Croatian is a Slavic language spoken primarily in Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, and the Serbian province of Vojvodina. It is the official language of Croatia and has over 5 million speakers worldwide. Croatian has a rich history and has been influenced by various languages, including Latin, German, and Turkish. It is written using the Latin alphabet with some additional characters, and has a complex grammar structure with a system of cases, verb conjugations, and declensions. Croatian is known for its literature, music, and art, and is an important language for trade and commerce in Southeast Europe.