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Total Worldwide Speakers: 9,490,840
Language Family: Indo-European
Czech Republic, Austria, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Israel, Poland, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Ukraine, United States.
The region where Czech is spoken is traditionally called Bohemia and was named after the Boii tribe who, according to Roman sources, have inhabited the area since at least the 1st century AD. The dialects spoken in Moravia are also considered forms of Czech.
Czech literature started to appear in the 13th century. After many years of Austrian rule, during which German was the main language of literature and government, there was a revival of Czech literature at the end of the 18th century.
Czech: A Rough Guide Phrasebook
Publisher Lexus Ltd.
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