Hungarian Sign LanguagePrint
L1 users: 9,000 (2014 EUD). 49,000 Deaf (2014 IMB).
Budapest, Sopron, Debrecen, Szeged, Eger, Kaposvár, Vác. Budapest dialect is viewed as the standard. Other dialects show significant lexical variation, some in grammar, with some reports of difficulty communicating between some dialects but no systematic assessment. Related to Austrian Sign Language [asq].
Vigorous. All ages. Also use Hungarian [hun].
70 registered sign language interpreters (2014 EUD). Christian, secular.