Etymology
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Flemish (adj.)

"pertaining to or native to Flanders," early 14c., flemmysshe, probably from Old Frisian Flemische, or a native formation from Fleming + -ish.

updated on November 22, 2014

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Definitions of Flemish from WordNet
1
Flemish (n.)
an ethnic group speaking Flemish and living in northern and western Belgium;
Flemish (n.)
one of two official languages of Belgium; closely related to Dutch;
Synonyms: Flemish dialect
2
Flemish (adj.)
of or relating to Flanders or its people or language or culture;
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