Where on earth do they speak Arabic, Standard?

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Language: Arabic, Standard
Number of speakers: 206000000
Language code: arb
Alternate names: Al-'Arabiyya, Al-Fusha, Arabic, Standard, Literary Arabic
Where spoken: Saudi Arabia

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  • Language classification: Afro-Asiatic, Semitic, Central, South, Arabic
  • Dialects: Classical Arabic, Koranic Arabic, Modern Literary Arabic, Modern Standard Arabic, Quranic Arabic
  • Also spoken in: United Arab Emirates, Bahrain, Djibouti, Denmark, Algeria, Egypt, Eritrea, Israel, Iraq, Jordan, Comoros, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Oman, Palestinian West Bank and Gaza, Qatar, Sudan, Somalia, Syria, Chad, Tunisia, Tanzania, Yemen
  • Region: Widespread. Also in Algeria, Bahrain, Chad, Comoros, Denmark, Djibouti, Egypt, Eritrea, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Mauritania, Morocco, Oman, Palestine, Qatar, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, Tanzania, Tunisia, United Arab Emirates, Western Sahara, Yemen.