Khorasani Arabic

Khorasani Arabic
Native to Iran
Native speakers
25,000 (date missing)
Arabic alphabet
Language codes
ISO 639-3 None (mis)
Glottolog khor1274[1]

Khorasani Arabic is a dialect of Arabic spoke in Iran. It is a variety of Central Asian Arabic spoken in the Iranian province of Khorasan.[2] Khorasani Arabic is not taught in school and is not spoken by the majority of Khorosani Arabs.


  1. Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin; Bank, Sebastian, eds. (2016). "Khorasan Arabic". Glottolog 2.7. Jena: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.
  2. Ulrich Seeger, On the Relationship of the Central Asian Arabic Dialects (translated from German to English by Sarah Dickins)

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