Polish
polski
Pronounce [ˈpɔlskʲi] (About this soundlisten)
Country Poland, Germany, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Hungary, Lithuania, parts of Latvia, bordering Kresy regions of Western Ukraine and Western Belarus
Ethnicity Poles
Kashubs
Silesians
Speakers
45 million
2nd Lang: 5 million+
Family
Early Forms
Writing
Latin (Polish alphabet)
Polish Braille
Sign Lang.
System Językowo-Migowy (SJM)
AreaAlso in Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Canada, Croatia, Czech Republic, Estonia, Finland, Germany, Hungary, Israel, Kazakhstan, Latvia, Lithuania, Romania, Russian Federation (Europe), Serbia, Slovakia, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United States.
Language Sites
ISO 639-1 pl
ISO 639-2 pol
ISO 639-3 pol – inclusive code
Individual code:
szl – Silesian
Glottolog poli1260
Map of Polish language.svg
  Majority of Polish speakers
  Polish used together with another languages
  Minority of Polish speakers
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