Languages of Andorra
The following languages are currently spoken in the Principality of Andorra.
Catalan is the only official language of Andorra. It is also the historical and traditional language of the country use...
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Catalan language
Catalan (/ˈkætəlæn/; autonym: català [kətəˈɫa] or [kataˈɫa]) is a Romance language named for its origins in Catalonia, in what is northeastern Spain and adjoining parts of France. It is the national a...
Catalan language - Wikipedia
Spanish language
Spanish (/ˈspænɪʃ/, español), also called Castilian (/kæsˈtɪliən/,  castellano ), is a Romance language that originated in the Castile region of Spain. Approximately 470 million people speak...
Spanish language - Wikipedia
Galician language
Galician (/ɡəˈlɪʃən/ or /ɡəˈlɪsi.ən/; galego [ɡaˈleɣo]) is an Indo-European language of the Western Ibero-Romance branch. It is spoken by some 2.4 million people, mainly in Galicia, an autonomous comm...
Galician language - Wikipedia
Portuguese language
Portuguese (português or, in full, língua portuguesa) is a Romance language and the sole official language of Portugal, Brazil, Mozambique, Angola, Cape Verde, Guinea-Bissau, Galicia, and São Tomé and...
Portuguese language - Wikipedia
French language
French (le français [lə fʁɑ̃sɛ] or la langue française [la lɑ̃ɡ fʁɑ̃sɛz]) is a Romance language, belonging to the Indo-European family. It descended from the spoken Latin language of the Roman Empire,...
French language - Wikipedia
La Vergonha
La vergonha ([berˈɣuɲɔ, veʀˈɡuɲɔ], meaning "shame") is what Occitans call the effects of various policies of the government of France on its citizens whose mother tongue was a so-called patois, a lang...
La Vergonha - Wikipedia
Japanese words of Portuguese origin
Many Japanese words of Portuguese origin entered the Japanese language when Portuguese Jesuit priests introduced Christian ideas, Western science, technology and new products to the Japanese during th...
Japanese words of Portuguese origin - Wikipedia
Portuguese phonology
The phonology of Portuguese can vary considerably between dialects, in extreme cases leading to difficulties in intelligibility. This article focuses on the pronunciations that are generally regarded ...
Portuguese phonology - Wikipedia
The 20 funniest French expressions (and how to use them)
The French don’t tell you that “you’re grumpy”...they tell you that “you’re farting sideways” (Avoir un pet de travers).
Portuguese orthography
The Portuguese orthography is based on the Latin alphabet, and makes use of the acute accent, the circumflex accent, the grave accent, the tilde, and the cedilla, to denote stress, vowel height, nasal...
Sri Lanka Indo-Portuguese language
Sri Lanka Indo-Portuguese, Ceylonese Portuguese Creole or Sri Lankan Portuguese Creole (SLPC) is a language spoken in Sri Lanka. While the predominant languages of the island are Sinhala and Tamil, t...
Spanish orthography
Spanish orthography is the orthography used in the Spanish language. The alphabet uses the Latin script. The spelling is fairly phonemic, especially in comparison to more opaque orthographies like Eng...
Galician-Portuguese
Galician-Portuguese (Portuguese: galego-português or galaico-português, Galician: galego-portugués or galaico-portugués) or Old Portuguese, known in Galicia as Medieval Galician, was a West Ib...
Iberian Romance languages
The Iberian Romance, Ibero-Romance or simply Iberian languages are the Romance languages that developed on the Iberian Peninsula, an area consisting primarily of Spain, Portugal, Gibraltar and Andorra...
Iberian Romance languages - Wikipedia
Països Catalans
The term Catalan Countries (Catalan: Països Catalans, [pəˈizus kətəˈɫans], [paˈizos kataˈlans]; Spanish: Países Catalanes; French: Pays catalans) is a direct translation into English of th...
Països Catalans - Wikipedia
Loan words in Sri Lankan Tamil
Loan words in Sri Lankan Tamil came about mostly due contact between colonial powers and the native population. Linguists study a language's lexicon for a number of reasons. Languages such as Tamil wi...
Loan words in Sri Lankan Tamil - Wikipedia
List of Malay loanwords
The Malay language has many loanwords from Sanskrit, Persian, Tamil, Greek, Latin, Portuguese, Dutch, certain Chinese dialects and more recently, Arabic (in particular many religious terms) and Englis...
Portuguese grammar
Portuguese grammar, the morphology and syntax of the Portuguese language, is similar to the grammar of most other Romance languages—especially that of Spanish, and even more so to that of Galician. It...
Geographic distribution of Portuguese
The following is a list of sovereign states and territories where Portuguese is an official or de facto language.
Geographic distribution of Portuguese - Wikipedia
Judaeo-Spanish
Judeo-Spanish (also Judaeo-Spanish; Judeo-Spanish: Judeoespanyol; Judeoespañol; Hebrew script: גאדינו-הספאנעל), commonly referred to as Ladino, is a Romance language derived from Old Spanish. Original...
Judaeo-Spanish - Wikipedia
Spanish language in the United States
Spanish is the second most spoken language in the United States. There are 45 million Hispanophones who speak Spanish as a first or second language in the United States, as well as six million Spanis...
Spanish language in the United States - Wikipedia
Spanish phonology
This article is about the phonology and phonetics of the Spanish language. Unless otherwise noted, statements refer to Castilian Spanish, the standard dialect used in Spain on radio and television. Fo...
History of the Portuguese language
The Portuguese language developed in the Western Iberian Peninsula from Latin brought there by Roman soldiers and colonists starting in the 3rd century BC. Old Portuguese, also known as Galician-Portu...
Differences between Spanish and Portuguese
Although Portuguese and Spanish are closely related, to the point of having a considerable degree of mutual intelligibility, there are also important differences between them, which can pose difficult...
Spanish dialects and varieties
Some of the regional varieties of the Spanish language are quite divergent from one another, especially in pronunciation and vocabulary, and less so in grammar.While all Spanish dialects use ...
Spanish dialects and varieties - Wikipedia