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Luxemburgish

Line breaks: Lux¦em|burg¦ish
Pronunciation: /ˈlʌksəmˌbəːɡɪʃ
 
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Definition of Luxemburgish in English:

noun

[mass noun]
The local language of Luxembourg, a form of German with a strong admixture of French. Also called Letzeburgesch.
Example sentences
  • The knowledge of several languages is a plus, and it is necessary to speak Luxemburgish.
  • The Luxembourg people speak Luxemburgish, French and German and English.

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