Arabic, Chadianshu

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Alternate names
Arabe Choa, Chadian Spoken Arabic, Choa, Shoa, Shoa Arabic, Shua, Western Sudanic Arabic, Chadic Arabic, Chadian Arabic, Shua Arabic, Shuwa, Chad Arabic, Chowa, L’arabe du Tchad, Shuwa Arabic, Suwa
Included in macrolanguage
Arabic [ara]
OpenType tag

Information from ISO 639-3 and the  Ethnologue. Only a limited amount is shown here. For more detail consult the  Ethnologue entry for Arabic, Chadian.

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Character list for Chadian Arabic written with Latin script Symbols & Characters
Keyman Desktop keyboard for Arabic, Chadian Spoken Fonts & Keyboards


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Sources for this language

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Title Type
Ethnologue entry for Chadian Arabic - Ethnologue web page
Glottolog entry for Chadian Arabic - Glottolog/Langdoc web page
ISO 639-3 page for Chadian Arabic - ISO 639-3 web page
MultiTree entry for Chadian Arabic - MultiTree: A Digital Library of Language Relationships web page
OLAC resources for Chadian Arabic - Open Language Archives Community web page
SIL Archive for Chadian Arabic - SIL Language and Culture Archives web page
The Bible Translator 60.1 (2009) - The Bible Translator web page


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