Old Frisian

Old Frisian
Old Frisian
n.
a West Germanic language closely related to Old English, preserved in documents from the 13th to the 16th cent.

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  • Old Frisian — noun Language akin to English spoken on the coast of modern Netherlands and Germany before 1500 …   Wiktionary

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