Jordan Academy of Arabic


Jordan Academy of Arabic

The Jordan Academy of Arabic ( _ar. مجمع اللغة العربية الأردني) is one of the Arabic language regulators based in Amman, Jordan.

It has been set up to start by 1924, but could only be in real-life by 1976 [http://www.majma.org.jo/page21.htm] .

It has a biannual journal named: "The Journal of Jordan Academy of Arabic" (ISSN: 0258-1094). Many dictionaries and occasional publications has been also produced by this Academy as it interest covers Arabization of technical and professional terms, facilitating the use of Arabic in tertiary education as well as regulating the Arabic language and literature.

See also

* Arabic literature
* List of language regulators

External links

* [http://www.majma.org.jo/ Official website] (in Arabic only)
* [http://www.majma.org.jo/page6.htm List of publications by the Jordan Academy of Arabic]


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