Old High German

Old High German
noun Date: 1849 High German exemplified in documents prior to ca. 1150 — see Indo-European languages table

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  • Old High German — noun High German of the period before 1100 …   Australian English dictionary

  • Old High German — noun The early recorded form of the German language, spoken from the 8 century to the 12 century. Syn: OHG …   Wiktionary

  • Old High German — noun the language of southern Germany up to c.1200, from which modern standard German is derived …   English new terms dictionary

  • Old High German declension — Old High German is an inflected language, and as such its nouns, pronouns, and adjectives must be declined in order to serve a grammatical function. A set of declined forms of the same word pattern is called a declension. There are five… …   Wikipedia

  • Old High German lullaby — Photographic reproduction of the manuscript as published by Zappert (1859). The discovery of an Old High German lullaby (Althochdeutsches Schlummerlied) was announced in 1859 by Georg Zappert (1806 1859) of Vienna, a private scholar and collector …   Wikipedia

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