High German

noun

Definition of High German

1 : German as natively used in southern and central Germany

First Known Use of High German

1652, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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High German

High German consonant shift

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“High German.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/High%20German. Accessed 25 Sep. 2021.

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