The Linguasphere Register

of the world’s languages and speech communities

The linguascale

Change sector or zone

Geosector 0= AFRICA

Phylosector 1= AFRO-ASIAN

Geosector 2= AUSTRALASIA

Phylosector 3= AUSTRONESIAN

Geosector 4= EURASIA

Phylosector 5= INDO-EUROPEAN

Geosector 6= NORTH-AMERICA

Phylosector 7= SINO-INDIAN

Geosector 8= SOUTH-AMERICA

Phylosector 9= TRANSAFRICAN


Geozone LS-2010 Updated

Covers the "East-Siberian" or so-called "Paleo-Siberian" reference area, composed of sets not covered by any phylozone.

Comprising 4 sets of languages (= 11 outer languages) spoken by communities in northern Asia, scattered across eastern Siberia from the Arctic Ocean to the Sea of Okhotsk.

Renamed geozone in LS-2010. Called “SIBERIA” in the 2000 print edition of the register.

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