Languages questions This is a list of recently added questions about languages. Play languages quiz and see all the questions. This is aleph, the first letter of Phoenician alphabet, progenitor of Greek alpha. What does it resemble?Ox. Aleph comes straight from Egyptian hieroglyph that meant ox. Turn your head to the right and you will note an ideogram of a horned ox head. The word Phoenician word aleph means basically ox. Created by: smyruvery hard 22% OxOx173BowBow201CompassCompass235it's unknownit's unknown169history of Europe riddles » A whistle language is thought at schools in:Canary Islands. Whistle languages were used in each of these places, however, only el silbo gomero - a disappearing whistle language of one of the Canary Islands - has been tought at their schools since 1999 to protect it from extintion.Created by: annapodgrzybekhard 53% TurkeyTurkey190MexicoMexico458AlaskaAlaska517Canary IslandsCanary Islands1342Spain riddles » Which of the following is not a dead language?Aramaic language. Dead language is a language that is no longer used as a means of communication. Aramaic is used in the Middle East since the second millennium BC to the present.Created by: Svope/Jakubvery hard 38% Coptic languageCoptic language576SanskritSanskrit348LatinLatin644Aramaic languageAramaic language968alphabets riddles » How many countries use Arabic as the official language?27. Arabic is the official language in 14 countries in Africa (including Egypt, Morocco, Tunisia, Somalia, Chad) and 13 countries in Asia (including Saudi Arabia, Lebanon, Bahrain, Kuwait, Yemen).Created by: globalquiz.orgvery hard 37% 5555121212218181222727182Arabia riddles » How many countries use German as the official language?6. German is the official language in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Belgium, Liechtenstein and Luxembourg. It is also used in South Tyrol, a part of Italy.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 48% 22273312466201171763Germany riddles » What language is used as the official language in the largest number of countries?English is used as the official language in 59 countries (2017), including 24 countries in Africa and 16 in the Americas. It is the only language which is officially used on every continent (except Antarctica).Created by: globalquiz.orghard 55% EnglishEnglish210SpanishSpanish79FrenchFrench28ArabicArabic61Europe riddles » How many countries use French as the official language?29. French is the official language of 5 countries in Europe (France, Monaco, Switzerland, Belgium, Luxembourg), 21 in Africa, 2 in Americas and 1 in Oceania.Created by: globalquiz.orgvery hard 36% 774710107913131302929149French language riddles » How many countries use Portuguese as the official language?10. Portuguese is the official language in Portugal, Brazil, Mozambique, Angola, Guinea-Bissau, East Timor, Equatorial Guinea, Macau, Cape Verde and São Tomé and Príncipe.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 44% 22733338535573910101891Portugal riddles » What is the most populous French-speaking country?Democratic Republic of the Congo. The population of Democratic Republic of the Congo is 77 million. The population of France is 66 million, Canada - 35 million, Madagascar - 24 million.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 53% FranceFrance595Democratic Republic of the CongoDemocratic Republic of the Congo1369MadagascarMadagascar99CanadaCanada498France riddles » Hindi is the official language of two countries: India and ...?Fiji. About 38% of inhabitants of Fiji are descendants of Indian laborers, brought between 1879 and 1916 to work on Fiji's sugar cane plantations. The official languages of Fiji are English, Fijian and Hindi.Created by: globalquiz.orgvery hard 32% PakistanPakistan386NepalNepal382Sri LankaSri Lanka494FijiFiji601India riddles » Play languages quiz and see all the questions.