Emilian

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A language of Italy

Alternate Names
Bolognese, Ferrarese, Modenese, Parmigiano, Piacentino, Reggiano
Population

No known L1 speakers. Ethnic population: 3,000,000.

Location

Emilia, 6 main towns: Parma, Bologna, Reggio Emilia, Ferrara, Piacenza, and Modena.

Language Status

9 (Dormant).

Language Use

Shifting to Italian [ita].

Language Development
Poetry. New media. Dictionary. Grammar.
Writing

Latin script [Latn].

Other Comments

Emilian is less and less publicly used. Used in public bars among people who know each other, to tell daily events and jokes. Used also among people who do not know each other to win somebody over. Christian.