Chapter 5.3 Indo-European Languages
Each branch has a distinctive spatial distibution.
Eight branches of Indo-European languages
The eight Indo-European languages are Albanian, Armenian, Balto-Slavic, Celtic, Germanic, Greek, Indo-Iranian and Romance.
The Germanic branch
The Germanic branch of languages is the main branch of Indo-European languages. They originated 1,500 years ago because of the invasions of the Germanic tribes.