World Arabic Language Day is celebrated every year on 18 December. The day also promotes multilingualism and cultural diversity. Every year this day is celebrated by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization, which celebrates the contribution made by language in shaping the world as it is today. The day was initiated by the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) in 2010 as Arabic was announced to be the sixth official language throughout the organization.
World Arabic Language Day 2021 Theme
This year’s World Arabic Language Day theme “Arabic Language, a bridge between civilisations”.
World Arabic Language Day was chosen on 18 December because it was on this day in 1973 that the General Assembly approved Arabic as the official language of the United Nations. Let us tell you, more than 290 million people speak Arabic. This makes Arabic one of the most widely spoken languages around the world. The Arabic language is the pillar of the cultural diversity of humanity. It is one of the most widely spoken languages in the world. Thereby making it one of the widely spoken languages in the world. The language holds special importance in the world due to its influence on many other global languages including Spanish, Greek, Persian, Hindi, Bengali, Punjabi, Pashto.
Significance, and Importance
The Arabic language is the greatest symbol of cultural heritage and diversity of humanity. It is one of the most widely spoken languages in the world, used by over 400 million people daily. Arabic is currently one of the most spoken languages in the world. Statistically, over 290 million people in 22 countries speak Arabic on a daily basis.
- The Arabic language is the pillar of the cultural diversity of humanity.
- Arabic is the sixth most spoken language in the world.
- It is one of the most spoken languages in the world.
- Arabic is the official language of 22 countries in the Middle East, Europe and Asia.
- There are no capital letters in the Arabic language.
- In Arabic, the verb comes before the subject.
- Many English words were influenced by the Arabic language.
- There are many different dialects of the Arabic language and some are not understood by other Arabic speakers.