Arabic, Hijazi SpokenPrint
L1 users: 14,100,000 (2011 J. Leclerc). Total users in all countries: 14,131,700.
Al Bahah, Al Madinah al Munawwarah, ’Asir, Jazan, Makkah al Munawwarah, and Tabuk provinces; entire Red Sea coast and inland.
North Hijazi, South Hijazi, Valley Tihaamah, Coastal Tihaamah. North Hijazi has 4 subvarieties, South Hijazi has 16. A member of macrolanguage Arabic [ara].
Arabic script, Naskh variant [Arab].