Basque national language and Basque as a Second Language
Basque speaking countries include both countries with Basque national language and Basque as a second language. Check if Basque language is one of the Most Spoken Languages.
- Basque is national language of France, Spain.
Compare Basque speaking countries with spanish speaking countries on Basque vs Spanish.
Second Language is a non-native language of the speaker, but used in the locality of that person.
- Basque is not spoken as second language.
The Basque countries mentioned under Basque Speaking countries are the countries where majority of people speak Basque language.
Basque as minority language
Countries with Basque as minority language are also included in Basque speaking countries.
- Basque is not spoken as minority language in any of the countries.
Along with Basque speaking countries check out Basque speaking population. The language spoken by minority of the population of a territory is called minority language.
- Continent wise Basque speaking countries mainly lie in Asia, Europe.
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Basque Regulator and Facts
Many world languages have one or more language regulators. The bodies that regulate standard languages are usually called language academies. Official organizations that regulate Basque language are Basque regulators. Basque is regulated by Euskaltzaindia, National Languages Committee. The regulatory bodies of Basque lie in Basque speaking countries. Some of the interesting facts of Basque:
- The Basque language is the oldest European language.
- Basque alphabet include many Roman letters.
The Basque language is derived from Not Available and is closely related to Spanish.