Arabic, Sudanese Spoken

Language Data

  • Alternate names: Khartoum Arabic, Sudanese Arabic; Also, in South Sudan: Khartoum Arabic, Sudanese Arabic
  • Dialects: Ja'ali, Khartoum, North Kordofan Arabic, Shukri, Western Sudanese
  • Scriptures published:
    • New Testament (1978)
    • Portions (1927 — 1964)
    • FCBH  (Al Sharif Version)  See above
    • The JESUS Film See above
  • Literacy: No information available.
    Second Language: No information available.
  • Primary country: Sudan
  • Region: Widespread
  • Also used in: Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Libyan Arab Jamahiriya, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, South Sudan,
  • Religion: No information available.
  • Status: De facto national working language in Sudan
  • Number of users: 16,867,000 (; )
  • Vitality: Wider Communication

(data from Ethnologue and other sources)