Bavarians

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Bavarians
Bajuwaren
Bajuwarn
Flag of Bavaria (lozengy).svg
Flag of Bavaria
Total population
c. 15 million
Languages
Bavarian
German
Religion
Roman Catholicism, Protestantism
Related ethnic groups
Other Germanic peoples
(especially Germans)

Bavarians (Bavarian: Boarn, Standard German: Bayern) are an ethnographic group of Germans of Bavaria. The group's dialect is Bavarian and German.

The Oktoberfest in Munich, the most widely known festival of Bavarian culture, held since 1810 (2006 photograph).

List of popular Bavarians[change | change source]

Scientists[change | change source]

Joseph von Fraunhofer

Politicians[change | change source]

Franz Josef Strauß

Artists[change | change source]

Christoph Willibald Gluck

Sportspeople[change | change source]

Others[change | change source]