Where on earth do they speak Basque?

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Language: Basque
Number of speakers: 580000
Language code: eus
Alternate names: Basque, Euskara, Euskera, Vascuense
Where spoken: France, Spain

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  • Language classification: Language isolate
  • Dialects: Alavan, Alto Navarro Meridional, Alto Navarro Septentrional, Bajo Navarro Occidental, Bajo Navarro Oriental, Benaffarera, Biscayan, Eastern Low Navarrese, Gipuzkera, Gipuzkoan, Guipuzcoan, Guipuzcoano, High Navarrese, Labourdin, Lapurdiera, Navarro-Labourdin, Roncalese, Souletin, Souletino, Suberoan, Suletino, Upper Navarran, Vizcaino, Western Low Navarrese, Xiberoera, Zuberoera
  • Also spoken in: Australia, Costa Rica, Mexico, Philippines, United States
  • Region: France-Spain border, 3 Basque provinces: Alava, Bizkaia, and Gipuzkoa of Autonomous Basque Community; north central Spain, north Autonomous Region of Navarra. Also in Australia, Costa Rica, France, Mexico, Philippines, United States.