Hoard of the Dragon Queen
The most widely spoken language in Faerûn is Common, a trade dialect that knits the continent together. While most cannot read or write the language, generally, the people of Faerûn will be able to converse with each other in Common. However, dozens of other languages continue to be spoken on Toril.
Below is a list of the standard languages spoken by many of the races, both civilized and monstrous, on the Sword Coast. It is followed by a list of regional languages that can be found in the region, primarily among major human ethnic groups. Lastly, there is a list of exotic languages that scholars might be aware of, but which are rarely spoken by the average denizen of the Realms.
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