Official languages of the United Nations

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The official languages of the United Nations are the six languages that are used in UN meetings, and in which all official UN documents are written.wikipedia
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Chinese language

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Later, Arabic, Chinese, and Russian were added as working languages in the Economic and Social Council.
It is one of the six official languages of the United Nations.

Russian language

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Later, Arabic, Chinese, and Russian were added as working languages in the Economic and Social Council.
The language is one of the six official languages of the United Nations.

English language

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Hindi is the fourth most-spoken first language in the world, after Mandarin, Spanish and English.
It is a co-official language of the United Nations, the European Union and many other world and regional international organisations.

Spanish language

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Hindi is the fourth most-spoken first language in the world, after Mandarin, Spanish and English.
Spanish is one of the six official languages of the United Nations.

Arabic

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Later, Arabic, Chinese, and Russian were added as working languages in the Economic and Social Council.
Classical Arabic is the liturgical language of 1.8 billion Muslims and Modern Standard Arabic is one of six official languages of the United Nations.

Bengali language

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The list of potential 'Semi-Official' or 'Regional' languages, many of which can be considered lingua francas in their areas, could include: Amharic, Bengali, Burmese, Cantonese, Chichewa, Fula, German, Gujarati, Hausa, Hindi, Igbo, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Javanese, Kannada, Korean, Lingala, Malay, Marathi, Oromo, Pashto, Persian, Portuguese, Punjabi, Shanghaiese, Shona, Swahili, Tagalog, Tamil, Telugu, Thai, Turkish, Vietnamese, Urdu, Yoruba, Zulu, International Sign Language, International Braille, and possibly an international auxiliary language such as Esperanto, Ido, or Interlingua.
In 2009, elected representatives in both Bangladesh and West Bengal called for Bengali language to be made an official language of the United Nations.

World language

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Most of the proposed languages are World Languages that are lingua francas or are either Supra-regional or Supercentral in nature according to the Global Language System Theory.
Russian is the largest native language in Europe, the most geographically widespread language in Eurasia, one of the six official languages of the United Nations, and one of two official languages aboard the International Space Station.

United Nations

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The official languages of the United Nations are the six languages that are used in UN meetings, and in which all official UN documents are written.

Lingua franca

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Most of the proposed languages are World Languages that are lingua francas or are either Supra-regional or Supercentral in nature according to the Global Language System Theory.
Russian is also one of the six official languages of the United Nations.

Kiyotaka Akasaka

Kiyo Akasaka
She replaces Kiyo Akasaka of Japan, who was also Under-Secretary-General for Communications and Public Information.
Akasaka also served as Coordinator for Multilingualism in the UN Secretariat.

Universal Postal Union

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The Universal Postal Union has just one official language, French.
The majority of the UPU's documents and publications – including its flagship magazine, Union Postale – are available in the United Nations' six official languages French, English, Arabic, Chinese, Russian, and Spanish.

UN Arabic Language Day

Arabic Language Day
December 18 was chosen as the date for the Arabic language as it is "the day in 1973 when the General Assembly approved Arabic as an official UN language ".

Russia

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Turkic family languages, among which there is high mutual intelligibility, are spoken in Azerbaijan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Northern Cyprus and Russia.
Russian is the second-most used language on the Internet after English, one of two official languages aboard the International Space Station and is one of the six official languages of the UN.

Waste Isolation Pilot Plant

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This information will be recorded in the six official languages of the United Nations (English, Spanish, Russian, French, Chinese, Arabic) as well as the Native American Navajo language native to the region, with additional space for translation into future languages.

International Mother Language Day

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Official language

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The official languages of the United Nations are the six languages that are used in UN meetings, and in which all official UN documents are written.

Modern Standard Arabic

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Standard Arabic is usually adopted across Muslim nation groups.