What is Flemish?

  • (noun): One of two official languages of Belgium; closely related to Dutch.
    Synonyms: Flemish dialect
    See also — Additional definitions below


In English usage, Flemish (Dutch: Vlaams ) can refer to

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Some articles on Flemish:

Lomellini Ewer And Basin
... Both pieces bear the mark of Genoa but were probably the work of a Flemish goldsmith, Giovanni Aelbosca Belga ... It was not unusual for Flemish goldsmiths to be working in Genoa at this time as a large colony of Flemish artists also resided there in the early 17th century ...
Flemish - Dutch Dialects in Belgium
... principal Dutch dialects in Flanders Brabantian, Limburgish, East Flemish, Antwerpish and West Flemish ... Linguistically however, Flemish is used as a general term encompassing both East Flemish and West Flemish ... out of West Flanders, East Flanders, Brabant and Limburg, is named Flemish and so are the four languages sometimes ...
Liaison Agency Flanders-Europe
... verbindingsagentschap) or vleva was set up by the Flemish Government on 22 July 2005 to enhance the Flemish presence at the European level and to promote of Flemish interests in Europe ...
LOW Festival
... audience acquainted with contemporary Dutch and Flemish culture ... sustainable cooperation between Dutch, Flemish and Hungarian organisations and artists ... The LOW Festival brought a wide variety of Dutch and Flemish visual arts, design, performing arts, feature films, documentaries, contemporary, classical, jazz and pop music to Hungary ...
Lost (Roger Sanchez Song) - Charts
... Chart (2006) Peak position Belgian Flemish Ultratop 50 Charts 31 Belgian Flemish Ultratop 50 Charts 31 Belgian Flemish Ultratop 50 Charts 31 Belgian Flemish Ultratop ...

More definitions of "Flemish":

  • (noun): An ethnic group speaking Flemish and living in northern and western Belgium.
  • (adj): Of or relating to Flanders or its people or language or culture.
    Example: "The Flemish population of Belgium"; "Flemish painters"

Famous quotes containing the word flemish:

    These Flemish pictures of old days;
    Sit with me by the homestead hearth,
    And stretch the hands of memory forth
    To warm them at the wood-fire’s blaze!
    John Greenleaf Whittier (1807–1892)