Russian and Belarusian as Minority Language
In Russian and Belarusian speaking countries you will get the countries which have Russian and Belarusian as minority language. The language which is spoken by minority of population in the country is called as minority language.
- Russian as minority language: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bulgaria, Estonia, Finland, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Israel, Jordan, Latvia, Lithuania, Mongolia, Poland, Serbia, Tajikistan, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan.
- Belarusian as minority language: Czech Republic, Lithuania, Ukraine.
If you want to compare Russian and Belarusian dialects, then you can go to Russian vs Belarusian Dialects. Some of the official languages are also considered as minority languages.
Russian and Belarusian Regulators
Russian and Belarusian speaking countries provide you Russian and Belarusian regulators which are the official organizations that regulate them. Russian Academy, Russian Language Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences regulates Russian language.Belarusian is regulated by National Academy of Sciences of Belarus, National Languages Committee. Also get to learn, Russian and Belarusian Language History.
Russian and Belarusian Continents
Thinking about Russian and Belarusian continents in which Russian and Belarusian speaking countries are present. Check out more information on Russian and Belarusian. Most of the Russian speaking countries lie in Asia, Europe. While Belarusian speaking countries lie in Asia. Continentwise, most of the languages belong to Asian Languages and African Languages. It's always fun to know about interesting facts of any language, so lets discuss about unknown facts of Russian and Belarusian languages:
Russian Interesting Facts:
- In Russian language, the words are not pronounced as they are written.
- In Russian language, there are only 200,000 words out of which only few words are used and due to this many words have more than one meaning.
Belarusian Interesting Facts:
- Since 1918, Belarusian has been the official language of Belarus.
- Belarusian include many loanwords from Polish language.
The Russian language was derived from Proto-Slavic Vocabulary and is similar to Ukrainian and Belarusian Languages whereas Russian language is similar to Russian and Ukrainian and derived from Not Available.