Languages of Europe
Not to be confused with Indo-European languages.Most of the languages of Europe belong to the Indo-European language family. This family is divided into a number of branches, including Romance, German...
Languages of Europe - Wikipedia
United Slang Of America Map: If Every State Had An Official Word, What Would It Be?
Welcome to the United Slang of America. In order to create the map above, we used a layered, multistep approach. First, we called up some linguists who helped us make an initial list of unique words t...
Slovakia - Slovakia (HD video)
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Slovakia
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List of Indo-European languages
Dotted/striped areas indicate where multilingualism is common.The Indo-European languages include some 439 (SIL estimate) languages and dialects spoken by about three billion people, includi...
Anglo-Frisian languages
The Anglo-Frisian languages form a group of West Germanic languages consisting of Old English, Old Frisian, and their descendants. The Anglo-Frisian family tree is:The Anglo-Frisian languages are dist...
Anglo-Frisian languages - Wikipedia
English-speaking Europe
The English language in Europe, as a native language, is mainly spoken in the United Kingdom and Ireland. Outside of these states, it has a special status the Crown dependencies (Isle of Man, Jersey a...
English-speaking Europe - Wikipedia
German language
German (Deutsch [ˈdɔʏtʃ]) is a West Germanic language. It derives most of its vocabulary from the Germanic branch of the Indo-European language family. A number of words are derived from Latin and Gre...
German language - Wikipedia
German-speaking Europe
The German language is spoken in a number of countries and territories in Europe.The language is used both as an official language and as a minority language in various European countries. To cover th...
German-speaking Europe - Wikipedia
Low Franconian
Low Franconian, Low Frankish, sometimes equated with Istvaeonic, is a group of several West Germanic languages spoken in the Netherlands, northern Belgium (Flanders), in the northern department of Fra...
Low Franconian - Wikipedia
Dutch-speaking Europe
Dutch ( Nederlands ) is a West Germanic language and the native language of most of the population of the Netherlands, and about sixty percent of the populations of Belgium and Suriname, the...
Dutch-speaking Europe - Wikipedia
Hellenic languages
Hellenic is the branch of the Indo-European language family that includes Greek. In most classifications, Hellenic consists of Greek alone, but some linguists use the term Hellenic to refer to a group...
List of Romance languages
The Romance languages—occasionally called the Latin languages, and even more infrequently the Romanic or Neo-Latin languages—are the group of modern languages that evolved from spoken Latin between th...
List of Romance languages - Wikipedia
Slavic languages
The Slavic languages (also called Slavonic languages), a group of closely related languages of the Slavic peoples and a subgroup of Indo-European languages, have speakers in most of Eastern Europe, mu...
Slavic languages - Wikipedia
Basque language
Basque (endonym: Euskara, [eus̺ˈkaɾa]) is a language isolate ancestral to the Basque people, who are indigenous to and mainly inhabit the Basque Country, a region spanning an area in northeastern Sp...
Basque language - Wikipedia
Semitic languages
The Semitic languages are a language family originating in the Near East whose living representatives are spoken by more than 470 million people across much of Western Asia, North Africa and the Horn ...
Semitic languages - Wikipedia
Vernacular
A vernacular or vernacular language is the native language or native dialect of a specific population, especially as distinguished from a literary, national or standard language, or a lingua franca us...
Vernacular - Wikipedia
Antiqua-Fraktur dispute
The Antiqua–Fraktur dispute was a typographical dispute in 19th- and early 20th-century Germany.In most European countries, blackletter typefaces like the German Fraktur were displaced with the creati...
Antiqua-Fraktur dispute - Wikipedia
Estonian Swedes
The Estonian Swedes, Estonia-Swedes, or Coastal Swedes (Swedish: estlandssvenskar, "Estonia Swedes", colloquially aibofolke, "Island People", Estonian: rannarootslased, i.e. "Coastal Swedes" o...
Estonian Swedes - Wikipedia
United Slang Of America Map: If Every State Had An Official Word, What Would It Be?
Welcome to the United Slang of America. In order to create the map above, we used a layered, multistep approach. First, we called up some linguists who helped us make an initial list of unique words t...
2nd Orthographic Conference (German)
German orthography, although largely phonemic, shows many instances of spellings that are historic or analogous to other spellings rather than phonemic. The pronunciation of almost every word can be d...
2nd Orthographic Conference (German) - Wikipedia
German as a foreign language
The German language is one of the most widely spoken of the languages of Europe. German is one of the official languages of the European Union, and one of the three working languages of the European C...
German as a foreign language - Wikipedia
Bosnian language
Bosnian /ˈbɒzniən/ (Bosnian: bosanski / босански [bɔ̌sanskiː]) is the standardized variety of Serbo-Croatian used by Bosniaks. Bosnian is one of the three official languages of Bosnia and Herzegovina,...
Serbo-Croatian
Serbo-Croatian /ˌsɜrboʊ kroʊˈeɪʃən/, also called Serbo-Croat /ˌsɜrboʊ kroʊˈæt/, Serbo-Croat-Bosnian (SCB), or Bosnian-Croatian-Serbian (BCS), is a South Slavic language and the primary language of Ser...
Serbo-Croatian - Wikipedia
Upper Sorbian language
Upper Sorbian (Hornjoserbšćina, German: Obersorbisch) is a minority language spoken by Sorbs in Germany in the historical province of Upper Lusatia (Hornja Łužica in Sorbian), which is today part of S...
Upper Sorbian language - Wikipedia
Italian language in Slovenia
The Italian language is an officially recognized minority language in Slovenia, along with Hungarian. Around 3,700 Slovenian citizens speak Italian as their mother tongue. Italian has a strong presenc...
Italian language in Slovenia - Wikipedia
Austrian Sign Language
Austrian Sign Language, or Österreichische Gebärdensprache (ÖGS), is the sign language used by the Austrian Deaf community—approximately 10,000 people (see Krausneker 2006).
ÖGS and Hungarian Sign...
Albanian Sign Language
Albanian Sign Language (AlbSL, in Albanian Gjuha Shenjave e Shqipe) is one of the deaf sign languages of Europe. It is unrelated to other sign languages of the Balkans. It is relatively young, having...