ˈdəch. 1. a. archaic : of, relating to, or in any of the Germanic languages of Germany, Austria, Switzerland, and the Low Countries. b. : of, relating to, or in the Dutch of the Netherlands. 2. a. archaic : of or relating to the Germanic peoples of Germany, Austria, Switzerland, and the Low Countries.
Dutch language, also called Netherlandic or Dutch Nederlands, in Belgium called Flemish or Flemish Vlaams, a West Germanic language that is the national language of the Netherlands and, with French and German, one of the three official languages of Belgium. Although speakers of English usually call the language of the Netherlands “Dutch” and the language of Belgium “Flemish,” they are actually the same language.
Mar 12, 2021 · Dutch: Directed by Preston A. Whitmore II. With Natasha Marc, Iyana Halley, Lance Gross, Tamera Kissen. For Dutch, survival is the ultimate score, and power is the deadliest high of all. When he gains control of an African drug lord's stolen heroin business, Dutch quickly makes it the most feared drug empire on the East Coast.
Dec 16, 2011 · Where Dutch came from Before we dig into this demonym, there are three terms we need to define: Holland, the Netherlands, and Dutch. The Old English cousin to Dutch, thiod or theod, simply meant “people or nation.” (This also helps explain why Germany is called Deutschland in German.)
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In Old English, ‘dutch’ simply meant “people or nation.” (This also explains why Germany is called Deutschland in German.) Over time, English-speaking people used the word Dutch to describe people from both the Netherlands and Germany so it became normalized globally to use it not only for the language but also for the people.
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