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The Top Ten

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Bengali
Bengali should be 1st rank
It is one of the most sweetest language in india as well as in world, the way of pronunciation in this language is is very sweet.
Without any doubt Bengali one of the most popular language of India & mother tongue of Bangladesh is the sweetest language of all. In the world of literature contribution of Bengali is no less than English or any other language.
[Newest]Bengali should be in 1st position
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2English
Its the international language which is understands by anyone of any region. It removes all the barriers between different countries.
English is global language. It is sure that nobody owns English, even English do not own English because people from all over the world speak English with their own style and accent. However, the most important thing is to break the barriers with communication.
I am writing in English right now. Which actually proves something! English is the greatest thing that happened to the Earth
[Newest]Most diverse, anything goes.

3Sinhalese
Sinhalese better known as Sinhala is an Indo-Aryan Language which is Spoken by Sinhalese, Though I am not a Sinhalese I knew it from my childhood, I hope its one of the Best Languages in the World, A Person who can Pronounce Sinhala well undoubtedly will able to Pronounce any Language in the World in a native manner (or closer) that's the amazing fact
Sinhalese or Sinhala is one of the very few melodious languages in the World, Sinhalese no doubt becomes one of the most fertile and Greatest languages in the World as well.
Sinhala is considered as the most beautiful accent & most beautiful alphabet that a language has on earth. It has evolved for over 1000 years and so is well designed today. But, unfortunately, it's spoken by a very small no. Of people around the world and majority in Sri Lanka, also among the top 30 dying languages due to decreasing use of it due to lack of natural evolution and lack of availability of reference for higher studies and research. But, it still is the most beautiful language on earth.
[Newest]This is awesome... ! LOVE සිං"ල!
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4Italian
A language which is simply a beautiful music to hear... So rythmic and romantic to listen and to speak, a language which has been the founder of most of languages in the world.
It's such a rythmic and beautiful language! I love it when I hear people speaking it...!
It's true that English is really helpful, but definitely it's not that nice..!
Proved to be the most clear (or clearest) language on the radio, it has a very long history in fine litterature, a musical sound and a very broad dictionary (almost like English and Hindi, but with a bigger freedom to express having real verbal conjugation and free positioning of complements in phrasal period). It is a pity it is so irregular, but some might say this is good too.
[Newest]A truly romantic and graceful language that only compliments the incredible culture surrounding it.

5Tamil
Only 30% of ancient tamil literature is recovered... Other older literary proofs got destroyed in natural calamities... In 30% of the existing content we have such a rich content... Now you can think about the greatness in this language... TAMIL (TAMIZH) THE BEST
I am a Thamizh. I know fluently to read, write and speak in Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada, Hindi, and have knowledge in Sanskrit grammar also. In my opinion I see Thamizh is "THE BEST". Not because I am a Thamizh but in no other languages I knew the words are having their roots and correct reasons in them. And those words' roots you can find in Thamizh. And the words not only just have correct reasons but when put together in sentences "ITS SWEET". I think this sweetness is because of its "SIMPLENESS".
I really love Tamil poems. They describe emotions into many cascading layers effortlessly. I love the way Tamil poem's world selection. Let it be the hell or heaven, one will feel it while reading. I cried many a times. It brought Che Kuvera in me. I've got the kick of 1000 bottles of wine at a same time. Very happy to see it, topping the list of Indian languages. Today I know there are 9 more beautiful languages I can't just miss..
[Newest]Very good language in the world
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6Spanish
You have to say first that the spanish language is originally from Spain (Europe), because so much people don't known that Spain is on Europe, and then also most people from South america and central america speak it.
One of the few languages you can speak without feeling embarrassed. It is a very poetic language
The best language! Come on people, the most used language, it is used in such countries like, Mexico, Cuba and most of the Americas and I think the US Government is trying to make it an official language!
[Newest]I wish that I knew Spanish

7French
French is the best language in the world! It is a very polite languge and people who think that French is a bad language are silly. The French language is obviously by far the best language so just admit it!
Bonjour, Minseurs, Madames and Madamoselles!
French is GREAT!
Comment ca va?
French is the best language! Much better than all the languages they listed anyway!
[Newest]French is the most sweetest language in the world. More sweet than honey. I wish I was French

8Telugu
It can be treated as the worlds sweetest language... Because already it has a title "Italian of the east".. Most of the words in Telugu ends with vowels which brought the language sweetness... Once you listen the language you can will believe that even honey is also somewhat lesser in sweetness of the Telugu... Its simply rocks... And music in this particular language is simply super... This language had preserved the language game called 'asthavadanam' which has extinguished in the other Indian languages except Sanskrit...
Eager to learn Telugu.. Its nice to hear this language and even to learn... I can say this, as one of the sweetest classical languages I heard. It is even called as "Italian of east"...
Sweetest language in the south, even ancient Tamil poets praised telugu. Foreigners refer to telugu as the Italien of the east, and was even regarded to have status of the indian natonal language. I do not know why this is only the eleventh best language.
[Newest]For sweet words and grammar
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9German
There is only one language I know perfect for science on this planet. And it is german. I am studying physics in America. And even the war is over for years and english overtook the place for most important language in science our professor still has told us to study this language, to get better in physic. And I did, and what did I learn? I firstly understood the relativity Therory in a whole new way of course. But I was able to get it much better. Still it is hard to get, because I wasn't able to get all of it, but I am moving on...
What I've learned is, that german is a language you shoul learn at least for science, because it has developed very important stuff, we still need today.
And if you are not that kind, it is still worth learning, because English lost so much through invasions of its heritage, you'll see by learning german. So learning is easy after a while, but the start is hard, because you are prejudiced by bad rumors of this language.
Not to forget, I am just an english native, other languages will probably see german as very challenging, and it was first, but not after a while...
Only through the complexity of this language, many developments have occured like "The relativity Theorie" and a lot of other modern stuff. But this is only a sidewalk of this language. It sounds hard to most non native speakers because the language is in relation to "Hitler" and it will stay there for a long time, I guess. Whatever language you like to learn, a language is always the best thing you can do for your brain. So as a native english speaker, german is very related and should not be banished because of history, like nearly 70 years ago.
German for me is the most creative flexible and also precise Language. Not only for Science and Research, but also for literature, music and culture. It is so rich of words and expressions and you can make up new words by combining existing ones. I like the Sound and melody of the language. It sounds very educated and represents the modern Germany with its modern, elegant, efficient and also fun orientated Lifestyle. As the two biggest European Parties are celebrated there. Oktoberfest in Munich and Carneval in Cologne. The Language fits to with it and to have great Fun!
[Newest]The language is easy to learn and sweet to speak..

10Russian
Best language to express any specific feeling situation it's deep and very precise language... Maybe that's why so much writers and poets used this language for their masterpieces
Ok, some of the greatest poets used this language to describe feeling and emotions(Leo Tolstoy greatest writer in Russian history). Very cool language to speak. All of you should know it.
Pretty cool language! It is mad when your watching an action movie and there are Russian terrorists talking in their language and it just makes em look badass!
[Newest]German! That girl speaks German like she want's to eat her teeth.

The Contenders

11Hindi
Without any doubt I can tell that hindi is one of the best language in the world
This is the language which should be the world's best language. Its amazing to listen to Hindi songs or to read Hindi newspapers or to watch films in Hindi language.
Yes it should be...
[Newest]It is my motherland language

12Japanese
I love Japanese language, I speak both Spanish and English and after speaking these languages for all your life you eventually get tired. I started watching anime a few months ago and the moment I hear it, I loved the language.
Japanese in college is challenging, but if you get a good tutor to speak some to you it will sound quite melodious. Japanese is also the language of Japan, which I adore all things Japan. Go Japan from US!
I speak English only but I wish I would take Japanese classes instead of Spanish, even though Spanish is such a popular language here in the US, I would trade it for Japanese any day...

13Portugese
The Portuguese from Europe and Africa sucks, but the Portuguese from Brazil is awesome. It sounds totally different than any other kind of Portuguese spoken worldwide. It is consequence of the influence that the Brazilian Portuguese received of a lot of other languages, such as Italian, Spanish, German, languages of Brazilian Indians, and languages brought from Africa by black slaves. It is what made the Portuguese from Brazil be the beautiful language that it is nowadays.
Portugueses sounds very romantic. I really like the language, but Portuguese from brazil.
I think it is he best language ever
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Portuguese from Brazil sucks is so sold, portuguese from Portugal is awesome

14Latin
Latin has been a dead language for a thousand years, yet people still speak it. That must prove the strength and beauty of the Latin language.
Latin may be a dead language, but it is what structured languages such as English and French. Everyone who learns Latin learns it to accept its beauty.
Romanian is a latin language...it is so Romantic and full of expressions and proverbs!

15Ukrainian
Ukrainian language sometimes like Italian, so nice melodic and soft
Very melodic language, just try listening to it!
Ukrainian songs are well known in all former Soviet republics because of their beauty. When Ukrainians speak their language abroad, many people stop to listen to it and ask: what language is this?

16Chinese
Chinese is the most beautiful language in the world, especially traditional Chinese, it consists of China's 5, 000 years of history. Either in its writing or speaking, it's perfectly amazing.
It's the only language that each character has its own meaning, and the meaning can be shown in the character because it might show the sound, shape, or both.
Chinese is amazingly beautiful and melodious. Poetic to : tian an men means "door of the celestial tranquility".

17Arabic
The original Arabic text of the Qur'an has been preserved from the time of its revelation. Translations have been done into various languages, but they all refer back to the original Arabic. In order to fully understand the magnificent words of their Lord, Muslims make every attempt to understand the rich and poetic classical Arabic language.

Bringls

Arabic is so beautiful, and it has so many different accents which makes it even more special, and the original Arabic (Arabic Fus-ha) is the most beautiful of them all! I feel so proud of speaking Arabic!
Arabic is the most beahtiful written language in the world, and learning written Arab is easier than learning written English or French, as words tend to be shorter and letters are very succint =, thus each word is like a special character which the eye can recognize faster than recognizing french or english words.
[Newest]This is the most richest language. Which is why I love it.

18Sanskrit
Oldest!
The greatest!
Simplest!
The boss!

As well as being the mother of all languages, it is the one spoken by GODS...
The language of gods!
Everyone should respect such language...
As everybody knows it is the mother language of all languages it is the best language ever and very ancient als
Learn sanskrit and you will easily understand ten Indian languages!
It's a language tree, with lots of branches.
[Newest]Best language, simple, gods language, science says it's amazing ऊँ

19Korean
Korean is wonderful and smooth to the ears. The flexibility of the language even allows it to pronounce words in other languages almost identically. It really puts a person at ease just by hearing someone speak the language (calmly), it's not heavy and doesn't have a lot of twists and turns to the sound. Although it was "borrowed" from Japanese, the way it's written is totally different. The shapes of the letters are adapted from shapes of nature, and looks simple and clean to one's eyes. Korean, like other languages, is cool.
It is so cool! Korean language is the sweetest language laugh out loud laugh out loud because when we talk it sounds so smooth and it is easy for us to learn! KOREAN IS THE BEST!
Korean is very scientific and It's really easy to learn. My friend said that Korean letters are pretty. It has unique letters that other languages doesn't have!

20Greek
Greek should be at least at top 10. It's the Big Mama of ALL European Languages. It is a very interesting, and one of the few surviving Ancient Languages. For a thousand years it was the most important language in tge world, everyone should speak Greek, even Jesus Christ knew Greek. It is simply Majestic...
Seriously? Greek should be on number 1...
Why is Greek so low in that list? Almost every language has many greek words in it.. We owe the greek language the existense of all of our languages..
[Newest]Every language has greek words and English has over 30 000 Greek words

21Kannada
As a saying goes "you don't need a teacher to learn Kannada" ("ee bhaasheyanna kaliyalu guruvina agathyavilla! "). It's so simple, technically rigid & soothing to the ears. Many outsiders have learned the language & have continued their interest into Kannada literature (E. G George Ferdinand Kittle & among many others ). That says a lot about the attractiveness of it. It's one of the oldest living languages of the world dating back to several becauses. It's grammatical completeness is sought after by many litterateurs. Kannada words are so interesting & wonderful. I love my language to the core
One of the oldest and classical language in the world and considered as the 3rd most beautiful script language in the world. The only indian language to enter the list.
Its the sweetest of all languages in the world. Anyone in the world can easily learn kannada. And I'm very proud to be a kannadiga. This is the only language which has got more number of jnana peeta award.
[Newest]Second oldest spoken language of India and also has rich literature since last 1,500 years.

22Malayalam
I can speak Malayalam. Classical Malayalam is such a rich language.
The sweetest of languages with a distinct culture and tradition as a backdrop.
I think malayalam is pretty cool language.

23Polish
Polish is so beautiful! It's unique compared to other Slavic languages, with way more French, German and Latin influences than most Slavic languages. Also, some people have compared our phonetics to Portuguese - probably because of the nasal ą and ę, which only our Slavic language has! It's not as hard as most people say - all of the grammar that most people learn while learning Polish is archaic or not used in speaking. Most Poles make a ton of grammatical mistakes anyway :P Polish music is cool too!
Feel like a snake!

24Persian
One of the most beautiful sounding languages! It sounds so soft, the words sound beautiful and I basically love the way it sounds. Also I think that if you will learn persian you will not speak it with the accent of your native language. (i'm not persian by the way).
The persian language just flows beautifully, it is a very poetic and sweet dialect which never sounds harsh nor brash. It's charming, soft, and lyrical. Just gorgeous.
! This is the most descriptive language after spanish in my opinion, its like so good, it has lots of different words and as a native speaker who knows, English, Turkish and arabic as well, I am just so proud to say I can speak in such a language
[Newest]It is a language with so many expressions and idioms that other languages may not have and it sounds so delightful to non Persian speakers.

25Assamese
I personally feel that Assamese is more sweeter than Bengali... Some Bengali letters have very sharp pronunciation but it is not in the case of Assamese...
Assamese is also a feminine language, the way people pronounce the language is heart touching.
It is one of the sweetest language in India. This is the local language of Assam state.
[Newest]I don't think assamese is more sweeter than bengali

26Sinhala
When someone speak it, it will express his feelings well. Not like other languages it can express the feelings very well. There are some languages when you speak it, it shows no any feeling, just like reading a newspaper. But Sinhala is not like that.
The best Language which gives the deepest meaning of every thing we want to express in our lives. Also it's unique!
Sinhala language can express any human ideas and feelings. People who speak sinhales they can pronunciation any language in world.
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One of the complex but a language which has a great ancient cultural value. Comes from the sanscrit!

27Maithili
I think maithili is the most sweetest language
This Is the one of Sweetest Language in The World
Maithili is sweetest language.. But unnoticed..
[Newest]Maithili is the sweetest language in world.

28Romanian
Romantic sexy latin language :)) just love it!

29Estonian
I think Estonian language is the most beautiful language in the world. I've visited a lot of countries, but nothing beats it.
I'm learning Estonian and it is such a beautiful language!
It is a hard, hard language, but it sounds so pretty and some how safe
[Newest]The way estonian language sounds is amazing.

30Croatian
It's hard to learn it, and you wont learn it if you're not born there... but it's beautiful

31Tagalog
Tagalog is the language who are not stammer..and very clean and not stammer to speak english..
Tagalog is a beautiful language and sounds unique!
Tagalog is very flexible to other languages.
[Newest]Unique and nice language...

32Turkish
No gender, no irregular words, vowel harmony which helps you speak more easily..
I learned it and I think it's the most logical language. It has great literature wisdoms. Its spoken in very wide area and sounds good. I suggest you try it.
No articles, no gender, vowel harmony, have only one irregular verb (to be) it's logical. Turkish literature is great also. It sounds very beautiful too I suggest yolu to listen it. For me the best language is Turkish.

33Gujarati
This is the sweetest language in the world & easy to understand
Sweetest language in the world
My gujarati language is best of world.

34Huttese
THE greatest language of all time, from the greatest film franchise of all time! It is a pretty cool language and it should be used in some countries laugh out loud
The best language in Star Wars from Jabba the Hut. It sounds pretty good

35Indonesian
This is the most beautiful language in southeast asia. This beautiful country even completes the whole package.
Uses a lot of prefix and suffix that make the word beautiful
Menggunakan banyak imbuhan yang membuat kata menjadi indah

36Thai
Lovely like cat speaks

37Oriya
Those who don't know, I here by pleased to tell them that Odiya is the sweetest language in world. And please no one dare to argue about it...
All the facial expressions can be done only by Oriya language. We can express our facial reactions only by words. It is pretty much sweeter that one can easily convince others. Love Oriya language...
It's not Oriya but Odia. Language of intellectuals. This voting percentage is useless. No south languages are at least better than us. Especially when the content and pronounciation is very close to Bangla.

38Sindhi
High on the list for me

39Nepali
Nepali is sweetest language originated from sanskrit. it consists of highest vocabulary, easy rhyming, has highest number of respectable words, easy to learn, read and write,
NEPALI is the best and sweetest language in the world.
Nepali is the best best language in the world

40Rajasthani

41Banjara
It is the language which use by banjara people
Actually Banjara are from rajsthan

42Marathi
In the simplest way if you are able to convey your feeling efficiently, you know Marathi.. ! It's the language spoken in the central and Western India and have been cultured by the Great Kings who saved Maratha Empire which is today the Backbone of Indian Economy. Being very similar to the national language of India, Hindi; Marathi has very old history of literature with lacs of poems written by saints and other poets.
Marathi is sugar, in the world no any language like Marathi, Bengali is not like Marathi
Sweetest, cutest language ever...

43Konkani
Not many people of our mother toungue. But as far as I know the people who listen us speaking plead us to teach them our language. One of the best languages in south India. Proud of it!

44Hungarian
Hungarian is hard to learn, but if you do, you can express anything in a single word. And it is also a beatiful language, which can sound however you want, for example spiritual in the Bible or agressive in a metal. Whenever somebody explores the beauty and uniqueness of this language, he/she will be pleased. And even more, the Hungarian poets write like Shakespeare, just easier to understand
Hungarian is perhaps the most expressive language, but using it at such a level is extremely hard. It's my native language, but sometimes I still find myself lost, when I try to express myself.

45Dutch
How to write in Dutch:
1. Bang head on keyboard.
2. If you can read it erase and start over.
3. Press space. Repeat.

I'm just playing. I just love tryin to pronounce this stuff.
Dutch and English are sister languages, so it uses some English words
Dutch is really underrated!

46Vietnamese
As beauful as flower!

47Urdu
Urdu is better than hindi
Hindi is a copy of yrdr..
Even in bollywood most of dailoge in urdu...
Great language, you could find words for anything or can explain any thing easily, full of respect, it's so poetic even almost all Hindi movie songs also have urdu words.
Urdu has respect of elders and youngers
[Newest]Urdu is very sweet language

48Bhojpuri
Bhojpuri is the sweetest language of India and if you are arguing with anyone in anger, no one will come to know that you are angry because this language is so sweet and you can show your in a sweet way of bhojpuri
Really, Bhojpuri is the sweetest language in the world.
Really this language is very much sweet

49Lithuanian
One of the oldest still spoken languages

50Slovak
It's the most beautiful language what you ever heard. Can you say čučoriedka, cencúľ, ženuška, halušky...

51Afrikaans
It's a diverse language
Beautiful language! Mixture of dutch and german. Is spoken by south africans.

52Norwegian
I'm Swedish and this language is so beautiful! Yes I know, swedish and norweigan (and danish) are identical, but for me, norweigan sounds like Swedish but with such a beautiful and holy accent.
Way prettier than Swedish (my opinion, Swedish sounds quite natural for me).

53Mandarin Chinese
Ni Hao!
Mandarin Chinese is actually about a step harder than Japanese. Like I said, you'll get the hang of it!

54Danish
Not necessarily useful (unless in Denmark) but a good stepping stone for other languages. I recommend to learn Dansk!

55Latvian

56Serbian
The worst language ever

57Azerbaijani
When you learn Azerbaijani, you can express everything in just one word. It's useful!
Azerbaijani sounds awesome, grammar is not so hard. It is the part of turkic languages. However it sounds more fluently

58Armenian
Most beautiful cinematic language. It is very graceful and rolls on the tongue.
Breathtaking! Most beautiful language I've eer heard. It's like words coming out of the mouth of a European prophet.

59Icelandic

60Finnish
I think finnish is prettiest language in the world! I'm from Spain and I just love ite. I heart it first time when I listened mulan reflection in finnish. So lovely

61Esperanto
Esperanto sounds sweet and is easier to learn than all the languages that are there in the list.

62Macedonian
That is Bulgarian (no difference).

63Czech

64Kiswahili
Simply a beautiful language! No comparison. In it you find calmness, and it's enjoyable listening to it when indigenous swahili people speak. The very best language to learn! Kiswahili, a melodic language!

65Swahili

66Albanian
It is a unique language. Just see the Family Tree of Indo-European Language. Albanian is unique language without any connection with any other family language. Absolutely is a great language. And it has 36 letters.
It's the preetiest and best sounding language in the Balkans

67Bulgarian
I am sad they forgot the language, which gave the whole literature tradition to the whole Slavic nations. And the Cyrillic alphabet came from here. Also, it enriched the world of Orthodox Christianity, thus giving the opportunity to think beyond the common sense!

68Fijian
5 words best language ever!

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69Saraiki

70Bosnian

71Cantonese

72Khmer

73Singlish
It is a very common language in Ceylon

74Catalan

75Kurdish
This language is descended from the ancient Iranian language of median.
Kurdish is a great language, sounds great and has a large variety of accents between cities. It is also one of the oldest languages known and is just a darn good language in my opinion =)
Is one of oldest languages and sound nice, it has much dialectic
Kurds are like often spoken and use kurdish original words...

76Gaelic
The one and only Irish accent cunas ata tu

77Welsh

78Pothohari
Miki bao changi lagni aa

79Sourashtra

80Haryanvi
Best language ever, and of course most masculine. Its spoken in haryana (india)

81Hukapan
Hukapan is the best language ever. Commonly used in Sri Lanka. Comes wirths a great reputation of being the most sexiest language ever.

82Slovenian
It sounds very magic

83Malay
A language that full of good culture
Well, Malay is quite similar to Indonesian but as a Malaysian I agree that Indonesian is much better than Malay because Malay (bahasa Melayu) nowadays is bad. The older generation pronounce Malay differently from us because they use the original language of Malay (bahasa Melayu baku).

84Taiwanese

85Pashto
Although, not a lot of people know about this language but it's on of the hardest language to learn and it's worth it. I am an Aussie and this language is thought to me by my boyfriend. It sound like Russian and has a lot of rich old history to it.
Language of Poetry and stories, that's all I can say. (An American soldier)

86Chittagonian
This is a local language of Chittagong, people of Bangladesh. But it is totally different with its accent and its vocabulary. of course it is one of the sweetest.

87Santali

88Sign Language

89Dogri
Dogri is the most sweet language

Friendly

90Tulu
The sweetest and most popular language amongpeople of south India s west coast.

91Somali
"It is a mix of arabic and English."
"It is easy and is written the engish"
"It has orginated in Somalia and now spoken all over the world"
"The world have depth level (basically every word doesn't need the word 'really or very'"
Trust me it like learning 'A, B, C'if you know arabic or English.
"It has somali slang so instead of saying every single word in somali, you can say for washing machine 'washing machinka'

92Georgian

93Hebrew
The tone of it is far more rough than the other languages but being an ancient and old language can make the beauty of it more, and I like it by the way...
How do you say holocaust in hebrew?
How is this so far down!

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94Swedish
I just love to hear it, it so smooth and musical. I would like to learn it.
This is the kind of language I confuse with poetry
It's a very melodic and beautiful language.
[Newest]Its very smooth and sweet to hear and they don't need many words to talk

95Punjabi
Burraahh
world's best sweetest language
no language can beat punjabi
This language have inspiring quality the one who hear it...
Ours is a masculine language
[Newest]Punjabi is the sweetest n heart touching language in the world

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