Hungarian is a Finno-Ugric language spoken primarily in Hungary, where it is the official language, as well as in parts of Romania, Slovakia, Serbia, and Ukraine. It has over 13 million speakers worldwide. Hungarian has a unique linguistic history and has been influenced by various languages, including German, Latin, and Slavic languages. 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. Hungarian is known for its rich literary tradition and is an important language for trade and commerce in Central Europe.