flemish

Part of speech: adjective

Of or pertaining to Flanders, its people, literature, or language.

Part of speech: noun

The Flemish people collectively, or the language of Flanders.

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Usage examples "flemish":

  1. His congregation consisted at first of some fifteen or twenty persons; but such was the success he met with, that they have been obliged four or five times in succession to seek a larger building, and his congregation now consists of 500. He is said to be one of the most powerful preachers in the Flemish language. - "Memoir and Diary of John Yeardley, Minister of the Gospel", John Yeardley.
  2. It was as cold and gloomy weather as even a Flemish month of March could furnish. - "History of the United Netherlands, 1586-89, Vol. II. Complete", John Lothrop Motley Last Updated: February 7, 2009.
  3. The driver wanted six passengers, and began appealing to me in Flemish to come in. - "A Woman's Experience in the Great War", Louise Mack.