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Synonyms for native languagena·tive lan·guage

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Wiktionary

  1. native languagenoun

    One's first language, learned in early childhood.

    Synonyms:
    mother tongue, mother language, native tongue

Princeton's WordNet

  1. native languagenoun

    the language that a person has spoken from earliest childhood

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  1. Valeriya Lutkovskaya:

    People are afraid to express their opinion, they feel fear for their life and future, fear to espouse their faith and speak in their native language.

  2. Benjamin Lee Whorf:

    We dissect nature along lines laid down by our native language. Language is not simply a reporting device for experience but a defining framework for it.

  3. Dalia Gabriela Garcia Acoltzi:

    We are going to need better English teachers, who better than a Mexican citizen who has learned it as their native language?

  4. Duane Dunston:

    The whole idea behind this technology is to communicate with victims in their native language as a gesture of compassion, safety and hope.

  5. Ruth Lowry:

    It is clear from the numbers reporting fear of being judged by important others who know them and by health professionals that stigma remains a crucial barrier to address in any sexual health promotion intervention, the findings have also shown that groups with one or more socio-economic disadvantages, such as homeless people, sex workers, non-native language speakers and migrants, are at even greater risk of being unaware of their sexual health and unable to access the appropriate services.

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  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

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