Shihhi Arabic

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Shihhi Arabic
Native to United Arab Emirates, Oman
Native speakers
27,000  (1995–2000)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 ssh

Shihhi Arabic (also known as Shehhi, Shihu, Shihuh, or Al-Shihuh) is a variety of Arabic spoken in the Musandam Peninsula of Oman.[2]


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

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