Gallurese dialect

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Gallurese
Gadduresu
Native toItaly
RegionSardinia (Gallura)
Native speakers
100,000 (1999)[1]
Official status
Recognised minority
language in
Language codes
ISO 639-3sdn
Glottologgall1276[2]
Linguasphere51-AAA-pd
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Languages and dialects of Sardinia

Gallurese (gadduresu) is a Romance language spoken in the northeastern part of Sardinia. It is seen as being related to the Corsican language and Sardinian language.

The language takes its name from the region of Gallura.

References[change | change source]

  1. Gallurese at Ethnologue (19th ed., 2016)
  2. Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Gallurese Sardinian". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.