It is basically impossible to determine which language is the most beautiful, since everyone has their own preferences and it is impossible to devise some universal criteria. Nevertheless, scientist decided to undertake this challenge and made a rating of the most beautiful languages based on how they sound and how their writing is perceived.
Which languages are the most beautiful based on sound:
The research has shown that the most beautifully sounding language is Italian with 19%. French took the second place.
Languages which were also mentioned but did not make it to the top-10: Ukrainian, Dutch, Icelandic, Hungarian, Estonian, Hebrew, Persian, German and others.
The most beautiful languages by writing:
Most of the participants gave their vote to more exotic languages which are not native to them. So Arabic took the first place with 18%, followed by Chinese with 13%.
Other languages with a considerable number of votes which nevertheless did not make it to the top: Georgian, Persian, Hindi, English, German, Sanskrit
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