Drents

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A language of Netherlands

Alternate Names
Drente
Location

Northeast, Drenthe Province, near German border.

Language Status

5 (Developing).

Dialects

North Drente (Noord-Drents), South Drente (Zuid-Drents).

Language Use

Also use Dutch [nld].

Language Development
Dictionary. Bible portions: 1981.
Writing

Latin script [Latn], standardized in 1983.

Other Comments

Identified by the government as variant of Low Saxon [nds] (1996).