Netherlandic
adjective see Netherlands

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Netherlandic — /nedh euhr lan dik/, n. 1. Dutch (def. 8). adj. 2. of or pertaining to the Netherlands. * * * …   Universalium

  • Netherlandic — Neth•er•land•ic [[t]ˈnɛð ərˌlæn dɪk[/t]] n. 1) peo Dutch 3) 2) peo geg of or pertaining to the Netherlands …   From formal English to slang

  • Netherlandic — /nedh euhr lan dik/, n. 1. Dutch (def. 8). adj. 2. of or pertaining to the Netherlands …   Useful english dictionary

  • Netherlandic language —       the language spoken primarily in The Netherlands but also in northern Belgium, where it is called Flemish, and elsewhere. See Dutch language. * * * …   Universalium

  • literature — /lit euhr euh cheuhr, choor , li treuh /, n. 1. writings in which expression and form, in connection with ideas of permanent and universal interest, are characteristic or essential features, as poetry, novels, history, biography, and essays. 2.… …   Universalium

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  • Netherlands, The — officially Kingdom of The Netherlands byname Holland Country, northwestern Europe. Area: 16,033 sq mi (41,526 sq km). Population (2002 est.): 16,142,000. Capital: Amsterdam; Seat of Government: The Hague. Most of the people are Dutch. Languages:… …   Universalium

  • West Germanic languages — Introduction   group of Germanic languages that developed in the region of the North Sea, Rhine Weser, and Elbe. Out of the many local West Germanic dialects the following six modern standard languages have arisen: English (English language),… …   Universalium

  • Dutch language — Dutch Nederlands Pronunciation [ˈneːdərlɑnts] ( listen) …   Wikipedia

  • Names for the Dutch language — Because of the turbulent history of both the Netherlands and Belgium (mostly because of the frequent change of economic and military power within the Low Countries), the names that other peoples have chosen to use to refer to the Dutch language… …   Wikipedia

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