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Language to Country Chart

We have listed here a listing of countries and the languages spoken in them, ordered by precedence (the first language listed is generally the official language of the country). This listing is also cross-indexed in hypertext format to a listing of languages and the countries where it is spoken. There is an alphabetical index to countries and languages on each page.

Alphabetical Language Listing:
A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M
N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z

Country to Language Chart

      Language to Country Listing

We have listed here a listing of countries and the languages spoken in them, ordered by precedence (the first language listed is generally the official language of the country). This listing is also cross-indexed in hypertext format to a listing of languages and the countries where it is spoken.

Language to Country Chart

Alphabetical Language Listing:
A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z

   



    Languages     Countries
Abkhaz Georgia
Afar Djibouti, Eritrea
Afghan Persian or Dari Afghanistan
Afrikaans Namibia, South Africa
Akan Ghana
Albanian Albania, Macedonia, Switzerland
Alemannic dialect Liechtenstein
Alsatian France
Amerindian dialects Guyana, Honduras
Amharic Ethiopia
Angaur Palau
Arabic Algeria, Bahrain, Chad, Comoros, Djibouti, Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gaza Strip, Iran, Iraq, Israel (used officially for Arab minority), Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Mauritania, Morocco, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, Tanzania, Tunisia, Uganda, United Arab Emirates, West Bank, Yemen
Aramaic Syria
Armenian Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Iraq, Lebanon, Syria
Assamese India
Assyrian Iraq
Awadhi Nepal
Aymara Bolivia, Peru
Azerbaijani Azerbaijan
Azeri Georgia, Turkey
Bahasa Indonesia (modified form of Malay) Indonesia
Bahasa Melayu Malaysia
Balochi Iran, Pakistan
Baluchi Oman
Bambara Mali
Bandjabi Gabon
Bantu Angola
Bapounou/Eschira Gabon
Basque France, Spain
Belarusian Belarus
Bemba Zambia
Bengali Bangladesh, India
Berber dialects Algeria, Morocco
Bhojpuri Mauritius, Nepal
Bicol Philippines
Bokmal Norwegian Norway
Bosnian Bosnia and Herzegovina
Brahui Pakistan
Brazilero Uruguay
Breton France
Bubi Equatorial Guinea
Bulgarian Bulgaria
Burmese Burma
Burushaski Pakistan
Cakchiquel Guatemala
Cantonese Macau, Malaysia, Singapore
Carolinian Palau
Castilian Spanish Andorra, Spain
Catalan Andorra, France, Spain
Cebuano Philippines
Chamorro Guam, Northern Mariana Islands
Chichewa Malawi
Chilomwe Malawi
Chinese Australia, Brunei, Christmas Island, Hong Kong, Northern Mariana Islands, Palau, Trinidad and Tobago, Vietnam
Chinyanja Malawi
Chisena Malawi
Chitonga Malawi
Chitumbuka Malawi
Chiyao Malawi
Circassian Syria
Cisena Mozambique
Corsican France
Creole Bahamas, Belize, Guyana, Haiti, Mauritius, Netherlands Antilles, Reunion, Seychelles
Creole patois Guadeloupe, Martinique
Crioulo Cape Verde, Guinea-Bissau
Croatian Austria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Serbia
Czech Czech Republic, European Union
Danish Denmark, Faroe Islands, Greenland
Dimli Turkey
Djerma Niger
Dutch Aruba, Belgium, Indonesia, Netherlands, Netherlands Antilles, Suriname
Dzongkha Bhutan
Echuwabo Mozambique
Elomwe Mozambique
Emakhuwa Mozambique
English Akrotiri, American Samoa, Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Aruba, Australia, Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belize, Bermuda, Botswana, Brazil, British Virgin Islands, Brunei, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Cayman Islands, Christmas Island, Cocos Islands, Cook Islands, Costa Rica, Cyprus, Dhekelia, Dominica, East Timor, Ethiopia, Falkland Islands, Fiji, Gambia, Gaza Strip, Ghana, Gibraltar, Greece, Greenland, Grenada, Guam, Guernsey, Guyana, Hong Kong, Iceland, Indonesia, Ireland, Isle of Man, Jamaica, Jersey, Kenya, Kiribati, Laos, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Malaysia, Maldives, Malta, Marshall Islands, Mauritius, Micronesia, Federated States of, Monaco, Montserrat, Namibia, Netherlands Antilles, New Zealand, Nigeria, Niue, Norfolk Island, Northern Mariana Islands, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Pitcairn Islands, Puerto Rico, Rwanda, Saint Helena, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Africa, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Switzerland, Syria, Tanzania, Thailand, Tokelau, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Turks and Caicos Islands, Tuvalu, Uganda, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States, Vanuatu, Vietnam, Virgin Islands, West Bank, World, Zambia, Zimbabwe
English patois Jamaica
Estonian Estonia, European Union
Ewe Ghana
Ewe and Mina Togo
Fang Equatorial Guinea, Gabon
Faroese Denmark, Faroe Islands
Farsi Bahrain
Fijian Fiji
Filipino Palau
Finnish Finland, Norway, Sweden
Flemish France
Fon and Yoruba Benin
Foochow Malaysia
French Algeria, Andorra, Argentina, Belgium, Benin, Brazil, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Congo, Democratic Republic of the, Congo, Republic of the, Cote d'Ivoire, Djibouti, Equatorial Guinea, France, French Guiana, French Polynesia, Gabon, Greece, Guadeloupe, Guernsey, Guinea, Haiti, Holy See, Italy, Laos, Lebanon, Luxembourg, Madagascar, Mali, Martinique, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mayotte, Monaco, Morocco, New Caledonia, Niger, Reunion, Rwanda, Saint Pierre and Miquelon, Senegal, Switzerland, Syria, Togo, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Vanuatu, Vietnam, Virgin Islands, Wallis and Futuna
French Creole Virgin Islands
French patois Dominica, Grenada, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Frisian Netherlands
Fula Gambia
Fulani Nigeria
Futunian Wallis and Futuna
Ga Ghana
Gagauz Moldova, Turkey
Galician Spain
Galole East Timor
Gan China
Ganda or Luganda Uganda
Garifuna Belize, Guatemala
Georgian Georgia
German Argentina, Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Germany, Italy, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Namibia, Romania, Switzerland
Greek Akrotiri, Albania, Cyprus, Dhekelia, Greece
Greenlandic Denmark, Greenland
Guaragigna Ethiopia
Guarani Paraguay
Gujarati India
Hainan Malaysia
Hakka Malaysia
Hakka dialects China, Taiwan
Hassaniya Mauritania
Hassaniya Arabic Western Sahara
Hausa Niger, Nigeria
Hebrew Gaza Strip, Israel, West Bank
Herero Namibia
Hiligaynon or Ilonggo Philippines
Hindi India, Guyana, Trinidad and Tobago, United Arab Emirates
Hindko Pakistan
Hindustani India, Fiji, Suriname
Hokkien Macau, Malaysia, Singapore
Hungarian Austria, Hungary, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Ukraine
I-Kiribati Kiribati
Ibo Equatorial Guinea
Icelandic Iceland
Igbo Nigeria
Ilocano Philippines
Indian dialects Oman
Indonesian East Timor
Irish Gaelic (spoken mainly in areas located along the western seaboard) Ireland
IsiXhosa South Africa
IsiZulu South Africa
Italian Argentina, Australia, Gibraltar, Holy See, Italy, Libya, Monaco, San Marino, Somalia, Switzerland
Japanese Japan, Palau
Javanese Indonesia, Suriname
Jola Senegal
Kabardian Turkey
Kabye Togo
Kalanga Botswana
Kannada India
Kaonda Zambia
Kapingamarangi Micronesia, Federated States of
Kashmiri India
Kazakh Kazakhstan
Kekchi Guatemala
Kemak East Timor
Khalkha Mongol Mongolia
Khmer Cambodia, Vietnam
Kikongo Congo, Democratic Republic of the
Kingwana Congo, Democratic Republic of the
Kinyarwanda Rwanda
Kiribati Tuvalu
Kirundi Burundi
Kiswahili Kenya, Rwanda
Kiswahili or Swahili Tanzania
Kiunguja Tanzania
Korean Korea, North, Korea, South
Kosrean Micronesia, Federated States of
Krio (English-based Creole) Sierra Leone
Kunama Eritrea
Kurdish Iran, Iraq, Syria, Turkey
Kyrgyz Kyrgyzstan
Lao Laos
Latin Holy See
Latvian Latvia
Lingala Congo, Democratic Republic of the
Lingala and Monokutuba Congo, Republic of the
Lithuanian Latvia, Lithuania
Lozi Zambia
Lunda Zambia
Luri Iran
Luvale Zambia
Luxembourgish Luxembourg
Macedonian Macedonia
Magar Nepal
Mahorian Mayotte
Maithali Nepal
Malagasy Madagascar
Malay Brunei, Christmas Island, Cocos Islands, Singapore
Malayalam India, Malaysia
Maldivian Dhivehi (dialect of Sinhala, script derived from Arabic) Maldives
Maltese Malta
Mam Guatemala
Mambae East Timor
Mandarin China, Macau, Malaysia, Singapore
Mandarin Chinese Taiwan
Mandinka Gambia, Senegal
Manx Gaelic Isle of Man
Maori Cook Islands, New Zealand
Marathi India
Marshallese Marshall Islands
Mayan Belize
Melanesian Pidgin Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands
Melanesian-Polynesian dialects New Caledonia
Mende Sierra Leone
Minbei China
Minnan China
Mirandese Portugal
Miskito Nicaragua
Moldovan Moldova
Monegasque Monaco
Moroccan Arabic Western Sahara
Moshi-Dagomba Ghana
Motu Papua New Guinea
Myene Gabon
Nahua El Salvador
Nama Namibia
Nauruan Nauru
Ndebele (also called Sindebele) Zimbabwe
Nepalese Bhutan
Nepali Nepal
Newar Nepal
Niuean Niue
Norfolk (a mixture of 18th century English and ancient Tahitian) Norfolk Island
Norman-French (dialect spoken in country districts) Guernsey
Norwegian Norway, Svalbard
Nubian Sudan
Nukuoro Micronesia, Federated States of
Nyanja Zambia
Nynorsk Norwegian Norway
Nzebi Gabon
Oriya India
Oromigna Ethiopia
Oshivambo Namibia
Palauan Palau
Pampango Philippines
Pangasinan Philippines
Panjabi Malaysia
Papiamento Aruba, Netherlands Antilles
Pashtu Afghanistan, Pakistan
Persian United Arab Emirates
Persian and Persian dialects Iran
Pitcairnese Pitcairn Islands
Pohnpeian Micronesia, Federated States of
Polish Lithuania, Poland, Ukraine
Polynesian French Polynesia
Portuguese Andorra, Angola, Bermuda, Brazil, Cape Verde, East Timor, Gibraltar, Guinea-Bissau, Jersey, Mozambique, Portugal, Sao Tome and Principe, Switzerland
Portunol Uruguay
Provencal France
Pulaar Mauritania, Senegal
Punjabi India, Pakistan
Quechua Bolivia, Peru
Quiche Guatemala
Roma Bulgaria, Macedonia, Slovakia
Romani Albania
Romanian Romania, Serbia, Ukraine
Romansch Switzerland
Russian Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Estonia, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Lithuania, Moldova, Mongolia, Russia, Svalbard, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan
Sami Norway, Sweden
Samoan American Samoa, Samoa, Tuvalu
Sangho Central African Republic
Sanskrit India
Sara Chad
Scottish Gaelic United Kingdom
Sekgalagadi Botswana
Sepedi South Africa
Serbian Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Macedonia, Montenegro, Serbia
Serbo-Croatian Slovenia, Switzerland
Sesotho Lesotho, South Africa
Setswana Botswana, South Africa
Shikomoro Comoros
Shona Zimbabwe
Sindebele (also called Ndebele) Zimbabwe
Sindhi India, Pakistan
Sinhala Sri Lanka
Siraiki Pakistan
siSwati Swaziland
Slavic dialects Albania
Slovak Serbia, Slovakia
Slovene Austria, Italy
Slovenian Slovenia
Somali Djibouti, Ethiopia, Somalia
Soninke Mauritania
Spanish Argentina, Aruba, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Gibraltar, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Netherlands Antilles, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Puerto Rico, Spain, Switzerland, Trinidad and Tobago, United States, Uruguay, Venezuela, Virgin Islands
Spanish Creole Virgin Islands
Sranang Tongo (Surinamese) Suriname
Standard German World
Swahili Burundi, Uganda
Swedish Finland, Sweden
Ta Bedawie Sudan
Tagalog Philippines
Taiwanese Taiwan
Tajik Tajikistan, Uzbekistan
Tamang Nepal
Tamil India, Malaysia, Singapore, Sri Lanka
Telugu India, Malaysia
Temne Sierra Leone
Teochew Singapore
Tetum East Timor
Thai Malaysia, Thailand
Tharu Nepal
Tibetan Bhutan
Tigre Eritrea
Tigrinya Eritrea, Ethiopia
Tokelauan Tokelau
Tonga Zambia
Tongan American Samoa, Tonga
Trukese Micronesia, Federated States of
Tshiluba Congo, Democratic Republic of the
Turkic Mongolia
Turkic and Turkic dialects Iran
Turkish Bulgaria, Cyprus, Iran, Macedonia, Turkey
Turkmen Turkmenistan
Tuvaluan Tuvalu
Ukrainian Serbia, Slovakia, Ukraine
Ulithian Micronesia, Federated States of
Urdu Bahrain, Guyana, India, Oman, Pakistan, United Arab Emirates
Uzbek Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan
Vietnamese Vietnam
Vlach Albania
Wallisian Wallis and Futuna
Waray Philippines
Welsh United Kingdom
Woleaian Micronesia, Federated States of
Wolof Gambia, Mauritania, Senegal
Wu China
Wu Chinese World
Xhosa Lesotho
Xiang China
Xichangana Mozambique
Xinca Guatemala
Xitsonga South Africa
Yapese Micronesia, Federated States of
Yezidi Armenia
Yoruba Nigeria
Yue China
Zulu Lesotho
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