What is the official language of Aruba?


What is the official language of Aruba?


Aruba is a small island located north of Venezuela. It is approximately 20 miles long and boasts a population of about 100,000 people. Aruba is best known for its tourism industry, but aloe and petroleum processing also support the economy of the island.

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There are two official languages of Aruba: Dutch and Papiamento. Although you have likely heard of Dutch before, you may not have heard of Papiamento....

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