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A language of Czech Republic

ISO 639-3ces

Population  9,250,000 in Czech Republic (2001 census). Population total all countries: 9,490,840.
Region  West: Bohemia, Moravia, Silesia. Also in Austria, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Israel, Poland, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Ukraine, United States.
Alternate names   Bohemian, Cestina
Dialects  Central Bohemian, Czecho-Moravian, Hanak, Lach (Yalach), Northeast Bohemian, Southwest Bohemian. All Czech and Slovak dialects are mutually inherently intelligible.
Classification  Indo-European, Slavic, West, Czech-Slovak
Language use  National language.
Language development  Fully developed. Bible: 1380–1980.
Writing system  Latin script.
Comments  SVO. Christian.

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Language name   Czech
Population  40,000 in Serbia (2006).
Alternate names  Bohemian, Cestina
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