Bilingual Communes in Poland
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Bilingual Communes in Poland

The bilingual status of gminas (municipalities) in Poland is regulated by the Act of 6 January 2005 on National and Ethnic Minorities and on the Regional Languages, which permits certain gminas with significant linguistic minorities to introduce a second, auxiliary language to be used in official contexts alongside Polish. So far 44 gminas have done this:[1]

Polish/German

German language as auxiliary language in 22 municipalities in Opole and Silesia Voivodeships (slightly outdated map from 2010)

Polish/German bilingual gminas (Gemeinden) in

Other gminas in Opole Voivodeship and Silesian Voivodeship which would be permitted by the Act to make German an auxiliary language are Olesno and Paw?owiczki.

Polish/Kashubian

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Polish/Kashubian bilingual gminas in Pomeranian Voivodeship:

Polish/Lithuanian

Polish/Lithuanian bilingual gmina in Podlaskie Voivodeship:

Polish/Belarusian

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Polish/Belarusian bilingual gmina in Podlaskie Voivodeship:

Polish/Lemko

Polish/Lemko bilingual names of localities in Ma?opolskie Voivodeship:

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References

  1. ^ "Map on page of Polish Commission on Standardization of Geographical Names" (PDF). Retrieved 2015.

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