[pap] 115,000 in Curacao (2011 SIL). Population total all countries: 263,200. L2 users: 20,000 in Curacao. Status: 1 (National). De facto national language. Alternate Names: Curaçoleño, Curassese, Papiamen, Papiamento, Papiamentoe Dialects: None known. Becoming more like Spanish [spa], which is prestigious. Papiamentu is genetically related to Kabuverdianu [kea] and Crioulo (Guinea-Bissau) [pov] (Jacobs 2009). Classification: Creole, Iberian based Comments: Christian.
Sign Language of the Netherlands