Letzeburgesch

[ let-se-boor-guh sh ]
/ ˈlɛt sɛˌbur gəʃ /

noun

a Germanic dialect that is the native language of most of the people of Luxembourg.

Origin of Letzeburgesch

the local name for the dialect
Also called Luxembourgian, Luxembourgish.

Definition for luxembourgish (2 of 2)

Luxembourgian

[ luhk-suh m-bur-jee-uh n, luhk-suh m-bur-jee-uh n ]
/ ˈlʌk səmˌbɜr dʒi ən, ˌlʌk səmˈbɜr dʒi ən /

adjective

of or relating to Luxembourg, its people, or their language.

noun

Also Lux·em·bourg·ish [luhk-suh m-bur-gish] /ˈlʌk səmˌbɜr gɪʃ/. Letzeburgesch.

Origin of Luxembourgian

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