Serving with language communities worldwide to express God's love through Scripture translation and compassionate service
youtube syndication
site language:
world   »   Americas   »   Antigua and Barbuda
   »   English

English

Language Data

  • Alternate names: ; Also, in Israel: Anglit; in Tanzania: Kiingereza
  • Dialects: AAVE, Aboriginal English, African American Vernacular English, Australian Standard English, Bay Islands English, Belfast, Bermudan English, Birmingham, Bolton Lancashire, Brummie, Brummy, Cayman Islands English, Central Cumberland, Cockney, Cornwall, Craven Yorkshire, Cumberland, Devonshire, Dominican English, Dorset, Durham, East Anglia, East Devonshire, Edinburgh, Geordie, Glaswegian, Grenadian English, Gustavia English, Guyanese English, Liberian Standard English, Lowland Scottish, Neo-Nyungar, Newcastle Northumberland, Newfoundland English, Noogar, Noonga, Noongar, Norfolk, North Hiberno English, North Lancashire, North Wiltshire, North Yorkshire, Northumberland, Radcliffe Lancashire, Saint Lucian English, Samaná English, Scouse, Sheffield Yorkshire, Somerset, South Hiberno English, South Wales, Sussex, Tyneside Northumberland, West Country, West Yorkshire, Westmorland
  • Scriptures published: Bible (1382--2002) New Testament (1380--2011) Portions (1530--1995)
    FCBH (English Standard Version) See above
    text online See above
    The JESUS Film See above
  • Literacy: Also use French [fra], German [deu], and Spanish [spa] as L2s
    Second Language: No information available.
  • Primary country: United Kingdom
  • Also used in: American Samoa, Andorra, Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Aruba, Australia, Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belize, Bermuda, Bhutan, Botswana, British Indian Ocean Territory, British Virgin Islands, Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Caribbean Netherlands, Cayman Islands, Chile, Cook Islands, Cook Islands, Czech Republic, Denmark, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, Gambia, Germany, Ghana, Gibraltar, Greece, Grenada, Guam, Guyana, Honduras, , India, Indonesia, Ireland, Isle of Man, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Kenya, Kiribati, Republic of Korea, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libyan Arab Jamahiriya, Morocco, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Malta, Marshall Islands, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Federated States of, Montserrat, Mozambique, Namibia, Nauru, Nepal, New Zealand, Nigeria, Niue, Norfolk Island, Northern Mariana Islands, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Pitcairn Islands, Puerto Rico, Rwanda, Bolivia, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Mayotte, Saint Pierre and Miquelon, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, Saudi Arabia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, , Solomon Islands, Somalia, Federal Republic of, South Africa, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, United Republic of Tanzania, Tokelau, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Turks and Caicos Islands, Tuvalu, Virgin Islands, U.S., Uganda, United Arab Emirates, United States, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Zambia, Zimbabwe
  • Religion: Christian
  • Status: De facto national language in American Samoa; De facto national language in Anguilla; De facto national language in Antigua and Barbuda; De facto national working language in Aruba; De facto national language in Australia; De facto national language in Bahamas; De facto national working language in Bahrain; De facto national language in Barbados; De facto national language in Belize; De facto national language in Bermuda; De facto national working language in Bhutan; De facto national language in Botswana; De facto national language in British Indian Ocean Territory; De facto national language in British Virgin Islands; Statutory national working language in Brunei; De facto national working language in Cambodia; Statutory national language in Cameroon; Statutory national language in Canada; Statutory national language in Caribbean Netherlands; De facto national language in Cayman Islands; Statutory national language in Cook Islands; De facto national language in Dominica; De facto national working language in Eritrea; Statutory national language in Fiji; De facto national language in Gambia; De facto national language in Ghana; De facto national language in Gibraltar; De facto national language in Grenada; Statutory national language in Guam; De facto national language in Guyana; Statutory provincial working language in Hong Kong; Statutory national working language in India; Statutory national language in Ireland; De facto national working language in Isle of Man; De facto national language in Jamaica; Statutory national language in Kenya; De facto national language in Kiribati; Statutory national language in Lesotho; De facto national language in Liberia; Statutory national working language in Malawi; Statutory national working language in Malaysia; De facto national working language in Maldives; Statutory national working language in Malta; De facto national language in Marshall Islands; Statutory national language in Mauritius; De facto national language in Micronesia; De facto national language in Montserrat; Statutory national language in Namibia; De facto national language in Nauru; De facto national language in New Zealand; De facto national language in Nigeria; Statutory national working language in Niue; De facto national language in Norfolk Island; Statutory national language in Northern Mariana Islands; Statutory national language in Pakistan; Statutory national language in Palau; De facto national language in Papua New Guinea; Statutory national working language in Philippines; De facto national language in Pitcairn; Statutory national working language in Puerto Rico; Statutory national working language in Rwanda; De facto national language in Saint Kitts and Nevis; De facto national language in Saint Lucia; De facto national language in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines; Statutory national language in Samoa; Statutory national language in Seychelles; De facto national language in Sierra Leone; Statutory national working language in Singapore; Statutory national language in Sint Maarten; De facto national language in Solomon Islands; Statutory national working language in Somalia; Statutory national language in South Africa; Statutory national working language in South Sudan; De facto national working language in Sri Lanka; Statutory national working language in Sudan; Statutory national language in Swaziland; De facto national working language in Tanzania; De facto national language in Tokelau; De facto national working language in Tonga; De facto national language in Trinidad and Tobago; De facto national language in Turks and Caicos Islands; De facto national language in Tuvalu; De facto national language in U.S. Virgin Islands; Statutory national language in Uganda; De facto national working language in United Arab Emirates; De facto national language in United Kingdom; De facto national language in United States; Statutory national language in Vanuatu; Statutory national language in Zambia; De facto national language in Zimbabwe
  • Number of users: 335,148,868 (; 100,000 in Israel (1993); )
  • Vitality: National

(data from Ethnologue and other sources)

home   |   about us   |   organizations   |   get involved   |   resources   |   explore   |   prayer   |   articles

Copyright © 2014 Wycliffe Global Alliance


Help | Privacy Statement |