Languages of Mauritius

Languages spoken in Mauritius

Main language is Creole. The roots of Creole are in the French language, just skip some grammar and mix it with English, Arab, Indian and some African dialects.

Cultural language is French. Newspapers are published mostly in French and TV is showing most of the emissions in French.

Almost everybody understands English. It’s the business-language, almost all contracts and laws are in English. Children are starting school with French and English.