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The United States is often referred to as a melting pot of cultures and nationalities. Former President Jimmy Carter famously characterized it in a slightly different way.

“We become not a melting pot but a beautiful mosaic,” the former president said. “Different people, different beliefs, different yearnings, different hopes, different dreams.”

1. English – 231,122,908 native speakers

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2. Spanish – 37,458,470 native speakers

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3. Chinese (including Cantonese, Mandarin and other varieties) – 2,896,766 native speakers

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4. French and French Creole (including Patois and Cajun) – 2,047,467 native speakers

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5. Tagalog – 1,613,346 native speakers

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6. Vietnamese – 1,399,936 native speakers

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