Flemish

adjective
Flem·ish | \ˈfle-mish \

Definition of Flemish 

(Entry 1 of 2)

: of, relating to, or characteristic of Flanders or the Flemings or their language

Flemish

noun

Definition of Flemish (Entry 2 of 2)

1 : the Germanic language of the Flemings that is made up of dialects of Dutch

2  plural in construction : flemings

First Known Use of Flemish

Adjective

14th century, in the meaning defined above

Noun

circa 1741, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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Flemish

noun

English Language Learners Definition of Flemish

: the Germanic language that is spoken by people in northern Belgium and that is now officially called Dutch

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