North Mesopotamian Arabic


  • Language: North Mesopotamian Arabic
  • Alternate names: Mesopotamian Arabic, Anatolian Arabic
  • Language code: ayp
  • Language family: Afro-Asiatic, Semitic, Central, South, Arabic (SIL classification)
  • Number of speakers: 140,000
  • Vulnerability: risk
  • Script: Arabic script.

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    Muslim, Christian.

    Jastrow (2006) notes that the four dialect groups are not mutually intelligible with one another and that speakers from different areas use Turkish to communicate.