Arabic, Judeo-Yemeni

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A language of Israel

Alternate Names
Judeo-Yemeni, Yemenite Judeo-Arabic
Population

50,000 in Israel (1995 Y. Kara). Population total all countries: 51,000.

Location

Also in Yemen.

Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Dialects

’Aden, Be:da, Habban, San’a. Jewish varieties markedly different from their coterritorial Muslim counterparts.

Writing
Hebrew script.
Other Comments

Jewish.

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