Where on earth do they speak Arpitan?

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Language: Arpitan
Number of speakers: 60000
Language code: frp
Alternate names: Arpitan, Francoprovençal, Patois
Where spoken: France, Italy, Switzerland

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  • Language classification: Indo-European, Italic, Romance, Italo-Western, Western, Gallo-Iberian, Gallo-Romance, Gallo-Rhaetian, Oïl, Southeastern
  • Dialects: Celle San Vito, Dauphinois, Faetar, Faeto, Lyonnais, Neuchatelais, Neuchâtelois, Patoé Valdoten, Savoyard, Valaisan, Valdostano, Valdotain, Valle D'aosta, Vaudois
  • Also spoken in:
  • Region: Savoy, Ain, Rhône, Loire, northern and central Isère, southern Jura and Doubs departments. Also in Italy, Switzerland.