Hassaniyya
حسانية
Ḥassānīya
Country Southwestern Algeria, Libya, Northwestern Mali, Mauritania, southern Morocco, Niger, Western Sahara, Senegal
Ethnicity Arab-Berbers
Speakers
2.84 million (2014–2017)
Family
Dialects
Writing
Arabic alphabet, Latin alphabet (Senegal)
AreaAlso in Algeria, Libya, Mali, Morocco, Niger, Senegal, Western Sahara.
Language Sites
ISO 639-3 mey
Glottolog hass1238
Hassaniya Arabic Map.svg
Current distribution of the Hassaniya language, alone (dark green) or alongside Tuareg (light green). It is also spoken in regions around the shaded zone.
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