Há 1 dia · The Germanic languages are a branch of the Indo-European language family spoken natively by a population of about 515 million people [nb 1] mainly in Europe, North America, Oceania and Southern Africa. The most widely spoken Germanic language, English, is also the world's most widely spoken language with an estimated 2 billion speakers.
Há 2 dias · The North Sea lies between Great Britain, Denmark, Norway, Germany, the Netherlands, Belgium and France. An epeiric sea on the European continental shelf, it connects to the Atlantic Ocean through the English Channel in the south and the Norwegian Sea in the north.
- 95 m (312 ft)
- 570,000 km² (220,000 sq mi)
- 700 m (2,300 ft)
- North Germanic Languages
- West Germanic Languages
- Extinct Languages
1. English language 1.1. English English 1.2. Essex dialect 1.3. Estuary English 1.4. Geordie 1.5. Highland English 1.6. Mackem 1.7. Norfolk dialect 1.8. Suffolk dialect 1.9. Scottish English 1.10. Yorkshire dialect and accent 2. Frisian languages 2.1. North Frisian 2.2. West Frisian 3. Scots language 3.1. Doric 3.2. Northern Scots 3.3. Orcadian dialect 3.4. Shetland dialect
High German languages
1. Standard German 2. Yiddish
Low Franconian languages
1. Dutch 1.1. Brabantian 1.2. Hollandic 1.3. Zeelandic 1.4. West FlemishPictish language (Celtic). Was spoken in wha is now Scotland in the early Middle Ages by the Picts. It was replaced by Scottish Gaelic and Old Norse in the 9th and 10th centuries.Old Brythonic language (Celtic) was spoken in Britain in the Iron Age, the Roman Era and the Sub-Roman Period. It was replaced by the Germanic dialects of the Anglo-Saxon invaders that would later...
Há 6 dias · The Germanic Angles, Saxons, and Jutes from Frisia and Jutland began the next great migration across the North Sea during the Migration Period, conquering, displacing, and mixing with the native Celtic population in Britain.
Há 2 dias · The Germanic languages are traditionally divided between East, North and West Germanic branches. The modern prevailing view is that North and West Germanic were also encompassed in a larger subgroup called Northwest Germanic.
Há 1 dia · Germany is also bordered by the North Sea and, at the north-northeast, by the Baltic Sea. German territory covers 357,022 km 2 (137,847 sq mi), consisting of 348,672 km 2 (134,623 sq mi) of land and 8,350 km 2 (3,224 sq mi) of water.