Swiss German
Schwiizerdütsch
Pronounce [ˈʃʋitsərˌd̥ytʃ]
Country Switzerland (as German), Liechtenstein, Vorarlberg (Austria), Piedmont & Aosta Valley (Italy)
Speakers
4.93 million in Switzerland (2013)
Unknown number in Germany (excluding Alsatian) and Austria
Family
AreaCentral, south central, north central, northeast, and east cantons. Also in Austria, France, Germany, Liechtenstein.
Language Sites
ISO 639-2 gsw
ISO 639-3 gsw (with Alsatian)
Glottolog swis1247
wals1238
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