Official language in: Lithuania, European Union

Minority language in: Poland

Spoken by: 3 million people

Language family: Baltic language – Indo-European language

Writing system: Latin (Lithuanian alphabet)

Fun Fact: Lithuanian is one of the oldest spoken languages in the world. Many words are similar to Sanskrit. It means that Lithuanians can recognize some words while listening to Indian languages.

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Lithuanian Words and Phrases

Lithuanian Language information pack

Lithuania – the country

Poland – the country

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