Digital Language Vitality | North Levantine Arabic

North Levantine Arabic (apc)



English name North Levantine Arabic
Native name
SIL code apc
Alternative names arabic beirut, arabic beiruti sunni, arabic beqaa, arabic druze, arabic iqlim-al-kharrub sunni, arabic jdaideh, arabic lebanese, arabic lebanese north, arabic lebanese north-central, arabic lebanese northern, arabic lebanese south, arabic lebanese south-central, arabic lebanese southern, arabic lebanese standard, arabic lebanese-syrian, arabic lebanon mount, arabic levantine, arabic levantine north spoken, arabic levantine northern spoken, arabic saida sunni, arabic syrian, arabic syro-lebanese, arabicbeirut, arabiclebanese, arabicnorthlevantinespoken, arabicsyrian, levantine north, levantine northern, metuali, shii
Speakers L1: 14,761,540 (ethnologue)
Country Syria
Region Western Asia
Champion Arabic (ara)
ISO scope I
ISO type L
ISO active yes
Integrated code apc_____________A
Last updated Feb. 1, 2017, 3:36 p.m.


EGIDS (Ethnologue) 3
In no
Vitality (Kornai, 2013) dead

Language packs

Windows10 input method no
Mac input no
Ubuntu input no
Windows language pack no
Mac language pack no
Ubuntu language pack no
Firefox language pack no
Firefox dictionary no
Office language pack no
Office interface pack no


Has Wikipedia no
Has Wikipedia Incubator yes

NLP tools

Hunspell status
Hunspell coverage None
TreeTagger no

Open Language Archives Community

Primary texts online 3
Primary texts all 3
Lexical resources online None
Lexical resources all None
Language descriptions online 10
Language descriptions all 10
Language in online resource 13
Language in any resource 13
Online resource about the language 9
Any resource about the language 9


Source Crubadan
Number of documents None
Number of words None
Number of characters None
Has FLOSS spell checkers no
In Watchtower no
Has UDHR translation no

Indigenous Tweets project

Number of blogs None
Number of posts None
Number of words None
Number of users None
Number of tweets None

Swadesh lists

Has Swadesh 110 no
Has Swadesh 207 no

Other databases

Panlex translations 1,406
In WALS no
In Omniglot yes
On no
Uriel features 67
In Leipzig Corpora no
In SIREN project no