What are the top 20 most used languages?

January 7, 2020 Off By idswater

What are the top 20 most used languages?

25 Most Spoken Languages in the World

  1. English — 1.5 Billion Speakers.
  2. Mandarin Chinese — 1.3 Billion Speakers.
  3. Spanish — 661 Million Speakers.
  4. Hindustani (Hindi/Urdu) — 544 Million Speakers.
  5. Arabic — 422 Million Speakers.
  6. Malay — 281 Million Speakers.
  7. Russian — 267 Million Speakers.
  8. Bengali — 261 Million Speakers.

What country speaks 200 languages?

Papua New Guinea has the most languages, with 852 living languages.

What is the 20 most spoken language in the world?

Let’s have a look at the 20 most spoken languages in the world.

  • English. English is from the family of West Germanic languages.
  • Mandarin Chinese.
  • Spanish.
  • French.
  • Portuguese.
  • Hindi.
  • Russian.
  • Bengali.

What are the top 3 world languages?

Ethnologue (2019, 22nd edition)

Rank Language Branch
1 Mandarin Chinese Sinitic
2 Spanish Romance
3 English Germanic
4 Hindi (sanskritised Hindustani) Indo-Aryan

What are the 10 most spoken languages in the world?

The 10 most spoken languages in the world (excluding English, of course): Mandarin, Spanish, Hindi, Arabic, Portuguese, Bengali, Russian, Japanese, Punjabi, and German. The list of 10 most spoken languages by number of countries: French, Arabic, Spanish, Portuguese, German, Italian, Mandarin, Malay, Kiswahili , and Russian.

What are the least spoken languages in the world?

According to Wikipedia, the least spoken, yet documented, languages are Malayalam, Hokkien(Taiwanese), Indonesian, Urdu, Vietnamese, Sinhala and Fijian, amongst others.

What is the most popular language in the world?

Mandarin, the language of the most populated country of the world, China is the most spoken language, with more than 1030 million speakers.