Neapolitan is a Romance language spoken in Naples. Neapolitan and standard Italian are generally mutually comprehensible, though they have notable grammatical differences.

Map of Neapolitan language speakers.
Map of Neapolitan language speakers.

Basic stats

Total speakers: 7.5 million

Main Countries: Italy

Alternate names: Neapolitan-Calabrese

ISO 639-3 Code: nap

Language Sample

Some proverbs in Neapolitan:

Chi tène belli denare sempe conta, chi tène bella mugliera sempe canta
He who has much money is always important, he who has a pretty wife always sings

'A femmena aggraziata vo' essere priata
The gorgious woman takes a lot of persuading to let her love to be won

Nun c'è sabbato senza sole, nun c'è femmena senz'ammore
It does not exist a saturday without sun, it does not exist woman without love

Product Availability

The following products are currently available in Neapolitan:

  • For Consumers

(Coming soon)


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