Languages of Portugal

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Languages of Portugal
Official languages Portuguese
Main foreign languages English (27%)[1]
French (24%)
Spanish (10%)
Sign languages Portuguese Sign Language
Common keyboard layouts
Portuguese QWERTY
KB Portuguese.svg
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The languages of Portugal are the languages spoken or once spoken in the territory of the country of Portugal.


Portuguese is practically universal in Portugal, but there are some specificities.

Portuguese dialects of Portugal


Other languages have been extensively spoken in the territory of modern Portugal:

Pre-Roman languages[edit]

Pre-Roman languages of Iberia c. 200 BC.

Roman, Post-Roman and Medieval languages[edit]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "SPECIAL EUROBAROMETER 386 Europeans and their Languages" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2016-01-06. 

External links[edit]