Latvian Sign Language

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Latvian Sign Language
Native to Latvia
Native speakers
(no estimate available)[1]
French Sign
  • Latvian Sign Language
Language codes
ISO 639-3 lsl
Glottolog latv1245[2]

Latvian Sign Language is the sign language used by deaf people in Latvia. It separated from French Sign Language some time around 1806.


  1. ^ Latvian Sign Language at Ethnologue (17th ed., 2013)
  2. ^ Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "Latvian Sign Language". Glottolog 2.2. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. 

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