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This map shows the regions of the world where Belarusian (also called Byelorussian or "White Russian") is commonly spoken in Belarus and in adjacent parts of Poland (red circle). They are about 9 million Belarusian speakers in the world. Belarusian is most similar to Russian and Ukrainian. It is found in the East Slavic sub-branch of the Balto-Slavic languages of Indo-European.


Daniel M. Short originally created this map and the other Indo-European language charts for his website at http://www.danshort.com/. I reproduce these images here with the author's permission, but they are copyrighted by Daniel Short as of 2002. These charts should not be reproduced or reused without Mr. Short's approval. You may contact him at danshort@gte.net for more information. These images are not public domain.

 

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