Serbian

Serbian belongs to the Indo-European family of languages and is the most spoken South Slavic language. It is used mainly in Serbia and Montenegro. In order to write the Serbian language two alphabets are used: a variation on the Cyrillic alphabet and a variation on the Latin alphabet. The characters of the two alphabets map to each other one-to-one.

Map of Serbian language speakers.
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Map of Serbian language speakers.

Basic stats

Total speakers: over 12 million

Main Countries: Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, Croatia, and by Serbs in the Serbian diaspora

Alternate names: Montenegrin

ISO 639-3 Code: srp


Language Sample

Cвa људ?кa бићa рaђajу ?e ?лoбoднa и jeднaкa у дo?тojaн?тву и прaвимa. Oнa ?у oбдaрeнa рaзумoм и ?вeшћу и трeбajeдни прeмa другимa дa пo?тупajу у духу брaт?твa.

(Declaration of Human Rights, Article 1)


Some proverbs in Serbian:

Cyrillic: Да падне на леђа,разбио би но?. - Latin: Da padne na leđa,razbio bi nos.
If he fell onto his back, he'd break his nose. (when the person is very unlucky)

Cyrillic: Ко учи знаће, ко штеди имаће. - Latin: Ko u?i znaće, ko štedi imaće
Those who study will know, those who save will have


Product Availability

The following products are currently available in Serbian:

  • For Consumers

(Coming soon)

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