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Georgian is spoken by 3.9 million people who live mainly in the Republic of Georgia where it is the official language. Georgian speakers also live in Armenia, Azerbaijan, Iran, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russian Federation, Tajikistan, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan. In Georgia, most newspapers and journals are published in Georgian. Radio Tbilisi broadcasts in Georgian and several other languages, while Tbilisi Television broadcasts in Georgian and Russian.

Georgian is not currently taught on the IU campus, but we do have access to archived materials. Learn more about Georgian here.