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The Romanian leid is the leid spoken in Romanie.

limba română
Pronunciation [roˈmɨnə]
Native tae Romanie, Moldovae
Ethnicity Romanies (incl. Moldovans)
Native speakers
24–26 million (2016)[1]
Seicont leid: 4 million[2]
L1+L2 speakers: 28–30 million
Early form
Latin (Romanie alphabet)
Cyrillic (Transnistria anerly)
Romanian Braille
Offeecial status
Offeecial leid in
 Vojvodina (Serbie)
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 European Union
Recognised minority
leid in
Regulatit bi Romanie Academy
Academy o Sciences o Moldova
Leid codes
ISO 639-1 ro
ISO 639-2 rum (B)
ron (T)
ISO 639-3 ron
Glottolog roma1327[3]
Linguasphere 51-AAD-c (varieties: 51-AAD-ca to -ck)
Map Roumanophone World.png
Blue: region whaur Romanie is the dominant leid. Green: auries wi a notable minority o Romanie speakers.
Idioma rumano.PNG
Distribution o the Romanie leid in Romanie, Moldovae an surroondins.
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Romanie umwhile uised the Cyrillic alphabet.


  1. Romanie at Ethnologue (19t ed., 2016)
  2. Latin Union
  3. Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "Romanian". Glottolog. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology.