the high German speech of Switzerland, Alsace, and southwestern Germany.Compare Bavarian(def 3).
of or relating to Alemannic or the Alemanni.
Origin of Alemannic
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of or relating to the Alemanni, their speech, or the High German dialects descended from it
Word Origin for Alemannic
C18: from Late Latin Alamannicus, of Germanic origin
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