sub-branch of the Indo-European (IE) language
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East Germanic (extinct)
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first language of the majority of the population Countries where a Germanic language is the Countries where a Germanic language is an official but not primary language
The Germanic languages are separated into the East Germanic languages (these are no longer spoken), the North Germanic languages and the West Germanic languages.