Finlandssvenska

Alternative name(s): Finland Swedish

Language family: Indo-European

Language group: Germanic

Geographical use: the Österbotten region of Finland

Information: Finlandssvenska is a variety of Swedish. The Finland Swedes (285,387 people in 2003) have kept use of diphthongs to some extent but spelling is identical to Swedish. Young people tend to incorporate Finnish words.

 

 

 

 

Fijian

Finnish