Upper Saxon German
|Region||Saxony, Saxony-Anhalt, Thuringia|
|2 million (1998)|
Central German dialects after 1945
Upper Saxon (8)
Upper Saxon (German: Obersächsisch, pronounced [ˈoːbɐˌzɛksɪʃ]; Upper Saxon: [ɵːb̥oˤˈsɛɡ̊sʃ]) is an dialect spoken in Saxony, southeastern Saxony-Anhalt, and eastern Thuringia. Though called "Saxon", it is not to be confused with Low Saxon. Upper Saxon is linked to the Thuringian dialect.
Subgroups[change | change source]
The subgroups for Upper Saxon German.
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