Menorca History, Language and Culture

Menorca Culture


There is no official religion, but the majority of the population is Roman Catholic.

Language in Menorca

The principal language is Spanish (Castilian) though residents also speak Catalan (in the local dialect called Menorquin or Menorquí). Local place names are in both Spanish and Catalan (Catalá); for example, Menorca is Minorca and Mahon is Maó. English and German are widely spoken in all tourist destinations.

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