Ripuarian

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Etymology[edit]

From Medieval Latin Ripuarius (perhaps from Latin ripa (river bank)) +‎ -an

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Proper noun[edit]

Ripuarian (plural Ripuarians)

  1. A West Germanic dialect group spoken in the Rhineland (western Germany), eastern Belgium and southern Dutch Limburg, from northwest of Düsseldorf and Cologne to Aachen in the west and Waldbröl in the east.

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Noun[edit]

Ripuarian (plural Ripuarians)

  1. (historical) Any of the Ripuarian tribal section of the Frank people (comprising several tribes), who after some migration inhabited this region, as opposed to the Salian branch.

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Ripuarian (comparative more Ripuarian, superlative most Ripuarian)

  1. Of or pertaining to the Ripuarian people or (one of) its members or descendants.
  2. Of or pertaining to one, all, or any of the Ripuarian dialects.
  3. Of or pertaining to a Ripuarian speaker or speakers.

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