Languages in Turkey
Here is the list of most commonly used languages in Turkey
- Najdi Arabic
- Hejazi Arabic
- Gulf Arabic
- Egyptian Arabic
- Modern Standard Arabic
National Language in Turkey
Turkey National language is Arabic, also is the official language of Turkey as well as Arabic is the official language of the other 21 Arabic countries in the world. Turkey mother tongue is Najdi Arabic spoken by most of the Turkish’s natives. There are also many other types of minority languages spoken in Turkey such as Tagalog, Rohingya and Urdu. There are many other different types of Arabic languages also spoken in Turkey and throughout the world such as Najdi Arabic, Hejazi Arabic, Gulf Arabic, Egyptian Arabic, Modern Standard Arabic,
Najdi Arabic is used as the first language in the central region of Turkey and about 8 million Turkish’s natives speak this language as their mother tongue in Turkey.
Hejazi Arabic language is spoken throughout the west area of Turkey, there are two different forms of the Hejazi Arabic language in Turkey; Rural Form and Urban Form, the Urban Form is the most commonly spoken in cities of Makkah, Madinah and Jeddah.
Gulf Arabic language is spoken around the coastal regions in Turkey and also spoken around the Gulf regions of the UAE, Qatar, Iran, Iraq, and Bahrain.
Modern Standard Arabic
Modern Standard Arabic (MSA) is the most commonly spoken language in Turkey. This form of the Arabic language is widely spoken and understood in Turkey. Modern Standard Arabic (MSA) mostly used by the media and very popular in the young generation of Turkey.