Shihhi Arabic
Native toUnited Arab Emirates, Oman
Native speakers
15,000 (2001-2003)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3ssh
Glottologshih1239
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Shihhi Arabic (also known as Shehhi, Shihu, Shihuh, or Al-Shihuh) (Arabic: اللهجة الشحية Al-Lahjah Al-Shihhya) is a variety of Arabic spoken in the Musandam Governorate of Oman and Ras al Khaimah emirate of UAE.[2] The Al Shehhi, Al Hebsi, Al Dhuhoori and Al Shemaili tribes speak it.

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  1. ^ "Arabic, Shihhi Spoken". Ethnologue. Archived from the original on 2018-08-08. Retrieved 2018-08-08.
  2. ^ Raymond G. Gordon Jr., ed. 2005. Ethnologue: Languages of the World. 15th edition. Dallas: Summer Institute of Linguistics.