French, or le français, is the national language of France, of course, and an official language in 29 other countries, such as Canada, Switzerland, Belgium, and Madagascar.
Neat fact: The largest French-speaking country is actually the Democratic Republic of the Congo, where French is the only official language and which has about 15 million more people than France!
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