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first language

noun [C]    
B2 the language that someone learns to speak first: Madeleine's first language is French, but she also knows English and German.Using other languages
Translations of “first language”
in Korean 모국어…
in Arabic اللُغة الأولى…
in Portuguese língua materna…
in Catalan llengua materna…
in Japanese 母語…
in Italian madrelingua…
in Chinese (Traditional) 母語, 第一語言…
in Russian родной язык…
in Turkish ana dil…
in Chinese (Simplified) 母语, 第一语言…
in Polish język ojczysty…
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