East Frisians


plural noun

See under Frisian Islands.

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Frisian Islands

plural noun

a chain of islands in the North Sea, extending along the coasts of the Netherlands, Germany, and Denmark: includes groups belonging to the Netherlands (West Frisians) and to Germany (East Frisians) and a group divided between Germany and Denmark (North Frisians).
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British Dictionary definitions for east frisians

Frisian Islands

pl n

a chain of islands in the North Sea along the coasts of the Netherlands, Germany, and Denmark: separated from the mainland by shallows
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