Upper Sorbian


  • Language: Upper Sorbian
  • Alternate names: Sorbian, Sorbian (Upper), Eastern Sorbian, Upper Sorbian, Obersorbisch, Haut Sorabe, Upper Lusatian, Wendish, Hornjoserbski, Hornoserbski, Wendisch, Sorbian, Upper
  • Language code: hsb
  • Language family: Indo-European, Classical Indo-European, Balto-Slavic, Slavic, West Slavic, Sorbian
  • Number of speakers: 18,240
  • Vulnerability: Vulnerable
  • Script: Latin script.

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    Sorbian has lost much of its former public support after the unification of Germany. Many Sorbian schools have been closed (2007).

    Upper Sorbian is spoken in Germany, Europe.