Kuwaiti Sign Language

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Kuwaiti Sign Language
لغة الاشارة الكويتية
Native to Kuwait
Native speakers
(no estimate available)
Arab Sign Language family?
  • Kuwaiti Sign Language
Language codes
ISO 639-3 None (mis)
Glottolog kuwa1252[1]

Kuwaiti Sign Language is the deaf sign language of Kuwait. It appears to belong to the Arab sign language family (Hendriks 2008).


  1. ^ Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "Kuwaiti Sign Language". Glottolog. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. 
  • Hendriks, Bernadet, 2008. Jordanian Sign Language: aspects of grammar from a cross-linguistic perspective (dissertation)[1]