Langs in Nerdfighteria
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FELLOW NERDFIGHTERS: PLEASE READ DOCUMENT IN THE LINK BELOW BEFORE EDITING! MAKE COMMENTS IN CHAT WINDOW (to your right if you click "other viewers") OR WITH "INSERT COMMENT". ALSO DO NOT SORT OR CHANGE FORMULAS, PLEASE! /HEDVIGNative speakers of langs we know in world according to Ethnologue (2013)Language family (number below is percentage of IE langs)Linksum of langsPercentage of the langs in the worldPercentage of native speakers in the world
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Sumhttps://docs.google.com/document/d/1u4LG0y8KKkgmKlkQz7FC-kEsHqxInLhbmFTc1SfEcPc/edit?usp=sharing417784798459.38%1281.80%66.99%
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"Albanian"macrolanguage (for explanation of macrolang see: http://www.ethnologue.com/ethno_docs/introduction.asp#Macro) For "albanian" we have counted all varities as one since no-one defined which variety they speak5825018albanian, (IE)http://www.ethnologue.com/language/sqi1
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"Arabic" macrolang (for explanation of macrolang see: http://www.ethnologue.com/ethno_docs/introduction.asp#Macro) For "arabic" we have counted them all as one since no one specified which variety of arabic they speak, i.e we've counted arabic as one lang since we do not know wehter people speak saudi-arabic, maroccan arabic etc223010130semitic (afro-asiatic)http://www.ethnologue.com/language/ara13.58%
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"Chinese"macrolang (for explanation of macrolang see: http://www.ethnologue.com/ethno_docs/introduction.asp#Macro) For "chinese" we have in this spreadsheet NOT counted chinse as on entity but each language is at different post, search for Hakka, Hokkien, Wu etcN/ASino-tibetanhttp://www.ethnologue.com/show_family.asp?subid=851-16.
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"pashto"macrolanguage. For "pashto" we have counted all varities as one since no-one defined which variety they speak26940100indo-iranian (IE)http://www.ethnologue.com/language/pus10.43%
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Acadian (Cajun)sometimes considered dialect of french 25600romance, (IE)http://www.ethnologue.com/language/frc10.01%
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Afrikaanssometimes considered a creole4934950germanic (IE)http://www.ethnologue.com/language/afr10.01%0.08%
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Alibiplay-lang (Australian board game)http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alibi_%28language_game%2910.01%0.00%
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American Sign Languagesign lang(not counting) 100,000 to 500,000no classification yethttp://www.ethnologue.com/language/ase10.01%
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Ancient (Biblical) HebrewdeadN/Asemitic, Afro-asiatic10.01%
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Ancient GreekdeadN/A(IE)http://www.ethnologue.com/language/grc
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Anishinaabemowin (Ojibwe)more or less a macrolang (for explanation of macrolang see: http://www.ethnologue.com/ethno_docs/introduction.asp#Macro)30500algonquian (algic)http://www.ethnologue.com/family/17-357910.01%0.00%
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Armenian(Trivia note: this is the language with the most alternate names in Ethnologue, 77!)3140000IEhttp://www.ethnologue.com/language/hye10.01%0.05%
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Assyrian219330semitic (afro-asiatic)http://www.ethnologue.com/language/aii10.01%0.00%
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Asturian125000Romance (IE)http://www.ethnologue.com/language/ast10.01%0.00%
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Australian Sign Language (Auslan)sign langunknownnot classified yet10.01%
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Azeri7473270altaichttp://www.ethnologue.com/language/azj10.01%0.12%
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Basiccomputer langN/AN/AN/A
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Basqueisolate (i.e this lang has no living relatives or no known relatives)658960isolatehttp://www.ethnologue.com/language/eus10.01%0.01%
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Belarusian8618630slavic (IE)http://www.ethnologue.com/language/bel10.01%0.14%
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Bengalialso known as "bangla"193263700Iranian (IE)http://www.ethnologue.com/language/ben10.01%3.10%
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Bosnian2203800slavic (IE)http://www.ethnologue.com/language/bos10.01%0.04%
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Brazilian Portugeseoften considered dialect of european portuguese and counted as such here(not counting) 163000000Romance (IE)http://www.ethnologue.com/language/por
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Brithenigconlang (by Andrew Smith in New Zealand)N/AN/Ahttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brithenig
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British Sign Languagesign lang40000no classification yethttp://www.ethnologue.com/language/bfi10.01%0.00%
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Bulgarian9097220Slavic (IE)http://www.ethnologue.com/language/bul10.01%0.15%
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c++computer langN/AN/A
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Cantonese55541660sino-tibetanhttp://www.ethnologue.com/language/yue10.01%0.89%
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Catalan11530160romance, (IE)http://www.ethnologue.com/language/cat10.01%0.18%
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Cebuanodialect in the Philippines15807260Malayo-polynesian (austronesian)http://www.ethnologue.com/language/ceb10.01%0.25%
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Chickasaw600Muskogeanhttp://www.ethnologue.com/language/cic10.01%0.00%
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Cobolcomputer langN/AN/A
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Croatian5533890Slavic (IE)http://www.ethnologue.com/language/hrv10.01%0.09%
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Czech9490840Slavic (IE)http://www.ethnologue.com/language/ces10.01%0.15%
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Danish5581690germanic (IE)http://www.ethnologue.com/language/dan10.01%0.09%
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Dutch22984690germanic (IE)http://www.ethnologue.com/language/nld10.01%0.37%
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Elvishconlang (WHICH ELVISH IS MEANT HERE?)N/AN/A
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English334800758germanic (IE)http://www.ethnologue.com/language/eng10.01%5.37%
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Esperantoconlang with native speakersunknownN/Ahttp://www.ethnologue.com/language/epo10.01%
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Estonian1048660Finno-ugric (Uralic)http://www.ethnologue.com/language/est10.01%0.02%
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Farsi (Persian)23879300Iranian (IE)http://www.ethnologue.com/language/pes10.01%0.38%
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Finnish5009390Finno-ugric (Uralic)http://www.ethnologue.com/language/fin10.01%0.08%
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French Sign Languagesign langnot counting, to unsure.

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no classification yethttp://www.ethnologue.com/language/fsl10.01%
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French the Llama67838450romance (IE)http://www.ethnologue.com/language/fra10.01%1.09%
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Galician3185000romance, (IE)http://www.ethnologue.com/language/glg10.01%0.05%
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Gallifreyanplay-lang/conlang Include: Old high gallifreyan, old linear gallifreyan, modern linear gallifreyan and circular gallifreyanN/ATime-Lordhttp://tardis.wikia.com/wiki/Gallifreyan_%28language%29
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Ganda (luganda)4130000Bantu (Niger-Congo)http://www.ethnologue.com/language/lug10.01%0.07%
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German90294110germanic (IE)http://www.ethnologue.com/language/deu10.01%1.45%
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German sign languagesign lang50000not classified yethttp://www.ethnologue.com/language/gsg10.01%0.00%
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GnommishWhat... is meant here?
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Greek13084490(IE)http://www.ethnologue.com/language/ell10.01%0.21%
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Guaraní51230Tupihttp://www.ethnologue.com/language/gui10.01%0.00%
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Gujarati46493990Iranian (IE)http://www.ethnologue.com/language/guj10.01%0.75%
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Haiti Creolecontact lang7731240Creole (French Lexifier)http://www.ethnologue.com/language/hat10.01%0.12%
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Hakkagoes under macrolang "chinese" in ethnologue and is counted seprately as its own lang here. NB: macrolangs are NOT languages in the normal sense.30082810sino-tibetanhttp://www.ethnologue.com/language/hak10.01%0.48%
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Hawaii Creole Englishcontact lang600000Creole (English lexifier)http://www.ethnologue.com/language/hwc10.01%0.01%
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Hindi181676620Iranian (IE)http://www.ethnologue.com/language/hin10.01%2.91%
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Hungarian12501270Finno-ugric (Uralic)http://www.ethnologue.com/language/hun10.01%0.20%
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Hymnoscon langN/AN/A
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Icelandic238050Germanic (IE)http://www.ethnologue.com/language/isl10.01%0.00%
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Indonesian23187680Malayo-polynesisan (Austronesian)http://www.ethnologue.com/language/ind10.01%0.37%
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Inuktitut, Eastern Canadianpart of macrolang, but this is the indivdual lang of eastern canadian inuktitut34100Eskimo-Aleuthttp://www.ethnologue.com/language/iku10.01%0.00%
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Irish391470Celtic (IE)http://www.ethnologue.com/language/gle10.01%0.01%
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Irish Sign Languagesign langUnknownnot classified yethttp://www.ethnologue.com/language/isg10.01%
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International Signsign; controversial whether communication strategy, contact lang, or macrolangN/Anot classified yethttp://www.ethnologue.com/language/ils1
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Italian61696677Romance, (IE)http://www.ethnologue.com/language/ita10.01%0.99%
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Italian Sign Languagesign languknownnot classified yethttp://www.ethnologue.com/language/ise10.01%
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Japanesevery small language family122080100japonichttp://www.ethnologue.com/language/jpn10.01%1.96%
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Japanese Sign Languagesign lang317000not classified yethttp://www.ethnologue.com/language/jsl10.01%0.01%
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Java Programming Languagecomputer langN/AN/A
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Kannada35327600Dravidianhttp://www.ethnologue.com/language/kan10.01%0.57%
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Khmer (Cambodian)13603400Austro-asiatichttp://www.ethnologue.com/language/khm10.01%0.22%
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Kiswahililingua franca787630Bantu (Niger-Congo)http://www.ethnologue.com/language/swh10.01%0.01%
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KlingonconlangN/AN/A0.01%
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Komi-Zyrian217000permian (Uralic)http://www.ethnologue.com/language/kpv10.01%0.00%
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Koreanisolate (i.e this lang has no living relatives or no known relatives)66305890Isolatehttp://www.ethnologue.com/language/kor10.01%1.06%
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Kriocontact lang493470Creole (English lexifier)http://www.ethnologue.com/language/kri10.01%0.01%
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Kuna (Panama)57100chibchanhttp://www.ethnologue.com/language/cuk10.01%0.00%
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Kurdish3712000Iranian (IE)http://www.ethnologue.com/language/ckb10.01%0.06%
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Kutchi866000indo-iranian (IE)http://www.ethnologue.com/language/kfr10.01%0.01%
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Laki1000000indo-iranian (IE)http://www.ethnologue.com/language/lki10.01%0.02%
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Lakota6390Siouanhttp://www.ethnologue.com/language/lkt10.01%0.00%
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LatinDeadN/ARomance (IE)
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Latvian1504880Baltic (IE)http://www.ethnologue.com/language/lav10.01%0.02%
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Lithuanian3154180Baltic (IE)http://www.ethnologue.com/language/lit10.01%0.05%
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Lori1500000indo-iranian (IE)http://www.ethnologue.com/language/lrc10.01%0.03%
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Luxembourgeois320710Germanic (IE)http://www.ethnologue.com/language/ltz10.01%0.01%
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Macedonian2113170Slavic (IE)http://www.ethnologue.com/language/mkd10.01%0.03%
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Makatoncommunication strategy, not langN/AN/A
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Malagasy (Plateau)official lang of Madagascar7529640Malayo-polynesian (austronesian)http://www.ethnologue.com/language/plt10.01%0.12%
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Malagasy (Sakalava)350000Malayo-polynesian (austronesian)http://www.ethnologue.com/language/skg10.01%0.01%
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Malayentries for bahasa melayu and bahasa malayu goes here to15848500Malayo-polynesisan (Austronesian)http://www.ethnologue.com/language/zlm10.01%0.25%
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Malayalam35893990Dravidianhttp://www.ethnologue.com/language/mal10.01%0.58%
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Maltese429000Semitic (afro-asiatic)http://www.ethnologue.com/language/mlt10.01%0.01%
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Mandarin Chinese847755970Sino-tibetanhttp://www.ethnologue.com/language/cmn10.01%13.59%
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Maori60621Malayo-polynesisan (Austronesian)http://www.ethnologue.com/language/mri10.01%0.00%
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MapudungúnMapuche's language (Southamerica) Very small language family258620Mapundungo
http://www.ethnologue.com/language/arn0.00%
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Marathi68061130Iranian (IE)http://www.ethnologue.com/language/mar10.01%1.09%
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Marwari5622600Iranian (IE)http://www.ethnologue.com/language/rwr10.01%0.09%
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