Zeeuws

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A language of Netherlands

Alternate Names
Zeaws
Population

220000

Location

Zeeland Province, South Holland Province. Rhine-Scheldt Delta islands have their own dialects.

Language Status

5 (Developing).

Dialects

Axels, Bevelands, Duvelands, Flakkees, Fluplands, Goerees, Kezands, Schouws, Walchers.

Typology

SOV.

Language Use

Also use Dutch [nld].

Language Development
Literacy rate in L2: 99% Dutch. Bible portions: 1980–2003.
Writing

Latin script [Latn].

Other Comments

Recognition under European Charter Part 2 requested (2001). Christian.