Meaning of FLEMISH in English


[ 'flɛmɪʃ ]

■ noun

1》 ( the ~ ) the people of Flanders, a region divided between Belgium, France, and the Netherlands.

2》 the Dutch language as spoken in Flanders.

■ adjective relating to the ~ people or language.


ME: from MDu. Vlāmisch , related to Vlaanderen 'Flanders'.

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