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HUTTERITE GERMAN Books (2)   
Alternative names: TYROLESE, TIROLEAN, HUTTERIAN GERMAN
Number of speakers: 30.000 (1982)
Language Code: GEH
In language groups: INDO-EUROPEAN » GERMANIC » WEST GERMANIC » CONTINENTAL » HIGH
Spoken in: CANADA [Details], UNITED STATES [Details]
Description:

Hutterite German is spoken by several ten thousand people. The vast majority of the speakers live in Canada. A significant community of Hutterite German speakers lives in the United States of America.

The ancestor of Hutterite German is the... [more ...]


Books
1   Holtzman, Jerome J.: An inquiry into the Hutterian German dialect
2   Scheer, Herfried Wolfgang: A Lexicological analysis of the Hutterian German dialect.




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