Romance languages/Related Articles
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- Indo-European languages : A group of several hundred languages, including the majority of languages spoken in Europe, the Plateau of Iran and the subcontinent of India, that share a considerable common vocabulary and linguistic features.
- Latin language : An Indo-European language of the Italic group which was the dominant medium of communication in western Europe for many centuries; the ancestor of today's Romance languages, such as French and Spanish.
See also the full list of Romance languages, arranged by branch
- Romanian language : A Romance language spoken in southeastern Europe, mainly in Romania and Moldova.
- Catalan language : A Romance language spoken in the Catalan Countries (eastern Spain, Andorra, parts of France and Sardinia).
- French language : A Romance language spoken in northwestern Europe (mainly in France, Belgium, Switzerland), in Canada and in many other countries.
- Italian language : A Romance language spoken in Italy and Switzerland.
- Portuguese language : An Iberian Romance language, of the Indo-European family.
- Romansh language : Romance language spoken in the Graubünden canton of eastern Switzerland; one of the official languages of the country, with about 35,000 speakers.
- Spanish language : A Romance language widely spoken in Spain, its current and former territories, and the United States of America.
- Corsican language : A Romance language spoken in Corsica and far northern Sardinia.
- Sardinian language : A Romance language spoken in the greatest part of Sardinia.