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Frisian

adjective Fri·sian \ ˈfri-zhən , ˈfrē- \

Definition of Frisian

: of, relating to, or characteristic of Friesland, the Frisians, or Frisian

Origin and Etymology of frisian

Latin Frisius Frisian; akin to Old English Frīsa, Frēsa a Frisian


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Frisian

noun

Definition of Frisian

1 : a member of a people that inhabit principally the Netherlands province of Friesland and the Frisian islands in the North Sea
2 : the Germanic language of the Frisian people

First Known Use of frisian

1601

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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