Flemish dialect


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Noun1.Flemish dialect - one of two official languages of Belgium; closely related to Dutch
Dutch - the West Germanic language of the Netherlands
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The subsidiary dapd International Service has signed bilateral contracts for the product "News on Board" with cooperation partners in 22 counties and offers 28 languages in total, including Czech, Korean and the Flemish dialect.
The official language spoken in Flanders is now standard Dutch, not a separate Flemish dialect, although several local dialects still exist.
With the rise of Flemish ethnic consciousness in the late nineteenth century, there were demands for the use of the Flemish dialect of Dutch in the schools, administration and courts, culminating in the recognition of Flemish as an official language in 1898.