Stellingwarfs (Dutch: Stellingwerfs) is the form of Dutch Low Saxon spoken in Ooststellingwerf and Weststellingwerf in the Dutch province of Friesland, and also in Steenwijkerland in the Dutch province of Overijssel.
SomeVeenkoloniaals within Stellingwarfs; Veenkoloniaals is spoken in the village of Noordwolde, Friesland.
The language was recognized by the government of the Netherlands in 1996 (as being part of Low Saxonian).
Stellingwarfs is easily intelligible for many Dutch people. There is modern literature in Stellingwarfs.
Like Het Bildt and Leeuwarden, Weststellingwerf and Ooststellingwerf are among the municipalities of Friesland where West Frisian is not spoken.
External links (in Stellingwarfs)