High Prussian dialect

From Simple English Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
High Prussian
Native toPoland, Germany
RegionHistorically Ermland, but also parts of West and East Prussia; today moribund and spoken among some Heimatvertriebene in Germany that were expelled after 1945.
Language codes
ISO 639-3
Deutsche Dialekte 1910.png
German dialects about 1910, High Prussian (Hochpreußisch) marked in the northeast.

High Prussian (German: Hochpreußisch) is a variant of East Central German dialects that was previously spoken in East Prussia and Warmian-Masurian Voivodeship. It is currently spoken in Poland.

References[change | change source]