from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A native or inhabitant of the Frisian Islands or Friesland.
- n. The West Germanic language of the Frisians. It is the language most closely related to English.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- proper n. A Germanic language group or language (see Usage notes), or a lect thereof, which descended from Old Frisian, with speakers in the Netherlands, Germany and Denmark.
- n. A member of the Germanic ethnic group which is native to the region of Frisia (which is in the Netherlands, northern Germany, and southern Denmark).
- n. A person who is from or who has long resided in the Dutch province of Friesland.
- adj. Of, in or relating to the Frisian language or a Frisian language.
- adj. Of or relating to the natives or inhabitants of Frisia; to people of Frisian descent.
- adj. Of or relating to the region of Frisia.
- adj. Of or relating to the natives or inhabitants of the Dutch province of Friesland.
- adj. Of or relating to the Dutch province of Friesland.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Of or pertaining to Friesland, a province of the Netherlands; Friesic.
- n. A native or inhabitant of Friesland; also, the language spoken in Friesland. See friesic, n.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. See Friesian.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a West Germanic language spoken in Friesland in the northwestern Netherlands; a near relative of English
- n. a native or inhabitant of Friesland or Frisia
- adj. of or relating to the people or culture or language of Friesland or Frisia
From Latin Frīsiī, the Frisians, of Germanic origin.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)