Where on earth do they speak Asturian?

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Language: Asturian
Number of speakers: 100000
Language code: ast
Alternate names: Astur-Leonese, Asturian, Asturian-Leonese, Asturianu
Where spoken: Spain

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  • Language classification: Indo-European, Italic, Romance, Italo-Western, Western, Gallo-Iberian, Ibero-Romance, West Iberian, Asturo-Leonese
  • Dialects: Bable, Central Asturian, Eastern Asturian, Leonese, Lleones, Montañes, West Asturian, Western Asturian
  • Also spoken in: Portugal
  • Region: Asturias Princedom, west Cantabria and Leon, north Castilla-Leon. Montañes dialect (Spanish with Asturian influence): Cantabria and Las Peñamelleras. Also in Portugal.