Top Ten Most Spoken Languages in the World 2015
Top Ten Most Spoken Languages in the World 2015

Top Ten Most Spoken Languages in the World 2015

Language is the most important form of communication through which we can communicate to one another and it is very important function of human body. People of different origins and different countries speaks different kinds of languages so if we look around we can see that there are hundreds of  languages in the whole world but we conclude that half of world speaks 13  most popular languages. In this article we made a list of top ten most widely spoken languages in the world these languages are very common with the largest number of native speakers as estimated by the Swedish Nationalencyklopedin. The ranking of top ten most spoken languages in the world depends upon how much total number of native speakers does a language have so just have a look:

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RankLanguageNative SpeakersMainly Spoken inFamily
1. Mandarin 1,115 million China, Taiwan, Singapore, and Malaysia Sino-Tibetan,Chinese
2. English 841 million United Kingdom, United States, Canada, Australia, Ireland and New Zealand. Indo-European,Germanic
3. Spanish 489 million Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Guatemala, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Puerto Rico, Spain, United States, Uruguay, Venezuela, and Western Sahara Indo-European,Romance
4. Hindi 380 million India, Nepal, Fiji . Indo-European,Indo-Aryan, Hindustani
5. Arabic 352 million Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Algeria, Bahrain, Chad, Comoros, Djibouti, Eritrea, Iraq, Palestine, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Mauritania, Morocco, Oman, Qatar, Somalia, Western Sahara, Somaliland, Sudan, Syria, Tunisia, United Arab Emirates, Yemen. Afro-Asiatic,Semitic
6. Russian 276 million Russia, Ukraine, and the Commonwealth of Independent States. Indo-European,Slavic
7. Portuguese 231 million Portugal, Brazil, Angola, Cape Verde, Mozambique, São Tomé and Príncipe, Guinea-Bissau, Timor-Leste, and Macau. Indo-European,Romance
8. Bengali 208 million Bangladesh, India (West Bengal, Tripura, Assam, Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Jharkhand (secondary)), Sierra Leone, Karachi, Pakistan.Indo-European,Indo-Aryan 
9. French 163 million France and its territories, Canada, Belgium, Switzerland, Haiti, Luxembourg, Algeria, Central African Republic. Indo-European, Romance
10. Japanese 128 million Japan Japonic

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