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German, Swiss

Schwiizerdütsch

Swiss German Learning Resources

Swiss German is an Alemannic dialect spoken by almost 5 million native speakers.
Swiss German is primarily spoken in Switzerland.

Map of Europe highlighting Switzerland, where Swiss German speakers are found.
Map of Europe highlighting Switzerland, where Swiss German speakers are found.



View of Chapel Bridge in the city of Lucerne, Switzerland, where Swiss German is predominant (Photo by Jovana Askrabic)
View of Chapel Bridge in the city of Lucerne, Switzerland, where Swiss German is predominant (Photo by Jovana Askrabic)



Guidepost in Gantrisch Nature Park in Switzerland (Photo by Lara Baeriswyl)
Guidepost in Gantrisch Nature Park in Switzerland (Photo by Lara Baeriswyl)

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