Facebook Language Support

The first column in this table shows the languages that fb.language and fb.parent.language will attempt to detect automatically.

Topic and sentiment detection work on the subsets of these languages shown in the final two columns.

Take a look at our list of countries you can filter against.

Language detection Language code Topic detection Sentiment detection
Albanian sq
Arabic ar
Bengali, Bangla bn
Bulgarian bg
Catalan ca
Chinese zh
Croatian hr
Czech cs
Danish da
Dutch nl Yes
English en Yes Yes
Finnish fi
French fr Yes Yes
German de Yes Yes
Greek (modern) el
Hebrew (modern) he
Hindi hi
Hungarian hu
Hungarian hu
Indonesian id Yes
Italian it Yes Yes
Japanese ja
Korean ko
Lithuanian lt
Macedonian mk
Norwegian no
Persian (Farsi) fa
Polish pl Yes
Portuguese pt Yes Yes
Punjabi pa
Romanian ro
Russian ru
Serbian sr
Slovak sk
Slovene sl
Spanish es Yes Yes
Swahili sw
Swedish sv
Tagalog tl
Thai th
Turkish tr Yes Yes
Urdu ur
Vietnamese vi Yes