Language details

EASTERN FRISIAN Links (3)   Books (2)   
Alternative names: OSTFRIESISCH, SATERLANDIC FRISIAN, SEELTERSK FRISIAN
Number of speakers: 11.000 (1976)
Language Code: FRS
In language groups: INDO-EUROPEAN » GERMANIC » WEST GERMANIC » NORTH-SEA » FRISIAN
Spoken in: GERMANY [Details], UNITED STATES [Details]
Description:

Frisian is spoken by about 362.000 people. The speakers live in the Netherlands and in Germany.

Frisian belongs to the Western branch of the Germanic languages. It is closely related to English, Dutch and German. The Germanic languages form... [more ...]


Links
1   Frisian Place Names
http://www.geocities.com/Athens/9479/fries.html
2   Lowland-L
http://www.lowlands-l.net/
3   The Ostfriesen Pages
http://www.summitsoftware.com/Ostfriesen/

Books
1   Arhammar, N.: Die Syltinger Sprache. Die Syltinger
2   Helten, W. L. v.: Altostfriesische Grammatik




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