Karrharde Frisian

Karrharde Frisian (Karrhiirderfreesch) is a dialect of the North Frisian language spoken in the municipalities of Stedesand and Enge-Sande in the German Amt of Südtondern (formerly Karrharde) in the district of Nordfriesland, Schleswig-Holstein. It is a mainland dialect of North Frisian.[1] The language is in danger of extinction, having a dwindling number of native speakers and no formal schooling offered to educate younger speakers.


  1. Walker, Alastair G.H.; Ommo Wilts (2001). "Die nordfriesischen Mundarten". In Munske, Horst H. Handbuch des Friesischen – Handbook of Frisian Studies (in German and English). Tübingen: Niemeyer. ISBN 3-484-73048-X.
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