Fiji National Language. The 2013 constitution established fijian as an official language of fiji, along with english and hindi, and there is discussion about establishing it as the national language, though english and hindi would remain official. Fiji has 3 official languages under the 1997 constitution, english, fijian, and hindustani.
The 2013 constitution established fijian as an official language of fiji, along with english and fiji hindi, and there is discussion about establishing it as the national language. One of the most exciting things about fiji is the three official languages (english, fijian and hinustani) widely spoken by the south pacific population. There are also reports of a fijian pidgin english.
Fijian Language Week reflects belief that language and culture inspires
The fijian language, known as fijian, is spoken as a first or second language by just over half of the population. There are a number of smaller languages spoken throughout the islands. It has 350,000 native speakers, and another 200,000 speak it as a second language. Fijian, hindi, and english became the official languages after independence in 1970, and linguistic autonomy was guaranteed by the constitution of 1997.