Friulians

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Friulians
Regions with significant populations
Northeast Italy 300,000
Languages
Friulian, Italian
Religion
Predominantly Roman Catholic
Related ethnic groups
Ladinians, Italians

Friulians or Furlans are a linguistic minority living in Italy and elsewhere. About 300,000 of them live in the provinces of Udine and Pordenone and in parts of Gorizia and Venice. Their language, Friulan, is the second largest recognised minority language in Italy after the Sardinian one.

References[edit]

  • "Friulians". World Directory of Minorities and Indigenous People. Minority Rights Group International. Retrieved 2008-04-08.