Swiss German [gsw]

ISO Language Name: Swiss German
ISO Language Code: gsw
Population: 6,469,000

GRN has identified 12 spoken languages and dialects within this language code.

1. Alemannisch: Appenzel

GRN Language Number: 6877
Population: 6,044,000

Other names for Alemannisch: Appenzel

Alsatian
Appenzel

Where Alemannisch: Appenzel is spoken

Switzerland

2. Alemannisch: Bern

GRN Language Number: 6878
ROD Dialect Code: 06878
Population: 6,044,000

Other names for Alemannisch: Bern

Alsatian
Barndutsch
Bärndütsch
Bern

Where Alemannisch: Bern is spoken

Switzerland

3. Alemannisch: Graubenden-grisons

GRN Language Number: 6879
Population: 6,044,000

Other names for Alemannisch: Graubenden-grisons

Alsatian
Graubenden-grisons
Valserisch

Where Alemannisch: Graubenden-grisons is spoken

Switzerland

4. Alemannisch: High Alemannisch

GRN Language Number: 6880
Population: 6,044,000

Other names for Alemannisch: High Alemannisch

Alsatian
High Alemannisch
Hochalemannisch

Where Alemannisch: High Alemannisch is spoken

Austria
Germany
Liechtenstein

5. Alemannisch: Low Alemannisch

GRN Language Number: 6881
Population: 2,000,000

Other names for Alemannisch: Low Alemannisch

Alsatian
Low Alemannisch

Where Alemannisch: Low Alemannisch is spoken

Germany

6. Alemannisch: Lucerne

GRN Language Number: 6882
ROD Dialect Code: 06882
Population: 6,044,000

Other names for Alemannisch: Lucerne

Alsatian
Lucerne

Where Alemannisch: Lucerne is spoken

Switzerland

7. Alemannisch: Obwald

GRN Language Number: 6883
ROD Dialect Code: 06883
Population: 6,044,000

Other names for Alemannisch: Obwald

Alsatian
Obwald

Where Alemannisch: Obwald is spoken

Switzerland

8. Alemannisch: St. Gallen

GRN Language Number: 6884
Population: 6,044,000

Other names for Alemannisch: St. Gallen

Alsatian
St. Gallen

Where Alemannisch: St. Gallen is spoken

Switzerland

9. Alemannisch: Wallis

GRN Language Number: 6885
Population: 6,044,000

Other names for Alemannisch: Wallis

Alsatian
Wallis

Where Alemannisch: Wallis is spoken

Switzerland

10. Alemannisch: Zurich

GRN Language Number: 6886
ROD Dialect Code: 06886
Population: 6,044,000

Other names for Alemannisch: Zurich

Alsatian
Zurich

Where Alemannisch: Zurich is spoken

Switzerland

11. German, Swiss: Alsatian

GRN Language Number: 6876
Population: 6,044,000

Other names for German, Swiss: Alsatian

Alemannisch: Alsatian
Alsacien
Alsatian
Elsaessisch

Where German, Swiss: Alsatian is spoken

France

12. German, Swiss, Basel

GRN Language Number: 2909
ROD Dialect Code: 02909
Population: 4,600,000
Literacy: 98

Other names for German, Swiss, Basel

Allemannisch
Alsatian
Basel
German: Swiss: Basel
Schwyzerdütsch
Schwyzerdutsch: Basel
Swiss German: Basel

Where German, Swiss, Basel is spoken

Austria
France
Germany
Liechtenstein
Switzerland
United Kingdom

Audio recordings available in German, Swiss, Basel

A12800 Words of Life

People Groups who speak Swiss German

Alsatian; German Swiss; Liechtensteiner;