How do I change my language settings?


what3words can be used in 60 languages.

Using the what3words app

  1. Tap the menu icon in the top left.

  2. Go to Settings, then Language.

  3. Tap Primary what3words address language.

  4. Select your preferred language. Please note: adding a new language may prompt a small download of the relevant language pack.

  5. Android users will need to restart the app to see the changes. iOS users do not need to restart the app.

See our demo to learn more:

Using the online map

  1. Click the menu icon in the top right hand corner of the screen.

  2. Select 3 word address language to change the address language. Or scroll down to Site language to change the language of the site interface itself.

Related topics:

  • How do I display a secondary language? (App only)