Frisia or Friesland is a coastal region along the southeastern corner of the North Sea, i.e. the German Bight. Frisia is the traditional homeland of the Frisians, a Germanic people who speak Frisian, ...
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Frisian history
Frisia has changed dramatically over time, both through floods and through a change in identity. It is part of the Nordwestblock which is a hypothetical historic region linked by language and culture....
Frisian Kingdom
The Frisian Kingdom (West Frisian: Fryske Keninkryk), also known as Magna Frisia, was a kingdom in what is now the Netherlands and northern Germany, established around 600 AD. The kingdom came to an e...
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East Frisia
East Frisia or Eastern Friesland (German Ostfriesland; East Frisian Low Saxon: Oostfreesland) is a coastal region in the northwest of the German federal state of Lower Saxony. It is the middle section...
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Frisian Islands
The Frisian Islands, also known as the Wadden Islands or Wadden Sea Islands, form an archipelago at the eastern edge of the North Sea in northwestern Europe, stretching from the northwest of the Nethe...
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Frisian languages
The Frisian /ˈfriːʒən/ languages are a closely related group of Germanic languages, spoken by about 500,000 members of Frisian ethnic groups, who live on the southern fringes of the North Sea in the N...
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The Frisians are a Germanic ethnic group native to the coastal parts of the Netherlands and Germany. They are concentrated in the Dutch provinces of Friesland and Groningen and, in Germany, East Frisi...
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North Frisia
North Frisia or Northern Friesland is the northernmost portion of Frisia, located primarily in Germany between the rivers Eider and Wiedau/Vidå. It includes a number of islands, e.g., Sylt, Föhr, Amru...
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West Frisia
West Frisia or West Friesland is along with East Frisia and North Frisia one of the most commonly used subdivisions of Frisia.The territory of West Frisia is located in the Netherlands.
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Middle Frisian language
Middle Frisian evolved from Old Frisian from the 16th century and was spoken until c. 1820, considered the beginning of the Modern period of the Frisian languages.Up until the 15th century Old Frisian...
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Arumer Zwarte Hoop
The Arumer Zwarte Hoop ([ɑrʏmər zʋɑrtə ɦoːp], meaning "Black Hope of Arum"; Frisian: Swarte Heap) was an army of peasant rebels and mercenaries in Friesland fighting the Dutch authorities from 151...
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Hoekstra is a Frisian surname. Notable people with the surname include:
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List of rulers of Frisia
Of the first historically verifiable rulers of Frisia, whether they are called dukes or kings, the last royal dynasty below is established by the chronicles of Merovingian kings of the Franks, with wh...
North Frisians
North Frisians are, in the wider sense, the inhabitants of the district of Nordfriesland in Schleswig-Holstein. In a narrower sense they are an ethnic sub-group of the Frisians from North Frisia and o...
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Enno Rudolph Brenneysen
Enno Rudolph Brenneysen (born 26 October 1669 in Esens; died: 22 September 1734 in Aurich) was Chancellor of East Friesland under Prince George Albert.
Brenneysen attended the Ulrich High School i...
Heligoland (German: Helgoland; Heligolandic Frisian deät Lun ["the Land"]) is a small German archipelago in the North Sea.Formerly Danish and British possessions, the islands (population 1,127) ar...
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Flags of Frisia
There are several Frisian flags.
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Nauta (disambiguation)
Nauta may refer to:
Pilsum Lighthouse
The Pilsum Lighthouse (German: Pilsumer Leuchtturm) was built in 1889 in order to provide a beacon for the Ems‌hörn channel on Germany's North Sea coast. It is located on a dyke near the vi...
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Battle of Detern
The Battle of Detern (German: Schlacht von Detern) on 27 September 1426 marked the prelude to the East Frisian rebellion against the rule of the tom Brok family over East Frisia.In the course of ...
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Fehr is a surname. Notable people with the surname include:
Lundenberg Hundred
Lundenberg Hundred (German: Lundenbergharde; Danish: Lundebjerg Herred, older: Lundæbyarg Herred) was a mediaeval hundred located in the southern part of North Frisia in the Danish region of S...
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Friesland ([ˈfrislɑnt]; West Frisian: Fryslân [ˈfrislɔ̃ːn]) or Frisia is a province in the northwest of the Netherlands. It is situated west of Groningen, northwest of Drenthe and Overijssel, nort...
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Friso-Drentic War
The Friso-Drentic war was an assault by a Frisian army under the command of the Wilbrand van Oldenburg, Bishop of Utrecht, on the province of Drenthe which lasted from 1230 until 1233. It was part of ...
Spoelstra is a surname, probably a topographic name meaning ‘from the pool’ (Frisian), from an agent noun based on Middle Low German pōl ‘(muddy) pool’, with excrescent initial -s. The suffix "-stra" ...
Frisian participation in the Crusades
Frisian participation in the Crusades is attested from the very beginning of the First Crusade, but their presence is only felt substantially during the Fifth Crusade. They participated in almost all ...
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