Arabic is the largest Semitic language in terms of speakers (246 million). It is also closely related to Hebrew and Aramaic. Arabic has lent many words to other languages of the Islamic world, as Latin has contributed to most European languages.

Map of Arabic language speakers.
Map of Arabic language speakers.

Basic stats

Total speakers: around 246 million

Main Countries: Algeria, Bahrain, Comoros, Chad, Djibouti, Egypt, Eritrea, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Mauritania, Morocco, Oman, Qatar, SaudiArabia, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, Tunisia, United Arab Emirates (UAE) Yemen

ISO 639-3 Code: ara

Language Sample

يولد جميع الناس أحرارًا متساوين ?ي الكرامة والحقوق. وقد وهبوا عقلاً وضميرًا وعليهم أن يعامل بعضهم بعضًا بروح الإخاء

(Declaration of Human Rights, Article 1)

Some proverbs in Arabic:

من جدَّ وجد و من رزَع حصد
He who perseveres finds and he who sows harvests

لا وَرْد بدون شَوْك
No rose is without thorns

الصَبْر جميل
Patience is beautiful

Product Availability

The following products are currently available in Arabic:

  • For Consumers

(Coming soon)


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