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Portuguese is a western Romance language of the Indo-European language family spoken by more than 250 million native speakers.
Portuguese is an official language in Angola, Brazil, Cabo Verde, Timor-Leste, Equatorial Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Mozambique, Portugal and São Tomé and Príncipe
Map showing the distribution of Portuguese language around the world.
Fans at the Jose de Alvalade XXI stadium in Lisbon, Portugal (Photo by Elio Santos)
Sign at the beach in Praia de Coroa Vermelha in Bahia, Brazil (Photo by Alex Braga)
Essential Portuguese Vocabulary and Phrasebook
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