Language of the Day for 27 March 2020

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Arabic, Shihhi Spoken [ssh]

A language of
United Arab Emirates
Population Full
19,000 in United Arab Emirates (2016). Total users in all countries: 36,000.
Status
6a* (Vigorous).
Language Use
Not a written language. Most Shihuh speak Shihhi, but the Kumazirah Subdivision of Shihuh, eg. the Dhahuriyin tribe, speak Kumzari [zum].
Language Development
Some may be literate in Standard Arabic [arb].