Brazilian Sign LanguagePrint
L1 users: 3,000,000 use Brazilian Sign Language as their first language of communication.
6a (Vigorous). Statutory language of national identity (2005, Parliamentary decree No. 5626).
One-handed fingerspelling system derived from French Sign Language [fsl].
Vigorous. All ages.
Legally recognized by Brazilian Government in 2002. São Paulo deaf generally receive oralist education.