Hobyót language

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Pronunciation [həwbjʉːt]
Native to Oman, Yemen
Native speakers
100 in Oman  (1998)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 hoh

Hobyót (also known as Hewbyót or Hobi) is an endangered Semitic language spoken in a small area of Oman and neighboring Yemen.[2]


  1. ^ Hobyót at Ethnologue (17th ed., 2013)
  2. ^ Raymond G. Gordon, Jr, ed. 2005. Ethnologue: Languages of the World. 15th edition. Dallas: Summer Institute of Linguistics.