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Article share of language groups
Germanic
  
34.2%
Italic
  
18.6%
Slavic
  
13.6%
Philippine
  
6.2%
Japonic
  
2.9%
Austroasiatic
  
2.9%
Turkic
  
2.7%
Sinitic
  
2.6%
Finno-Permic
  
1.6%
Other
  
14.7%

English (en) · русский (ru) · +/-

Included are all languages in the category active Wikipedias of List of Wikipedias and a few "somewhat active". See also: List of Wikipedias by language family.

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Germanic[edit]

English
  
42.04%
Dutch
  
16.58%
German
  
15.98%
Swedish
  
15.13%
Norwegian
  
3.91%
Danish
  
1.75%
Norwegian (Nynorsk)
  
1.06%
Other
  
3.55%
  1. en 4,490,654 – English (English)
  2. nl 1,770,758 – Dutch (Nederlands)
  3. de 1,706,970 – German (Deutsch)
  4. sv 1,616,077 – Swedish (svenska)
  5. no 417,414 – Norwegian (bokmål) (norsk bokmål)
  6. da 186,988 – Danish (dansk)
  7. nn 113,388 – Norwegian Nynorsk (norsk nynorsk)
  8. simple 111,324 – Simple English (Simple English)
  9. lb 40,893 – Luxembourgish (Lëtzebuergesch)
  10. is 37,244 – Icelandic (íslenska)
  11. af 30,964 – Afrikaans (Afrikaans)
  12. fy 29,504 – Western Frisian (Frysk)
  13. nds 21,174 – Low German (Plattdüütsch)
  14. sco 22,481 – Scots (Scots)
  15. als 16,661 – Alemannisch (Alemannisch)
  16. yi 10,805 – Yiddish (ייִדיש)
  17. li 7,398 – Limburgish (Limburgs)
  18. bar 9,519 – Bavarian (Boarisch)
  19. fo 8,901 – Faroese (føroyskt)
  20. nds-nl 5,329 – Low Saxon (Netherlands) (Nedersaksies)
  21. vls 4,875 – West-Vlams (West-Vlams)
  22. zea 4,220 – Zeeuws (Zeêuws)
  23. frr 6,126 – Northern Frisian (Nordfriisk)
  24. stq 3,303 – Seeltersk (Seeltersk)
  25. ksh 2,721 – Colognian (Ripoarisch)
  26. ang 2,589 – Old English (Ænglisc)
  27. pfl 1,963 – Pälzisch (Pälzisch)
  28. pdc 1,895 – Deitsch (Deitsch)
  29. got 451 – Gothic (𐌲𐌿𐍄𐌹𐍃𐌺)

Italic[edit]

French
  
25.7%
Italian
  
19.2%
Spanish
  
18.8%
Portuguese
  
14.2%
Catalan
  
7.3%
Romanian
  
4.2%
Galician
  
1.9%
Latin
  
1.8%
Occitan
  
1.5%
Piedmontese
  
1.1%
Other
  
4.3%
  1. fr 1,493,520 – French (français)
  2. it 1,113,779 – Italian (italiano)
  3. es 1,093,724 – Spanish (español)
  4. pt 824,641 – Portuguese (português)
  5. ca 425,651 – Catalan (català)
  6. ro 242,586 – Romanian (română)
  7. gl 111,941 – Galician (galego)
  8. la 105,233 – Latin (Latina)
  9. oc 86,804 – Occitan (occitan)
  10. pms 63,306 – Piedmontese (Piemontèis)
  11. ht 53,212 – Haitian (Kreyòl ayisyen)
  12. an 29,782 – Aragonese (aragonés)
  13. lmo 29,541 – lumbaart (lumbaart)
  14. scn 23,675 – Sicilian (sicilianu)
  15. ast 19,590 – Asturian (asturianu)
  16. nap 14,106 – Neapolitan (Napulitano)
  17. wa 13,243 – Walloon (walon)
  18. vec 10,312 – vèneto (vèneto)
  19. roa-tara 9,185 – tarandíne (tarandíne)
  20. co 6,683 – Corsican (corsu)
  21. nrm 3,562 – Nouormand (Nouormand)
  22. rm 3,482 – Romansh (rumantsch)
  23. lad 3,282 – Ladino (Ladino)
  24. fur 3,108 – Friulian (furlan)
  25. lij 3,185 – Ligure (Ligure)
  26. sc 3,381 – Sardinian (sardu)
  27. frp 2,319 – Franco-Provençal (arpetan)
  28. ext 2,348 – Extremaduran (estremeñu)
  29. pcd 2,673 – Picard (Picard)
  30. eml 2,870 – Emiliano-Romagnolo (emiliàn e rumagnòl)
  31. pap 1,358 – Papiamento (Papiamentu)
  32. cbk-zam 1,167 – Chavacano de Zamboanga (Chavacano de Zamboanga)
  33. mwl 2,161 – Mirandese (Mirandés)
  34. roa-rup 488 – Aromanian (Armãneashce)
  35. mo 401 – молдовеняскэ (молдовеняскэ) (locked)

Slavic[edit]

Russian
  
26.1%
Polish
  
24.5%
Ukrainian
  
11.6%
Czech
  
6.9%
Serbian
  
5.8%
Slovak
  
4.5%
Bulgarian
  
3.8%
Slovenian
  
3.3%
Croatian
  
3.4%
Other
  
10.1%
  1. ru 1,104,490 – Russian (русский)
  2. pl 1,039,951 – Polish (polski)
  3. uk 492,739 – Ukrainian (українська)
  4. cs 292,559 – Czech (čeština)
  5. sr 244,504 – Serbian (српски / srpski)
  6. sk 191,674 – Slovak (slovenčina)
  7. bg 160,161 – Bulgarian (български)
  8. hr 144,747 – Croatian (hrvatski)
  9. sl 140,307 – Slovenian (slovenščina)
  10. sh 154,394 – Serbo-Croatian (srpskohrvatski / српскохрватски)
  11. mk 76,405 – Macedonian (македонски)
  12. be 71,123 – Belarusian (беларуская)
  13. be-x-old 52,766 – беларуская (тарашкевіца)‎ (беларуская (тарашкевіца)‎)
  14. bs 49,575 – Bosnian (bosanski)
  15. hsb 8,183 – Upper Sorbian (hornjoserbsce)
  16. rue 5,976 – Rusyn (русиньскый)
  17. csb 3,951 – Kashubian (kaszëbsczi)
  18. szl 2,480 – Silesian (ślůnski)
  19. dsb 1,993 – Lower Sorbian (dolnoserbski)
  20. cu 537 – Church Slavic (словѣньскъ / ⰔⰎⰑⰂⰡⰐⰠⰔⰍⰟ)

Philippine[edit]

Waray-Waray
  
49.4%
Cebuano
  
46%
Tagalog
  
3.2%
Kapampangan
  
0.4%
Ilokano
  
0.3%
Central Bikolano
  
0.3%
Pangasinan
  
0.2%
  1. war 960,254 – Waray (Winaray)
  2. ceb 893,167 – Cebuano (Cebuano)
  3. tl 62,909 – Tagalog (Tagalog)
  4. pam 8,318 – Pampanga (Kapampangan)
  5. ilo 6,775 – Iloko (Ilokano)
  6. bcl 5,829 – Bikol Central (Bikol Central)
  7. pag 4,702 – Pangasinan (Pangasinan)

Japonic[edit]

  1. ja 904,396 – Japanese (日本語)

Austroasiatic[edit]

Vietnamese
  
99.5%
Khmer
  
0.5%
  1. vi 887,187 – Vietnamese (Tiếng Việt)
  2. km 4,226 – Khmer (ភាសាខ្មែរ)

Turkic[edit]

Turkish
  
27.3%
Kazakh
  
24.7%
Uzbek
  
15.3%
Azerbaijani
  
12.2%
Tatar
  
6.9%
Bashkir
  
3.9%
Chuvash
  
3.4%
Other
  
6.3%
  1. tr 227,214 – Turkish (Türkçe)
  2. kk 205,704 – Kazakh (қазақша)
  3. uz 127,519 – Uzbek (oʻzbekcha)
  4. az 101,326 – Azerbaijani (azərbaycanca)
  5. tt 57,154 – Tatar (татарча/tatarça)
  6. ba 32,265 – Bashkir (башҡортса)
  7. ky 27,323 – Kyrgyz (Кыргызча)
  8. cv 28,304 – Chuvash (Чӑвашла)
  9. sah 10,305 – Sakha (саха тыла)
  10. tk 5,025 – Turkmen (Türkmençe)
  11. ug 3,317 – Uyghur (ئۇيغۇرچە / Uyghurche)
  12. gag 2,583 – Gagauz (Gagauz)
  13. krc 1,937 – Karachay-Balkar (къарачай-малкъар)
  14. crh 1,969 – Crimean Turkish (qırımtatarca)
  15. kaa 635 – Kara-Kalpak (Qaraqalpaqsha)
  16. tyv 444 – Tuvinian (тыва дыл)

Sinitic[edit]

Chinese
  
93%
Cantonese
  
3.5%
Min Nan
  
1.4%
Gan
  
0.8%
Other
  
1.3%
  1. zh 761,724 – Chinese (中文)
  2. zh-yue 28,884 – Cantonese (粵語)
  3. zh-min-nan 11,120 – Chinese (Min Nan) (Bân-lâm-gú)
  4. gan 6,207 – Gan (贛語)
  5. wuu 3,238 – Wu (吴语)
  6. zh-classical 3,348 – Classical Chinese (文言)
  7. hak 3,719 – Hakka (客家語/Hak-kâ-ngî)
  8. cdo 503 – Min Dong Chinese (Mìng-dĕ̤ng-ngṳ̄)

Sunda–Sulawesi[edit]

Malay
  
27.3%
Indonesian
  
37.7%
Javanese
  
5.2%
Sundanese
  
1.9%
Buginese
  
1.6%
Banyumasan
  
1.4%
Other
  
24.9%
  1. ms 247,565 – Malay (Bahasa Melayu)
  2. id 341,228 – Indonesian (Bahasa Indonesia)
  3. jv 47,482 – Javanese (Basa Jawa)
  4. su 17,566 – Sundanese (Basa Sunda)
  5. bug 14,090 – Buginese (ᨅᨔ ᨕᨘᨁᨗ)
  6. map-bms 13,045 – Basa Banyumasan (Basa Banyumasan)
  7. min 220,920 – Minangkabau (Baso Minangkabau)
  8. ace 2,446 – Achinese (Acèh)
  9. bjn 1,464 – Banjar (Bahasa Banjar)
  10. ch 159 – Chamorro (Chamoru)

Finno-Permic[edit]

Finnish
  
68.2%
Estonian
  
24.3%
Northern Sami
  
1.5%
Võro
  
1%
Hill Mari
  
1%
Other
  
4%
  1. fi 344,832 – Finnish (suomi)
  2. et 122,619 – Estonian (eesti)
  3. se 7,662 – Northern Sami (sámegiella)
  4. mrj 5,118 – Hill Mari (кырык мары)
  5. fiu-vro 5,153 – Võro (Võro)
  6. kv 4,194 – Komi (коми)
  7. koi 3,429 – Komi-Permyak (Перем Коми)
  8. udm 3,424 – Udmurt (удмурт)
  9. mhr 4,046 – Eastern Mari (олык марий)
  10. vep 3,909 – Veps (vepsän kel’)
  11. myv 1,646 – Erzya (эрзянь)
  12. mdf 1,181 – Moksha (мокшень)

Semitic[edit]

Arabic
  
59.1%
Hebrew
  
33.8%
Amharic
  
3.4%
Egyptian Arabic
  
2.6%
Other
  
1.1%
  1. ar 273,603 – Arabic (العربية)
  2. he 156,276 – Hebrew (עברית)
  3. am 15,801 – Amharic (አማርኛ)
  4. arz 12,042 – Egyptian Spoken Arabic (مصرى)
  5. mt 3,066 – Maltese (Malti)
  6. arc 1,608 – Aramaic (ܐܪܡܝܐ)
  7. ti 269 – Tigrinya (ትግርኛ)

Iranian[edit]

Persian
  
79.4%
Tajik
  
6.1%
Kurdish
  
4.2%
Soranî
  
2.8%
Mazanderani
  
2.4%
Ossetian
  
1.9%
Gilaki
  
1.2%
Pashto
  
1%
Zazaki
  
0.9%
  1. fa 384,701 – Persian (فارسی)
  2. tg 29,517 – Tajik (тоҷикӣ)
  3. ku 20,301 – Kurdish (Kurdî)
  4. ckb 13,729 – Sorani Kurdish (کوردی)
  5. mzn 11,652 – Mazanderani (مازِرونی)
  6. os 9,281 – Ossetic (Ирон)
  7. glk 6,012 – Gilaki (گیلکی)
  8. ps 5,025 – Pashto (پښتو)
  9. diq 4,367 – Zazaki (Zazaki)

Indo-Aryan[edit]

Hindi
  
28.3%
Marathi
  
10.2%
Western Panjabi
  
8.3%
Bengali
  
7.5%
Bishnupriya Manipuri
  
6.4%
Urdu
  
10.4%
Nepali
  
6.5%
Gujarati
  
6.5%
Other
  
15.9%
  1. hi 111,052 – Hindi (हिन्दी)
  2. mr 40,075 – Marathi (मराठी)
  3. pnb 32,367 – Western Punjabi (پنجابی)
  4. bn 29,279 – Bengali (বাংলা)
  5. bpy 25,149 – Bishnupria Manipuri (বিষ্ণুপ্রিয়া মণিপুরী)
  6. ur 40,946 – Urdu (اردو)
  7. ne 25,499 – Nepali (नेपाली)
  8. gu 25,344 – Gujarati (ગુજરાતી)
  9. hif 11,786 – Fiji Hindi (Fiji Hindi)
  10. sa 10,194 – Sanskrit (संस्कृतम्)
  11. si 10,702 – Sinhala (සිංහල)
  12. pa 10,172 – Punjabi (ਪੰਜਾਬੀ)
  13. or 6,396 – Oriya (ଓଡ଼ିଆ)
  14. dv 3,665 – Divehi (ދިވެހިބަސް)
  15. pi 2,807 – Pali (पालि)
  16. bh 2,758 – भोजपुरी (भोजपुरी)
  17. as 2,830 – Assamese (অসমীয়া)
  18. rmy 546 – Romani (Romani)
  19. sd 376 – Sindhi (سنڌي)
  20. ks 228 – Kashmiri (कॉशुर / کٲشُر)

Constructed (IE)[edit]

Esperanto
  
54.3%
Volapük
  
33.2%
Ido
  
7.2%
Interlingua
  
4%
Other
  
1.3%
  1. eo 194,630 – Esperanto (Esperanto)
  2. vo 119,132 – Volapük (Volapük)
  3. io 25,674 – Ido (Ido)
  4. ia 14,223 – Interlingua (interlingua)
  5. nov 2,766 – Novial (Novial)
  6. ie 2,319 – Interlingue (Interlingue)

Ugric[edit]

  1. hu 257,993 – Hungarian (magyar)

Korean[edit]

  1. ko 272,881 – Korean (한국어)

Baltic[edit]

Lithuanian
  
70.7%
Latvian
  
23.1%
Samogitian
  
5.9%
Latgalian
  
0.3%
  1. lt 164,422 – Lithuanian (lietuvių)
  2. lv 53,639 – Latvian (latviešu)
  3. bat-smg 13,665 – Samogitian (žemaitėška)
  4. ltg 764 – Latgalian (latgaļu)

Basque[edit]

  1. eu 170,793 – Basque (euskara)

Dravidian[edit]

Tamil
  
35.8%
Telugu
  
33.9%
Malayalam
  
20.8%
Kannada
  
9.5%
  1. ta 60,548 – Tamil (தமிழ்)
  2. te 57,251 – Telugu (తెలుగు)
  3. ml 35,159 – Malayalam (മലയാളം)
  4. kn 16,079 – Kannada (ಕನ್ನಡ)

Celtic[edit]

Welsh
  
36.7%
Breton
  
31.5%
Irish
  
19.2%
Scottish Gaelic
  
7.8%
Manx
  
3.1%
Cornish
  
1.7%
  1. br 48,944 – Breton (brezhoneg)
  2. cy 56,982 – Welsh (Cymraeg)
  3. ga 29,723 – Irish (Gaeilge)
  4. gd 12,132 – Scottish Gaelic (Gàidhlig)
  5. gv 4,750 – Manx (Gaelg)
  6. kw 2,650 – Cornish (kernowek)

Tibeto-Burman[edit]

Nepal Bhasa
  
64.9%
Burmese
  
29.2%
Tibetan
  
5.6%
Dzongkha
  
0.2%
  1. new 70,245 – Newari (नेपाल भाषा)
  2. my 31,628 – Burmese (မြန်မာဘာသာ)
  3. bo 6,092 – Tibetan (བོད་ཡིག)
  4. dz 186 – Dzongkha (ཇོང་ཁ)
  5. ii 16 – Sichuan Yi (ꆇꉙ) (locked)

Tai[edit]

  1. th 87,400 – Thai (ไทย)
  2. lo 1,294 – Lao (ລາວ)
  3. za 665 – Zhuang (Vahcuengh)

Hellenic[edit]

  1. el 100,254 – Greek (Ελληνικά)
  2. pnt 374 – Pontic (Ποντιακά)

Kartvelian[edit]

Georgian
  
94.6%
Mingrelian
  
5.4%
  1. ka 82,234 – Georgian (ქართული)
  2. xmf 4,725 – Mingrelian (მარგალური)

Albanian[edit]

  1. sq 50,770 – Albanian (shqip)

Bornean[edit]

  1. mg 47,122 – Malagasy (Malagasy)

Bantoid[edit]

Swahili
  
69.9%
Lingala
  
5.5%
Kinyarwanda
  
4.9%
Shona
  
5.5%
Kongo
  
2.3%
Northern Sotho
  
1.8%
Zulu
  
1.7%
Tswana
  
1.4%
Swati
  
1%
Other
  
6%
  1. sw 26,098 – Swahili (Kiswahili)
  2. ln 2,058 – Lingala (lingála)
  3. rw 1,829 – Kinyarwanda (Kinyarwanda)
  4. sn 2,062 – Shona (chiShona)
  5. kg 876 – Kongo (Kongo)
  6. nso 689 – Northern Sotho (Sesotho sa Leboa)
  7. zu 620 – Zulu (isiZulu)
  8. tn 508 – Tswana (Setswana)
  9. ss 389 – Swati (SiSwati)
  10. ts 297 – Tsonga (Xitsonga)
  11. ki 358 – Kikuyu (Gĩkũyũ)
  12. ve 205 – Venda (Tshivenda)
  13. rn 310 – Rundi (Kirundi)
  14. lg 197 – Ganda (Luganda)
  15. tum 172 – Tumbuka (chiTumbuka)
  16. st 192 – Southern Sotho (Sesotho)
  17. xh 286 – Xhosa (isiXhosa)
  18. ny 168 – Nyanja (Chi-Chewa)
  19. ng 21 – Ndonga (Oshiwambo) (locked)
  20. kj 5 – Kuanyama (Kwanyama) (locked)
  21. hz 0 – Herero (Otsiherero) (locked)

Yoruboid[edit]

  1. yo 30,825 – Yoruba (Yorùbá)

Armenian[edit]

  1. hy 115,351 – Armenian (Հայերեն)

Quechuan[edit]

  1. qu 18,802 – Quechua (Runa Simi)

Polynesian[edit]

Maori
  
58.4%
Hawaiian
  
15.7%
Tongan
  
13.7%
Tahitian
  
8.7%
Samoan
  
3.6%
  1. mi 7,051 – Maori (Māori)
  2. haw 1,890 – Hawaiian (Hawai`i)
  3. to 1,648 – Tongan (lea faka-Tonga)
  4. ty 1,050 – Tahitian (Reo Mā`ohi)
  5. sm 433 – Samoan (Gagana Samoa)

Mongolic[edit]

Mongolian
  
81.3%
Kalmyk
  
12.4%
Buryat
  
6.3%
  1. mn 12,283 – Mongolian (монгол)
  2. xal 1,875 – Kalmyk (хальмг)
  3. bxr 954 – буряад (буряад)

Uto-Aztecan[edit]

  1. nah 9,766 – Nāhuatl (Nāhuatl)

Northeast Caucasian[edit]

Chechen
  
84.4%
Lezgian
  
7.1%
Lak
  
4.4%
Avar
  
4.2%
  1. ce 23,168 – Chechen (нохчийн)
  2. lez 1,940 – Lezghian (лезги)
  3. lbe 1,201 – лакку (лакку)
  4. av 1,146 – Avaric (авар)

Germanic Pidgins and Creoles[edit]

Tok Pisin
  
39%
Sranan Tongo
  
32.4%
Bislama
  
14.4%
Norfuk/Pitkern
  
14.2%
  1. tpi 1,255 – Tok Pisin (Tok Pisin)
  2. srn 1,043 – Sranan Tongo (Sranantongo)
  3. bi 462 – Bislama (Bislama)
  4. pih 457 – Norfuk / Pitkern (Norfuk / Pitkern)

Cushitic[edit]

  1. so 3,621 – Somali (Soomaaliga)
  2. om 298 – Oromo (Oromoo)
  3. aa 6 – Afar (Qafár af) (locked)

Athabaskan[edit]

  1. nv 2,433 – Navajo (Diné bizaad)

Eskimo-Aleut[edit]

Greenlandic
  
74.2%
Inuktitut
  
18.1%
Inupiat
  
7.8%
  1. kl 1,605 – Kalaallisut (kalaallisut)
  2. iu 391 – Inuktitut (ᐃᓄᒃᑎᑐᑦ/inuktitut)
  3. ik 168 – Inupiaq (Iñupiak)

Aymaran[edit]

  1. ay 3,722 – Aymara (Aymar aru)

Tupian[edit]

  1. gn 2,721 – Guarani (Avañe'ẽ)

Northwest Caucasian[edit]

  1. kbd 1,353 – Kabardian (Адыгэбзэ)
  2. ab 826 – Abkhazian (Аҧсшәа)

Atlantic[edit]

  1. wo 1,197 – Wolof (Wolof)
  2. ff 207 – Fulah (Fulfulde)

A priori Constructed[edit]

  1. jbo 1,183 – Lojban (Lojban)

Berber[edit]

  1. kab 1,847 – Kabyle (Taqbaylit)

Micronesian[edit]

  1. na 827 – Nauru (Dorerin Naoero)
  2. mh 10 – Marshallese (Ebon) (locked)

Igboid[edit]

  1. ig 970 – Igbo (Igbo)

Timor-Babar[edit]

  1. tet 859 – Tetum (tetun)

Algonquian[edit]

  1. chy 575 – Cheyenne (Tsetsêhestâhese)
  2. cr 199 – Cree (Nēhiyawēwin / ᓀᐦᐃᔭᐍᐏᐣ)

Kwa[edit]

  1. ee 307 – Ewe (eʋegbe)
  2. ak 280 – Akan (Akan)
  3. tw 433 – Twi (Twi)

Iroquoian[edit]

  1. chr 519 – Cherokee (ᏣᎳᎩ)

Mande[edit]

  1. bm 397 – Bambara (bamanankan)

Chadic[edit]

  1. ha 584 – Hausa (Hausa)

Ubangian[edit]

  1. sg 208 – Sango (Sängö)

East Fijian[edit]

  1. fj 270 – Fijian (Na Vosa Vakaviti)

Muskogean[edit]

  1. cho 15 – Choctaw (Choctaw) (locked)
  2. mus 2 – Creek (Mvskoke) (locked)

Papuan Tip[edit]

  1. ho 3 – Hiri Motu (Hiri Motu) (locked)

Nilo-Saharan[edit]

  1. kr 1 – Kanuri (Kanuri) (locked)

See also[edit]