Friesic
Friesic Fries"ic, prop. n. The language of the Frisians, a Teutonic people formerly occupying a large part of the coast of Holland and Northwestern Germany. The modern dialects of Friesic are spoken chiefly in the province of Friesland, and on some of the islands near the coast of Germany and Denmark. [1913 Webster]

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  • Friesic — Fries ic, prop. a. Of or pertaining to Friesland, a province in the northern part of the Netherlands. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Friesic — German Ger man, n.; pl. {Germans}[L. Germanus, prob. of Celtis origin.] 1. A native or one of the people of Germany. [1913 Webster] 2. The German language. [1913 Webster] 3. (a) A round dance, often with a waltz movement, abounding in capriciosly …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Friesic — noun Frisian …   Wiktionary

  • Friesic — Friesˈic or Friesˈish adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑Frisian …   Useful english dictionary

  • Anglo-Saxon — German Ger man, n.; pl. {Germans}[L. Germanus, prob. of Celtis origin.] 1. A native or one of the people of Germany. [1913 Webster] 2. The German language. [1913 Webster] 3. (a) A round dance, often with a waltz movement, abounding in capriciosly …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Dutch — German Ger man, n.; pl. {Germans}[L. Germanus, prob. of Celtis origin.] 1. A native or one of the people of Germany. [1913 Webster] 2. The German language. [1913 Webster] 3. (a) A round dance, often with a waltz movement, abounding in capriciosly …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Flemish — German Ger man, n.; pl. {Germans}[L. Germanus, prob. of Celtis origin.] 1. A native or one of the people of Germany. [1913 Webster] 2. The German language. [1913 Webster] 3. (a) A round dance, often with a waltz movement, abounding in capriciosly …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Friese — Friese, n. Same as {Friesic}, n. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Friesish — Fries ish, a. Friesic. [R.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Frisian — Fri sian, a. Of or pertaining to Friesland, a province of the Netherlands; Friesic. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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