Language names in their own languages and scripts

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Language names

The table below shows native/local names for languages in their own scripts, or autoglottonyms. You can click on the language names that are links to hear how they are pronounced, and on the English names of the languages to find out more about them.

English nameNative name
Abazaабаза бызшва (abaza bəzš˚a)
AbenakiAlnôba
Abkhazаҧсуа бызшәа (aṗsua byzš˚a)
Adygheадыгэбзэ (adəgăbză)
AfarʿAfár af
AfrikaansAfrikaans
Ainuアイヌ イタク/Aynu itak
Akanakan
Albanian shqip / gjuha shqipe
AleutUnangam tunuu
Amharic ኣማርኛ (amarəñña)
Apache Ndéé
Arabic (al arabiya) العربية
AragoneseFabla / l'Aragonés
Aramaic (Ancient) (lišānā 'aramā'ā) לשנא ארמיא
Aramaic (Syriac) (lešānā surjājā) ܠܫܢܐ ܤܘܪܝܝܐ
Aramaic (Neo-) (ātûrāyâ) ܐܬܘܪܝܐ (sûret) ܣܘܪܬ
AraneseAranés
ArapahoHinono'eitiit
Argobbaዓርጎባ (Äynū) / አዓርጎባ ኣፍ
ArmenianՀայերէն (Hayeren)
Հայերեն լեզու (Hayeren lezou)
Aromanian (Vlach)Armãneashti / Armãneashce / Rrãmãneasht
ArrernteArrernte angkentye
Assameseঅসমীয়া (asamīẏa)
AsturianAsturianu
AvarмагIарул мацI (ma'arul mats) авар мацӀ (avar maċ)
Awngiአውጚ
Aymaraaymar aru
Azerbaijani Azərbaycan dili / Азәрбајҹан дили / آذربايجانجا ديلي

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