Letzeburgesch

 German dialect spoken in Luxembourg.

Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors. 2013.

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  • Letzeburgesch — /let se boohr geuhsh/, n. a Germanic dialect that is the native language of most of the people of Luxembourg. Also called Luxembourgian, Luxembourgish. [the local name for the dialect] * * * …   Universalium

  • Letzeburgesch — [ˌlɛts(ə)bə: gɛʃ, lɛts(ə)ˌbə:gɪʃ] (also Letzebuergesch) noun another term for Luxemburgish. Origin from a local name for Luxembourg + esch (equivalent of ish1) …   English new terms dictionary

  • Letzeburgesch — /let se boohr geuhsh/, n. a Germanic dialect that is the native language of most of the people of Luxembourg. Also called Luxembourgian, Luxembourgish. [the local name for the dialect] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Land of Letzeburgesch — Luxembourg (where the language is Letzeburgesch) …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

  • LTZ — Letzeburgesch (Regional » Language Codes (3 Letters)) …   Abbreviations dictionary

  • Gelle Fra — Die Gëlle Fra Detail Gëlle Fra ist der geläufige Name des Monument du Souvenir, eines Mahnmals auf der Place de la Constitution in …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Luxembourg — /luk seuhm berrg /; Fr. /lyuuk sahonn boohrdd /, n. 1. a grand duchy surrounded by Germany, France, and Belgium. 422,474; 999 sq. mi. (2585 sq. km). 2. a city in and the capital of this grand duchy. 78,400. 3. a province in SE Belgium: formerly a …   Universalium

  • Luxembourgian — /luk seuhm berr jee euhn, luk seuhm berr jee euhn/, adj. 1. of or pertaining to Luxembourg, its people, or their language. n. 2. Also, Luxembourgish /luk seuhm berr gish/. Letzeburgesch. [LUXEMBOURG + IAN] * * * …   Universalium

  • Luxembourgian — adjective relating to or characteristic of Luxembourg Luxembourgian food • Pertains to noun: ↑Luxembourg • Derivationally related forms: ↑Luxembourg * * * /luk seuhm berr jee euhn, luk seuhm berr jee euhn/, adj. 1. of or pertaining to Luxembourg …   Useful english dictionary

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