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Northern Teatnemland
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Founded: Aug 03, 2016

Postby Northern Teatnemland » Sat May 21, 2022 7:34 am

French, English, and German.

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Founded: May 19, 2014

Postby Catarra » Mon May 23, 2022 11:20 am

Haut Catarrès, Bas Catarrès, Berber, Arab, French, and small bags of western romance languages.

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Founded: Sep 29, 2021
Left-Leaning College State

Postby Emeraldisia » Mon May 23, 2022 11:24 am

Due to the events of the Great Fall roughly 200 years ago, English has become the most primarily used language in Emeraldisia, with several other notable communities of French, German, Russian, Japanese, Navajo, and multiple other native languages.

In total, 22.3 of the 23 million Emeraldisians today understand English as a primary or secondary language.
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Regatul Daciei
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Founded: May 27, 2022

Postby Regatul Daciei » Fri May 27, 2022 7:51 am

Official Language: Dacian (Romanian)

Regional Minority Languages:
Ohridian (Macedonian)
Gaghur Turkic

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Founded: May 12, 2022
Inoffensive Centrist Democracy

Postby Bisqovitia » Fri May 27, 2022 7:56 am

Pennsylvania Dutch and the local dialect, Bisqovisch, are the two national languages. However, neither are spoken by the leader

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Grand American Union Republic
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Founded: May 20, 2022
Right-wing Utopia

Postby Grand American Union Republic » Wed Jun 01, 2022 9:32 am

The official language in the United States of the Grand American Union Republic is English as it is used in everyday life. However, other languages also exist within the nation. The most notable language spoken in the country apart from English is Spanish which is mostly spoken by Mexican and Spanish immigrants. Various European languages exist within ethnic communities too, prime examples are German, Italian, Polish, and other European languages found in various states with significant ethnic/immigrant populations.
United States of the Grand American Union Republic

In a world full of revolutions, civil wars, secessionists, and rising world tensions every year, the United States of America, having survived a 2nd American Civil War and another American Revolution has garnered to use its power to prevent worldwide chaos. With degrading relations with the Russian SFSR and the PRC each year, it is unknown when would the next global war would start.

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Founded: Mar 15, 2020
Corporate Bordello

Postby Roegerland » Wed Jun 01, 2022 9:33 am

Amerikaans, Spanish, and English
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Compulsory Consumerist State

Postby Darussalam » Fri Jun 03, 2022 6:18 am

The entire Mesovalkian region is a massive sprachbund: a region where multiple languages are spoken in tandem and there are frequent contacts between speakers of different languages. This and lack of language centralization attempt by nation-state polities historically resulted in highly complex dialect continuum of Mesovalkian languages, where there exists gradations of mutual intelligibility between adjacent regions within Mesovalkia that gradually diminished proportional to the distance. While there exists a trend of broad convergence towards more homogeneous trade languages or bazaari, the most prominent being Darbar-Samaya Standard Dialect, this trend is also almost always followed with dialect divergences among different subcultures, making complete linguistic homogenization complicated at best. Furthermore, the prevalence of translation software and polyglot neural modulation generally has rendered any policy intended to promote linguistic homogenization unnecessary even for state-building purposes.
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Obshcherusskiy Narod
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Founded: Jun 03, 2022

Postby Obshcherusskiy Narod » Fri Jun 03, 2022 2:26 pm

Russian, only Russian.
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Founded: Nov 12, 2020
New York Times Democracy

Postby Salzcovia » Fri Jun 03, 2022 3:41 pm

Portuguese and five other languages (that still have no name).
The Pink Flower of Salzcovia

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The Cannaland Islands
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Founded: May 09, 2022
Democratic Socialists

Postby The Cannaland Islands » Sun Jun 05, 2022 4:26 am

Cannaland has 5 official languages

Cannalandic (Kannal)
Native Language of almost everyone.
Motto in Cannalandic: ¡Potipogyagi nojayolgylaïq`arifäë wagya Wa e re!

Language of trade and politics
Motto in English: "As one, we raise ourselves higher!"

Cannaland Medician*
Minority dialect of Medician Immigrants
Motto in CM: "Caumme un, nô élévouz ples hoet!"

Germanian Immigrants brought this language.
Motto in Germanian: "Als Einheit erheben wir uns höher!"

Second Language to many Scedic immigrants
Motto in Spanish"¡Como uno nos elevamos más alto!"
The Confederation of the Cannaland Islands and Bardesrs
Konfedérátrik Kannalwaq`ojaño Barḍes

"As one, we raise ourselves higher!"
"¡Potipogyagi nojayolgylaïq`arifäë wagya Wa e re!"

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Northeast Atlantica
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Founded: Jun 06, 2022

Postby Northeast Atlantica » Tue Jun 07, 2022 10:42 pm

By law, our nation has no official language. Everyone is free to speak whatever language they please. However, it being a country that splintered off from the United States of America, the most commonly used language, and the language all government business is done in, is English.
The second most-common language is Spanish. Children are taught to be fluent in both English and Spanish, and all signs must be in both English and Spanish.
Chinese is also gaining in popularity, as we have had a steady influx of Chinese immigrants over the last decade.
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United Tropics of Torchland
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Founded: Nov 12, 2020
Left-Leaning College State

Postby United Tropics of Torchland » Wed Jun 08, 2022 10:23 am

English and Afrikaans

Afrikaans is mostly spoken in Hornillia while English is spoken all throughout the country (obviously)
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Postby Norgealand » Wed Jun 08, 2022 2:36 pm

The primary language of Norgealand is Norgealic: Originating as a creole primarily between Scots Gaelic and Old Norse, as well as the Germanic Scots language. By now it is the overwhelmingly dominant language of Ajerland, The Highlands, Skotsland, and the capital region of Jorbixr.

In the southern region of Seaxland, Saxon, a language nearly identical to Standard Multiversal English, is spoken by some, and more children learn it every year due to revitalization programs, which are especially strong due to the demand for Standard Multiversal English among governments of our Earth with even tangential relation to the world assembly, The Anglians Speak Anglish, which is very similar to Saxon but with a distinct lack of french loanwords, and is undergoing a similar process on a smaller scale. Welsh is Spoken in Wales, though its revitalization program lags behind the others.

As of 1991, all of these constitute official languages, although Norgealic remains the Language of The Parliament (Juding Mor)
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Unified France-Italy
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Founded: Jun 13, 2022
Scandinavian Liberal Paradise

Postby Unified France-Italy » Tue Jun 14, 2022 11:33 pm

The official languages of the United Empire are French and Italian. English and Spanish are also widely understood, especially by the younger generation, but they have no official recognition.

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Founded: Jun 14, 2022
Moralistic Democracy

Postby Novosejia » Wed Jun 15, 2022 5:53 am

The recognized languages of the Novosejian government are Croatian and English

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Founded: Dec 01, 2020
Democratic Socialists

Postby Marlenka » Wed Jun 15, 2022 5:56 am

Marlenki (Con-lag) is the official language of Marlenka, specifically the Dormentok dialect. Malrenki has 5 main dialects but only 3 are spoken in official settings.
Dormentok, or the "Highland talk/tongue" was spoken in its current form since about the end of the middle ages, though it went through many iterations before the current from was chosen. Technically it is a [in lore] conlag since it was created by King Nürhüānsgër in order to facilitate communication with the numerous Marlenki tribes and provinces without having to learn all of their dialects.
Hárska is a very complicated dialect hailing from the island of St.Heilja, that is the original form of Marlenki when it was first ever written. Not many people speak it outside of St.Heilja but it is the language of almost all ancient Marlenki literature, and despite it being centuries old has had no major changes to it. It only has been adapted to the Latin Script in 2011.
Hëjiko is less of a dialect and more a collective term for Slang spoken by Marlenki sailors near Küne-Hërmilan. It what is lacks in technical value it makes up for in its compendium of insults, anecdotes, and songs.
Various forms of Russian, Swedish, Finnish/Hungarian and English are also spoken in Marlenka as Marlenki itself is an amalgamation of these languages with it's own twists.
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Novaya Alyaska
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Founded: Apr 23, 2022
Left-Leaning College State

Postby Novaya Alyaska » Thu Jun 16, 2022 5:44 am

Russian is the sole official language of Alaska, and is the native language of the majority of the population (around 80%). However, there is some formal recognition of prominent minority languages, ie. English (6%), Ukrainian (7%) and Japanese (2%), as well as Native Alaskan languages such as Yup'ik, Inupiat, Tlingit and Aleut, which are spoken by about 5% of people. In particular, there are government initiatives to preserve and promote indigenous languages, many of which are in danger of going extinct.

Schools in Alaska usually teach English and Spanish as foreign languages, as well as French and German, to a lesser extent. Some schools, particularly in New Archangel and Alexandrovsk, instead opt to use English as the language of instruction. In more remote areas, schools sometimes teach through the medium of an indigenous language, with Russian as a second language.

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Polish Grand Republic
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Founded: Jul 29, 2022
Right-wing Utopia

Postby Polish Grand Republic » Mon Aug 08, 2022 2:53 am

Polish is the official and native language spoken in the Polish Grand Republic. However, there exist minority languages found throughout the nation: Ukrainian, Russian, Moldovan, Georgian, Armenian, Azeri, Kazakh, etc.

There has been criticism that the revolutionary government has long incentivized and planned for the disuse and discouragement of minority languages, especially the Turkic and Chinese minority languages.

More recently, English has been growing as a second language spoken among Poles since the early 2000s. This is mostly due in part to the education reforms enacted a few years ago to enhance education among the people.
Revolutionary Unitary State of the Polish Grand Republic

An alternate history when Poland survived the partition, expanded to the far east, became a Republic, has had many separatists, two revolutions, a civil war, and is one of the most influential countries in the world. Basically, just Russia except we're Polish, Catholic, and are friends with the USA and Israel.
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Civil Servant
Posts: 6
Founded: Nov 21, 2021
Authoritarian Democracy

Postby Kirmizistan » Mon Aug 08, 2022 2:58 am

Kirmizish (National language) %41 of people using
German %24 of people using
Japanese %14 of people using
Chinese %11 of people using
English %10 of people using
The Federation Of Kirmizistan
"Hard work brings success"
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Also I am not a Catholic i am Alawi

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Founded: Jul 27, 2022
Capitalist Paradise

Postby DiaperLand » Tue Aug 09, 2022 12:47 am

English is the most widely spoken language in our nation. There are a minority of citizens who speak Dutch, German, Spanish and French in the country. The native Iwana people also retain their own language, spoken primarily in the villages still inhabited by them.
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Inner Albania
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Founded: Jul 21, 2022
Democratic Socialists

Postby Inner Albania » Tue Aug 09, 2022 3:16 am

Official Languages: Albanian & English
Recognized minority languages: Serbo-Croatian & Polish
Recognized de facto official language: Interslavic
Inner Albania, just an average Balkan country

Everybody can be based, if they take the time & effort to do it.
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Founded: Jul 14, 2022
Left-Leaning College State

Postby Calenoa » Tue Aug 09, 2022 3:40 am

German (National Language) is spoken by 59% of the population.
English is spoken by 28% of the population.
Other languages are spoken by 13% of the population.
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