Deutsch (German)

Photo by Roman Kraft on Unsplash
Photo by Roman Kraft on Unsplash

German is spoken by 95 to 100 million people in Europe, or 13.3% of all Europeans, being the second most spoken native language in Europe after Russian, above French and English.

Native Speakers: 90,000,000

Region: Germany, Austria, Switzerland

Writing System: Latin script

Language Family: Indo-European, Germanic, West Germanic, High German, German

Basic Phrases in German

Hello Hallo
Goodbye Auf Wiedersehen
Yes Ja
No Nein
Excuse me… entschuldigen Sie mich
Please Bitte
Thank you Danke