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Middle Eastern Studies

Resources and content of interest for researchers and students of Middle Eastern Studies

Languages of the Middle East

The main languages of the Middle East are Arabic, Hebrew, Turkish and Persian. Rutgers offers courses in all four.

For Hebrew please use the Jewish Studies Library guide.


Ethnologue: a world language database.

Middle East Languages

Languages of the Middle East, created by Joseph Westendorf

Official languages of the Middle East Map created by Joseph Westendorf


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