Walloon
walon
Country Belgium, France
Region Wallonia, Ardennes, minority in Door County, Wisconsin (United States)
Speakers
600,000 (2007)
perhaps only 300,000 active speakers in rural Wallonia
Family
Writing
Latin (Walloon alphabet)
AreaWallonia. Central Walloon: Namur, Wavre, and Dinant; Eastern Walloon: Liège, Malmedy, Verviers, Huy, and Waremme; Western Walloon: Charleroi, Nivelles, and Philippeville; Southern Walloon: the Ardennes region, Marche, and Neufchâteau. Also spoken in Luxembourg until recently. It is or was spoken in parts of northern France, and in Green Bay, Wisconsin, USA.
Language Sites
ISO 639-1 wa
ISO 639-2 wln
ISO 639-3 wln
Glottolog wall1255
Idioma valón.png
Type Date Title Vernacular ID Links