linguistics


Geographic Spread of the Indo-European Language Family

Geographic distribution of archaeological cultures and graphic illustration of proposed population movements. Source: Haak et. al, 2015).Geographic distribution of archaeological cultures and graphic illustration of proposed population movements. Source: Haak et. al, 2015).

About three billion people in the world speak a language that is part of the Indo-European family of languages. There are over 400 languages and dialects belonging to this family.  Eleven of the languages with the largest number of native speakers belong to the Indo-European family of languages and make up […]