Index of languages by language family

This is a list of the languages featured on Omniglot arranged by the language families they belong to.

Afroasiatic, Algonqian, Altaic, Arawakan, Austro-Asiatic, Australian, Austronesian, Aymaran, Barbacoan, Cariban, Cahuapanan, Caucasian, Chibchan, Dravidian, Eskimo-Aleut, Guaicuruan, Hmong, Indo-European, Iroquoian, Japonic, Jivaroan, Khoisan, Mayan, Mirndi, Misumalpan, Na-Dené, Niger-Congo, Pama-Nyungan, Panoan, Oto-Manguean, Nilosaharan, Quechuan, Sino-Tibetan, Siouan, Tai-Kaidai, Tucanoan, Tupi-Guarani, Uralic, Uto-Aztecan, Yenisei, Zaparoan, Isolates, Creoles, International Auxiliary Languages


Afroasiatic languages

Berber languages
Ancient Berber, Guanche, Kabyle, Tamazight, Tuareg
Chadic languages
Hausa
Cushitic languages
Afaan-Oromo, Afar, Awngi, Beja, Blin, Somali, Xamtanga
Egyptian languages
Ancient Egyptian, Coptic
Omotic languages
Bench, Dizin, Wolaytta
Semitic languages
Akkadian, Amharic, Arabic (Algerian), Arabic (Egyptian), Arabic (Lebanese), Arabic (Modern Standard), Arabic (Moroccan), Arabic (Syrian), Aramaic, Argobba, Assyrian / Neo-Assyrian, Canaanite, Chaha, Chaldean Neo-Aramaic, Ge'ez, Hadhramautic, Hebrew, Himyaritic, Jewish Neo-Aramaic, Maltese, Mandaic, Nabataean, Neo-Mandaic, Phoenician, Punic, Qatabanic, Sabaean, Sabaic, Silt'e, Syriac, Tigre, Tigrinya, Turoyo, Ugaritic, Western Neo-Aramaic

Algonqian languages

Abenaki, Algonquin, Arapaho, Blackfoot, Cheyenne, Chippewa, Cree, Delaware, Fox, Massachusett, Miami, Míkmaq, Montagnais, Naskapi, Ojibwe, Oji-Cree, Ottawa, Potawatomi, Shawnee

Altaic languages

Mongolic languages
Buryat, Kalmyk, Mongolian
Tungusic / Manchu-Tungus languages
Even, Evenki, Jurchen, Manchu, Nanai, Oroch, Orok / Uilta, Ulch, Xibe
Turkic languages
Altay, Äynu, Azerbaijani, Bashkir, Chuvash, Crimean Tatar, Dolgan, Gagauz, Karachay-Balkar, Karaim, Karakalpak, Kazakh, Khakas, Krymchak, Kumyk, Kyrgyz, Nogai, Old Turkic, Salar, Shor, Tatar, Teleut, Tofa, Turkish, Turkmen, Tuvan, Urum, Uyghur, Uzbek, Yakut

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Arawakan languages

Asháninka, Baniwa, Caquinte, Garifuna, Tariana, Wayuu

Austro-Asiatic languages

Mon-Khmer
Khmer, Vietnamese
Munda languages
Gadaba, Ho, Kurukh, Mundari, Santali, Sora

Australian languages

Mirndi languages
Jaminjung, Jingulu
Pama-Nyungan languages
Alyawarr, Gumatj, Guugu Yalandji, Kala Lagaw Ya, Martu Wangka, Ngaanyatjarra, Warlpiri

Austronesian languages

Formosan languages
Amis, Atayal
Malayo-Polynesian languages
Acehnese, Ajië, Aklan, Anutan, Balinese, Batak, Bikol, Bugis, Buhid, Bushi, Cebuano, Cham, Chamorro, Chuukese, Cia-Cia, Cuyonon, Dawan, Drehu, Fijian, Filipino, Futunan, Hanuno'o, Hawaiian, Hiligaynon, Iban, Iloko, Indonesian, Javanese, Kadazandusun, Kapampangan, Kiribati, Madurese, Makasarese, Malagasy, Malay, Mandar, Maori, Maranao, Marshallese, Minangkabau, Moriori, Nauruan, Ndrumbea, Nias, Paamese, Paicî, Palauan, Pangasinan, Pohnpeian, Raga, Rapa Nui, Rarotongan, Rejang, Rotuman, Sakao, Samoan, Central Sinama, Sundanese, Tagalog, Tagbanwa, Tahitian, Tausūg, Tetum, Tokelauan, Tongan, Toraja-Sa'dan, Tuvaluan, Waray-Waray, Xârâcùù, Yapese,

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Aymaran languages

Aymara

Barbacoan languages

Cha'palaachi, Guambiano

Cariban languages

Akurio, Hixkaryána, Tiriyó

Cahuapanan languages

Chayahuita

Caucasian languages

Northeast Caucasian languages
Aghul, Akhvakh, Andi, Archi, Avar, Bagvalal, Bats, Botlikh, Budukh, Caucasian Albanian, Chamalal, Chechen, Dargwa, Godoberi, Hinukh, Hunzib, Ingush, Karata, Khinalug, Khwarshi, Kryts, Kubachi, Lak, Lezgian, Rutul, Tabassaran, Tindi, Tsakhur, Tsez, Udi
Northwest Caucasian languages
Abaza, Abhkaz, Adyghe, Kabardian, Ubykh
South Caucasian languages
Georgian, Laz, Mingrelian, Svan

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Chibchan languages

Kuna

Dravidian languages

Badaga, Brahui, Gondi, Jatapu, Kannada, Kodava, Kolam, Konda, Koya, Kurukh, Malayalam, Mukha Dora, Savara, Sunuwar, Tamil, Telugu, Tulu, Yerukula

Eskimo-Aleut languages

Aleut, Greenlandic, Inuktitut, Iñupiaq, Yup'ik

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Guaicuruan languages

Toba Qom

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Hmong-Mien languages

Hmong, Iu Mien

Indo-European languages

Albanian languages
Albanian, Arvanitic
Armenian languages
Armenian
Baltic languages
Latgalian, Latvian, Lithuanian
Celtic languages
Breton, Celtiberian, Cornish, Irish, Leptonic, Lusitanian, Manx, Scottish Gaelic, Tartessian, Welsh
Germanic languages
Afrikaans, Alsatian, Bavarian, Cimbrian, Danish, Dutch, Elfdalian, English, Faroese, Flemish, German, Gothic, Icelandic, Low German / Low Saxon, Luxembourgish, Norn, North Frisian, Norwegian, Old English, Old Norse, Pennsylvania German, Saterland Frisian, Scots, Shetland(ic), Swedish, Swiss German, West Frisian, Yiddish
Hellenic languages
Greek
Indo-Iranian languages
Indo-Aryan languages
Awadhi, Assamese, Bengali, Bhojpuri, Chakma, Dhivehi, Gujarati, Hindi, Kashmiri, Konkani, Kotia, Kutchi, Maithili, Marathi, Marwari, Modi, Nepali, Oriya, Punjabi, Rajasthani, Romany, Saraiki, Sindhi, Sinhala, Sourashtra, Sugali, Sylheti, Urdu
Iranian languages
Avestan, Baluchi, Dari, Gilaki, Juhuri, Kurdish, Mazandarani, Ossetian, Persian, Parthian, Pashto, Shabaki, Tajik, Talysh, Tat, Wakhi, Yaghnobi, Zazaki
Romance languages
Aragonese, Aranese, Aromanian, Asturian, Catalan, Corsican, French, Friulian, Galician, Gallo, Genoese, Guernésiais, Italian, Jèrriais, Ladino, Ladin, Latin, Lombard, Megleno-Romanian, Mirandese, Moldovan, Occitan, Piedmontese, Portuguese, Romanian, Romansh, Sardinian, Sicilian, Spanish, Venetian, Walloon
Slavic languages
Belarusian, Bosnian, Bulgarian, Croatian, Czech, Kashubian, Macedonian, Montenegrin, Old Church Slavonic, Polish, Russian, Rusyn, Serbian, Silesian, Slovak, Slovenian, Sorbian, Ukrainian

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Iroquoian languages

Cayuga, Cherokee, Mohawk, Oneida, Onondaga, Tuscarora, Wynadot

Japonic / Japanese-Ryukyuan languages

Japanese, Okinawan

Jivaroan languages

Achuar-Shiwiar

Khoisan languages

Khoekhoe (Nama), Nǁng (Nǁŋǃke)

Mayan languages

Aguacateco, Huasteco, Kaqchikel, Ki'che', Mam, Q’anjob’al, Q'eqchi', Tsotsil, Tzeltal, Yucatec Maya

Misumalpan languages

Miskito

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Na-Dené languages

Apache, Chipewyan, Eyak, Gwich'in, Hän, Navajo, Tłı̨chǫ (Dogrib)

Niger-Congo languages

Atlantic-Congo languages
Mbum
Bak languages
Mankanya
Bantu languages
Bemba, Chichewa, Duala, Ewondo, Ganda/Luganda, Herero, Kikuyu, Kinyarwanda, Kirundi, Lingala, Loma, Lozi, Mandekan, Mende, Northern Ndebele, Northern Sotho, OshiWambo, Ronga, Shona, Southern Ndebele, Southern Sotho, Swahili, Swati, Tofa, Tshiluba, Tsonga, Tswana, Tumbuka, Venda, Xhosa, Zulu
Bantoid languages
Bamum
Gur languages
Dagaare, Dagbani, Mossi
Kru languages
Bassa
Kwa languages
Akan, Ga, Twi
Mande languages
Bambara, Kpelle, Loma, Mandinka, Mende, Susu, Vai
Senegambian languages
Fula(ni), Wolof
Volta-Niger languages
Ewe, Fon, Igbo, Yorùbá

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Nilosaharan languages

Acholi, Alur, Dholuo, Dinka, Kanuri, Karamojong, Maasai, Nuer, Shilluk, Zarma

Oto-Manguean languages

Chinanteco, Mazahua, Mazatec, Mixtec, Otomi, Zapotec

Panoan languages

Amahuaca

Quechuan languages

Ayacucho Quechua, Quechua

Sino-Tibetan languages

Sinitic (Chinese) languages
Dungan, Cantonese, Fuzhounese, Gan, Hakka, Mandarin, Puxian, Shanghainese, Taiwanese, Teochew, Wenzhounese, Xiang
Tibeto-Burman languages
Burmese, Dzongkha, Garo, Kayah Li, Karen, Lepcha, Limbu, Lisu, Manipuri, Marma, Mizo, Mro, Naxi, Nepal Bhasa / Newari, Sunuwar, Tangut, Tibetan, Tshangla, Tujia, Yi

Siouan languages

Crow, Dakota, Lakota, Omaha, Osage, Winnebago

Tai-Kaidai languages

Ahom, Bouyei, Dehong Dai, Kam, Lanna, Lao, Lue, Shan, Tai Dam, Thai, Zhuang

Tucanoan languages

Cubeo, Guanano

Tupi-Guarani languages

Guarani, Nheengatu

Uralic languages

Finnic languages
Estonian, Finnish, Karelian, Kven, Livonian, Veps, Võro, Votic
Mari languages
Hill Mari & Meadow Mari
Mordvinic languages
Erzya, Moksha
Permic languages
Komi, Udmurt
Sámi languages
Inari Sámi, Kildin Sámi, Lule Sámi, Northern Sámi, Pite Sámi, Skolt Sámi, Southern Sámi, Ter Sámi, Ume Sámi
Samoyedic languages
Enets, Nenets, Nganasan
Ugric languages
Hungarian, Khanty, Mansi

Uto-Aztecan languages

Comanche, Hopi, O'odham, Nahuatl, Pipil, Shoshone, Tepehuán, Yaqui

Yenisei

Ket

Zaparoan languages

Arabela, Záparo

Language isolates

Ainu, Basque, Burushaski, Eskayan, Haida, Karuk, Korean, Mapuche, Nivkh, Purepecha, Seri, Sumerian, Wardaman

Creole languages

Aukaans/Ndjuká, Bislama, Cape Verdean Creole, Chavacano, Chinook Jargon, French Guianese Creole, Guadeloupean Creole, Haitian Creole, Jamaican, Manado Malay, Mauritian Creole, Nagamese, Papiamento, Pijin, Saramaccan, Seychelles Creole, Sranan, Tok Pisin

International Auxiliary Languages

Blissymbolics, Esperanto, Folkspraak, Ido, Interglossa, Interlingua, Interlingue/Occidental, Lingua Franca Nova, Lojban, Novial, Slovio, Volapük

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