Language families

There are 7,117 living human languages (not including constructed languages ) divided into 142 language families (which are further subdivided into different branches).

All living and extinct languages on Surface languages are ordered by language family from this page: Afro-Asiatic, Austronesian, Creoles, Indo-European, Kartvelian, Niger-Congo, Northeast Caucasian, Turkic.

Languages are listed alphabetically here.

Afro-Asiatic

Arabic, Hebrew, Maltese.

Austronesian languages

Hawaiian, Malagasy, Malay, Tagalog.


Creoles

Haitian Creole, Mauritian Creole, Seychellois Creole.


Indo-European languages

Afrikaans, Albanian, Armenian, Basque, Belarusian, Bosnian, Breton, Bulgarian, Catalan, Cornish, Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dalmatian, Dutch, Faroese, French, German Greek, Hindi, Icelandic, Italian, Ladino, Latin, Luxembourgish, Macedonian, Manx, Montenegrin, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese - Portugal, Portuguese - Brazil, Provençal Romanian, Russian, Sardinian, Sanskrit, Seychellois Creole, Serbian, Sinhala, Slovak, Slovene, Spanish. Swedish, Urdu Ukrainian, Welsh, Venetian, West Frisian, Yiddish,


Kartvelian

Georgian


Niger-Congo

Shona, Swahili, Yoruba.


Northeast Caucasian

Chechen.


Turkic

Azerbaijani, Turkish, Turkmen.