialect best accepted in Yemen. A member of macrolanguage Arabic [ara].
Also use Standard Arabic [arb].