Baltic languages

language family

The Baltic languages are part of the Balto-Slavic branch of the Indo-European language family. Baltic languages are mostly spoken in the Baltics, around the Baltic sea.

Baltic
Ethnicity:Balts
Geographic
distribution:
Northern Europe
Linguistic classification:Indo-European
Subdivisions:
Western Baltic †
Eastern Baltic
Dnieper Baltic †
ISO 639-5:bat

BranchesEdit

There are three branches of Baltic languages. Two are extinct.

Western Baltic languages †Edit

Eastern Baltic languagesEdit

Dnieper Baltic languages †Edit

(† – extinct language)


  1. Dini, P.U. (2000). Baltų kalbos. Lyginamoji istorija. Vilnius: Mokslo ir enciklopedijų leidybos institutas. p. 61. ISBN 5-420-01444-0.