Bulgarian varieties

Glottocode: bulg1262, ISO 639-3: bul

The geographic spread of the Bulgarian language covers a much wider area than just Bulgaria: In Ukraine and Moldova, Bessarabian Bulgarian is common, as are Banat Bulgarian in the Romanian and Serbian Banat region and Wallachian Bulgarian in Romania's Wallachia; furthermore, Bulgarian speakers live in Hungary, Greece and the more recent countries of immigration of Western Europe and America.