Iranian Languages Iranian Languages

Indo-European Family of Languages

BRANCH GROUP
LANGUAGES & MAJOR DIALECTS
ANCIENT MEDIEVAL MODERN
PROVENIENCE
GERMANIC East Gothic 1 eastern Europe
North Old Norse



Icelandic
Faeroese
Norwegian
Swedish
Danish
Iceland
Faeroe Islands
Norway
Sweden
Denmark
West Old High German
Middle High German

Old Saxon
Middle Low German
Middle Dutch

Middle Flemish
Old Frisian
Old English
Middle English
German


Yiddish
Low German
Dutch
Afrikaans
Flemish
Frisian
English
Germany, Switzerland,Austria

Germany,eastern Europe
northern Germany


Netherlands
South Africa
Belgium
Netherlands, Germany
England
CELTIC Continental Gaulish Gaul
Goidelic Old Irish
Middle Irish

Irish Gaelic

Scottish Gaelic
Manx
Ireland

Scotland
Isle of Man
Brythonic Old Welsh
Middle Welsh
Old Cornish
Middle Breton
Welsh

Cornish
Breton
Wales

Cornwall
Brittany
ITALIC Osco-Umbrian Oscan, Sabellian
Umbrian
ancient Italy
Latinian or Romance 2 Venetic,Faliscan
Lanuvian, Praenestine
Latin










Old Provençal
Old French
Middle French


Portugese
Spanish
Judeo-Spanish
Catalan
Provençal
French

Haitian Creole
Italian
Rhaeto-Romanic
Sardinian
Dalmatian
Rumanian
ancient Italy

Portugal
Spain
Mediterranean lands
Spain(Catalonia)
southern France
France,Belgium,Switzerland

Haiti
Italy, Switzerland
Switzerland, Italy
Sardinia
Adriatic Coast
Rumania, Balkans
Uncertain affinities within Indo-European Ligurian, Messapian, Illyrian, Thracian, Phrygian ancient Italy

Balkans

Asia Minor
Albanian Albanian Albania, southern Italy
Greek or Hellenic Greek Greek Greek Greece, eastern Mediterranean
BALTO-
SLAVIC
Baltic Old Prussian


Lithuanian
Latvian
East Prussia
Lithuania
Latvia
Slavic South
West
East
Old Church Slavonic




Slovene
Serbo-Croatian
Macedonian
Bulgarian

Slovenia
Sebia, Croatia
Macedonia
Bulgaria
Old Czech



Czech, Slovak

Polish,Kashubian
Wendish, Polabian
Czech Republic, Slovakia

Poland
Germany
Old Russian


Russian

Ukranian
Belorussian
Russia

Ukraine
Belorussia
Armenian Armenian Armenian Asia Minor, Caucasus
Anatolian Hittite,Lydian,
Lycian,Luwian,
Palaic,
Hieroglyphic
Hittite
ancient Asia Minor



INDO-
IRANIAN
Iranian West
East
Old Persian



Parthian
Middle Persian



Persian
Kurdish
Baluchi
Tajiki
Persia
Iran (Persia)
Iran, Iraq, Turkey
Iran,West Pakistan
central Asia
Avestan







Sogdian
Khotanese
Khwarezmian
Bactrian

Old Ossetic




Pashto

Ossetic
ancient Persia

central Asia
central Asia
Afghanistan,West Pakistan
Caucusus
Indic Dard
Sanskritic
Shina,Khowar, Kafiri,Kashmiri upper Indus valley
Kashmir
Sanskrit, Pali
Prakrits
















Prakrits


















Lahnda
Sindhi
Panjabi
Rajasthani
Gujrati
Marathi
Konkani
Oriya
Bengali
Assamese
Bihari
Hindi
Urdu
Nepali
Sinhalese
Romany
India

western Punjab
Sind
Punjab
Rjasthan
Gujarat
western India
western India
Orissa
Bengal
Assam
Bihar
northern India
Pakistan, India
Nepal
Ceylon
uncertain
Tocharian Tocharian A
Tocahrian B
central Asia