Old Frisian

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Old Frisian
Region Netherlands, Germany, Southern Denmark
Era 8th to 16th c.
Language family
Writing system Anglo-Saxon runes
Language codes
ISO 639-3 ofs
Linguist List ofs

Old Frisian was a language spoken between the 13th and 16th century, in the area between the Weser and the Zuiderzee. It is the common ancestor of the Frisian languages, Today, laws and deeds which use Old Frisian remain.