Arabic, Judeo-Tunisian

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A language of Tunisia

Population

500 (1994 H. Mutzafi). Total users in all countries: 45,500.

Language Status

7 (Shifting).

Dialects

Tunis. A member of macrolanguage Judeo-Arabic [jrb].

Language Use

Most Jews in Tunisia now speak French [fra].

Language Development
Bible portions: 1897–1937.
Writing

Arabic script, Naskh variant [Arab]. Hebrew script [Hebr], no longer in use.

Other Comments

Jewish.

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