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Language: German, Swiss
Number of speakers: 4640000
Language code: gsw
Alternate names: Alemanic, Alemannic, Alemannisch, Alsacien, Alsatian, Elsaessisch, German, Swiss, Schwytzertuetsch, Schwyzerdütsch
Where spoken: France, Liechtenstein, Switzerland

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  • Language classification: Indo-European, Germanic, West, High German, German, Upper German, Alemannic
  • Dialects: Appenzell, Basel, Bärndütsch, Bern, Graubuenden-Grisons, High Alemannisch, Hochalemannisch, Low Alemannisch, Lucerne, Obwald, St. Gallen, Valserisch, Wallis, Zurich
  • Also spoken in: Austria, Germany
  • Region: Central, south central, north central, northeast, and east cantons. Also in Austria (Alemannic), France (Alsatian), Germany (Alemannic), Liechtenstein (Alemannic).