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Languages of Aruba

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Aruba. 103,000. National or official languages: Dutch, Papiamentu. Government has been autonomous from Netherlands Antilles since 1986. All parties agree for it to remain part of the Kingdom of the Netherlands. Immigrant languages: Spanish (9,700), Sranan. The number of individual languages listed for Aruba is 3. Of those, all are living languages.

[nld] 5,290 in Aruba, decreasing.  Classification: Indo-European, Germanic, West, Low Saxon-Low Franconian, Low Franconian 
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[eng] 3,000 in Aruba.  Dialects: Aruba English.  Classification: Indo-European, Germanic, West, English 
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[pap] 60,000 in Aruba (1999).  Alternate names: Curaçoleño, Curassese, Papiam, Papiamento, Papiamentoe.  Classification: Creole, Iberian based 
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