Native Italian Speakers
You will get to know second language speakers of Italian language as well as native Italian Speakers under how many people speak Italian language. There is an estimate that there are almost 64.00 million native speakers of Italian language. Some languages have relatively large populations of native speakers and on other hand some languages have small population of native speakers. 14.00 million population speak Italian as second language where Italian is not the native language of the speaker. The number of second language speakers mentioned in how many people speak Italian are those whose native language is minority language of country in which they live. They learn the second language because it is official language of the country where they reside.
Native name of Italian
How many people speak Italian serves you with native name of Italian language. The native name of Italian is Italiano. Native names are the local names for the languages. The native names of the languages are used by the native speakers of that language. The alternative names of Italian are Italiano. The German and French names for Italian language is as follows:
French Name for Italian: italien.
German Name for Italian: Italienisch.
In some applications, instead of using language names they use language codes, check out the language code of Italian on Italian Language Codes