Of all the languages of Russia, Russian, the most widely spoken language, is the only official language at the national level. There are 35 languages which are considered official languages in various regions of Russia, along with Russian. There are over 100 minority languages spoken in Russia today. The new approved amendments to the Russian Constitution stipulate that Russian be the language of the “state forming people”. With president Vladimir Putin’s signing of an executive order ...
The Russian Wikipedia is the Russian-language edition of Wikipedia. As of September 2022, it has 1,856,919 articles. It was started on 11 May 2001. In October 2015, it became the sixth-largest Wikipedia by the number of articles. It has the sixth-largest number of edits. In June 2020, it was the world's 6th most visited language Wikipedia after the English Wikipedia, the Japanese Wikipedia, the Spanish Wikipedia, the German Wikipedia and the French Wikipedia. It is the largest Wikipedia written
The Russian language is among the top fifteen most spoken languages in the United States, and is one of the most spoken Slavic and European languages in the country. Since the dissolution of the Soviet Union, many Russians have migrated to the United States and brought the language with them. Most Russian speakers in the United States today are Russian Jews. According to the 2010 United States Census the number of Russian speakers was 854,955, which made Russian the 12th most spoken language in
There are many languages spoken in Russia. Russian, an East Slavic language is the national official language and the most common. Regional official languages [ change | change source] Although Russian is the only official language of the Russian Federation, there are several other officially-recognized languages for areas within Russia.
The Russian Wikipedia ( Russian: Русская Википедия) is the Russian-language edition of Wikipedia. This edition was started in May 2001. It currently has about 1,848,000 articles.  It is currently the 7th largest edition.  References [ change | change source] ↑ Statistics at Russian Wikipedia
There are two words in Russian which are commonly translated into English as "Russians" – one is "русские" ( russkiye ), which most often refers to ethnic Russians – and the other is "россияне" ( rossiyane ), which refers to citizens of Russia, regardless of ethnicity.  History Main article: History of Russia Early history
Ukrainian (native name: украї́нська мо́ва, romanized: ukrainska mova, IPA: [ʊkrɐˈjinʲsʲkɐ ˈmɔʋɐ]) is an East Slavic language of the Indo-European language family.It is the native language of about 40 million people and the official state language of Ukraine in Eastern Europe.Written Ukrainian uses the Ukrainian alphabet, a variant of the Cyrillic script.