Pennsylvania German love

Pennsylvania German


from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A person belonging to the Amish culture of the United States and Canada, descended from German immigrants to Pennsylvania before 1800.
  • proper n. The High German language, descending from Palatinate German, which is spoken by the Pennsylvania Dutch. (Not to be confused with the Low German language Plautdietsch.)
  • adj. Relating to the Pennsylvania Germans or their language.


Sorry, no etymologies found.


    Sorry, no example sentences found.


Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.