Plattdeutsch

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noun Platt·deutsch \ˈplat-ˌdȯich, ˈplät-\

Definition of Plattdeutsch

  1. :  the Low German speech of northern Germany comprising several dialects

Origin and Etymology of plattdeutsch

German, from Dutch Platduitsch, literally, Low German, from plat flat, low + duitsch German


First Known Use: 1677


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