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French
[fra] 523,600 in Luxembourg, all users. L1 users: 57,600 (2011 census). L2 users: 466,000 (European Commission 2012). Status: 1 (National). Statutory national working language (1984, Language Law of 24 February, Article 2). Alternate Names: Französisch, Français. Classification: Indo-European, Italic, Romance, Italo-Western, Western, Gallo-Iberian, Gallo-Romance, Gallo-Rhaetian, Oïl, French.

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German, Standard
[deu] 416,700 in Luxembourg, all users. L1 users: 14,700 (2011 census). L2 users: 402,000 (European Commission 2012). Status: 1 (National). Statutory national working language (1984, Language Law of 24 February, Articles 2, 4). Alternate Names: Allemand, Deutsch, Däitsch. Classification: Indo-European, Germanic, West, High German, German, Middle German, East Middle German. Comments: Non-indigenous.

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Luxembourgish
[ltz] Widespread. 382,000 in Luxembourg, all users. L1 users: 303,000 (European Commission 2012). L2 users: 79,000 (2016). Total users in all countries: 470,200 (as L1: 391,200; as L2: 79,000). Status: 4 (Educational). Statutory language of national identity (1984, Language Law of 24 February, Article 1). Alternate Names: Frankish, Letzburgisch, Luxembourgeois, Luxemburgian, Luxemburgish, Moselle Franconian. Autonym: Lëtzebuergesch. Dialects: Eechternoacher, Kliärrwer, Miseler, Stater, Veiner, Minetter, Weelzer. As distinct from Standard German [deu] as is Dutch [nld] (Stephens 1976); not inherently intelligible with it. A Moselle variety of Frankish-German origin, related to varieties of Mitteldeutsch of Belgium. Classification: Indo-European, Germanic, West, High German, German, Middle German, West Middle German, Moselle Franconian. Comments: Christian.

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Portuguese
[por] Diekirch district: Diekirch canton; Luxembourg district: Esch-sur-Alzette canton, Luxembourg canton. 74,600 (2011 census). Status: 5 (Dispersed). Classification: Indo-European, Italic, Romance, Italo-Western, Western, Gallo-Iberian, Ibero-Romance, West Iberian, Portuguese-Galician. Comments: Non-indigenous.

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