West Frisian, or simply Frisian is a West Germanic language spoken mostly in the province of ... highest percentage of emigrants of all Dutch provinces between the Second World War and the 1970s. .... The saying "As milk is to cheese, are English and Fries" describes the observed similarity between Frisian and English .


The Frisian languages are a closely related group of Germanic languages, spoken by about ... Frisian is called Frysk in West Frisian, Fräisk in Saterland Frisian, and Frasch, Fresk, Freesk, and Friisk in the dialects of North Frisian. .... Indo-European languages, the most widespread language family in Europe and the world.

Apr 13, 2008 ... Alexander Arguelles presents a series of videos to provide introductory overviews of the languages of the world. Working diachronically ...


Alternative Titles: Fries, Friesisch language, Frysk language. Written By: ... Frisian language, Frisian Frysk, Dutch Fries, the West Germanic language most closely related to English. Although ... global use of the English language. English ...


Frysk (Frisian) ... I can almost guarantee that you'll be able to read Frysk as an English ... called the PC, and is known to be the oldest sports event in the world.


... The Arts; The business world; Family and social use of the language; Transnational ... Frisian, known locally by its Dutch name as 'Frysk', is a West Germanic ...


More information can also be found at www.fryskdamjen.nl , www.frysk.info and ... It is our intention to introduce the original Frisian rules to the world once more.


15 dec 2018 ... With the exhibition Museum Belvédère celebrates a century Frisian 'FRYSK' painting in all its diversity. Though more than one hundred artists ...


In recent years, the world's top draughts players have discovered something ... Ex -world champion Gantvarg has referred to Frisian Draughts as the 'chess of ... 26 February - 3 March in Franeker: FRYSLÂN OPEN 2019 and WC FRYSK 2019.