Basic data:

Region: Italy, Ticino and Italian Grisons, Slovenian Littoral, Western Istria

Native Speakers: 67 million total speakers

Family:  Indo-European > Italic > Romance > Italo-Western > Italo-Dalmatian > Italian

Official language in 4 countries


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