Ligurian
ligure, zeneize
Pronounce [ˈliɡyre], [zeˈnejze]
Country Italy, Monaco, France
Region Italy
 • Liguria
 • Southern Piedmont
 • Southwestern Lombardy
 • Western Emilia-Romagna
 • Southern Sardinia
France
 • Southeastern Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
 • Corsica
Speakers
500,000 (2002)
Family
Early Forms
Dialects
AreaNorth, Liguria, east and west of Genoa along the Riviera and mountain hinterland; St. Pietro and St. Antioch, islands off Sardinia southwest coast; Sardinia, Carloforte and Calasetta cities. Also in France, Monaco.
Language Sites
ISO 639-3 lij
Glottolog ligu1248
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