Hausa national language and Hausa as a Second Language
Hausa speaking countries include both countries with Hausa national language and Hausa as a second language. Check if Hausa language is one of the Most Spoken Languages.
- Hausa is national language of Gambia, Nigeria.
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Second Language is a non-native language of the speaker, but used in the locality of that person.
- Hausa is second language of Nigeria.
The Hausa countries mentioned under Hausa Speaking countries are the countries where majority of people speak Hausa language.
Hausa as minority language
Countries with Hausa as minority language are also included in Hausa speaking countries.
- Hausa is spoken as minority language in Benin, Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire, Ghana, Niger, Sudan, Togo.
Along with Hausa speaking countries check out Hausa speaking population. The language spoken by minority of the population of a territory is called minority language.
- Continent wise Hausa speaking countries mainly lie in Africa.
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Hausa 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 Hausa language are Hausa regulators. Hausa is not regulated. The regulatory bodies of Hausa lie in Hausa speaking countries. Some of the interesting facts of Hausa:
- Hausa language is the most important and the best known of the Chadic branch.
- There are about one-fourth of Hausa words come from Arabic.
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