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Dutch Defence The Dutch Defence is a algebraic notation).
Dutch literature Dutch literature is in the common meaning of the word all the written texts in literary canon 2.4 Anti...
The Dutch Royal Palace The Royal Palace is one of the four official residences of the Queen of the Netherlands.
www.brainyencyclopedia.com /topics/dutch.html   (1361 words)

 Dutch language - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The dialects of Dutch spoken in Belgium are often referred to as Flemish and often thought of as a separate language, though seldom by the speakers themselves.
Dutch is generally not on the curriculum of German schools, except in some border cities, such as Aachen and Oldenburg.
Dutch is an official language of the Netherlands, Belgium, Suriname, Aruba, and the Netherlands Antilles.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Dutch_language   (4747 words)

 Encyclopedia: Dutch language   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
In Middle Dutch, the lengthening of the vowels was frequently indicated by e (before r sometimes by i, as in air); hence ml for d, oe for.
Dutch is spoken in the Netherlands, the northern half of Belgium (Flanders, including Belgium's capital Brussels), the northernmost part of France, the Netherlands Antilles, Aruba, Suriname and amongst certain groups in Indonesia.
Algemeen Nederlands (meaning 'general Dutch', abbreviated to AN) is the official Dutch language, the standard language as taught in schools and used by authorities in the Netherlands, Flanders (Belgium), Suriname and the Netherlands Antilles.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Dutch-language   (722 words)

 Netherlands - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Netherlands (Dutch: Nederland; IPA pronunciation: /"ne:dərlant/) is the European part of the Kingdom of the Netherlands (Dutch: Koninkrijk der Nederlanden), which is formed by the Netherlands, the Netherlands Antilles and Aruba.
Dutch governments always consist of a coalition, as there is not (and has never been) a single political party large enough to get the majority vote.
Dutch policies on recreational drugs, prostitution, same-sex marriage and euthanasia are among the most liberal in the world.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Netherlands   (4066 words)

 Dutch - Encyclopedia.WorldSearch   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
*The Dutch language ('Nederlands' in the native tongue), spoken and official language in the Netherlands, Flanders (the Northern part of Belgium), Brussels (the capital of Belgium), La Flandre (the most northern Part of French region nord-pas-de Calais), Sint Maarten, Curaçao, Bonaire, Aruba and Suriname.
*Dutch was also a nickname of U.S. President Ronald Reagan, and the title of a controversial 1999 biography of Reagan by Edmund Morris, ISBN 0394555082.
Dutch is often confused with Deutsch, the German word for German.
encyclopedia.worldsearch.com /dutch.htm   (390 words)

 Dutch language, alphabet and pronunciation
Dutch is a West Germanic language with about 20 million speakers mainly in the Netherlands and Belgium.
It is taught in schools and used by authorities in the Netherlands, Flanders (Belgium), Suriname and the Netherlands Antilles.
The Dutch translation of the Bible, the Staten-Bijbel, of 1619-1637 was one of the first major works in Modern Dutch.
www.omniglot.com /writing/dutch.htm   (344 words)

That the Dutch government neglects her responsibilities is a directly caused by a changed conception of its duties.
The Dutch Socialist could not be convinced by foreign affairs minister Bot who said that he would use the mission to maximize the pressure on the American to change the legal position of the enemy combatants captured in Afghanistan.
The Dutch government does not recognize the legality of the American argument that the Geneva treaty does not apply for these enemy combatants and that they can be kept imprisoned indefinitely.
dutchreport.blogspot.com   (11282 words)

 Dutch Colonization
These stone houses are fine examples of 17th-century Dutch stone buildings, and 21 still stand within the original layout of the stockade, listed in the National Register of Historic Places as contributing members of the Stockade Historic District.
Direct links to the age of Dutch colonization, the sturdy construction of these houses have served generations of Kingston residents, and are still in use today.
By 1664, both the Dutch and English were preparing for war, and King Charles of England granted his brother, James, Duke of York, vast American territories that included all of New Netherland.
www.cr.nps.gov /nr/travel/kingston/colonization.htm   (1417 words)

 Black Dutch
If you have been told you are Black Dutch or part Black Dutch, you must find out what the name of the German, Dutch or Flemish immigrant was (if there was one), where he or she came from, what their religion was, if any, etc., before you can figure out to which group they belonged.
They are the descendants of free Mulattos from Dutch farms in the Hudson Valley who moved to the mountains, where they may have mixed with some remnant Indians, who probably would have been the Munsee group of Lenape (Lenni-Lenape or Delaware) Indians, definitely Algonquian speaking Indians of the East Coast.
Dutch and Belgian Jews were sometimes called Black Dutch in America because they spoke Dutch or Flemish and were darker than the other Dutch and Flemish.
www.geocities.com /mikenassau/BlackDutch.htm   (1644 words)

 Learn Dutch
The Learn Dutch website is a resource for Distance Learners who like to excercise their mind with a difficult-to-learn language.
Dutch is not only the language of 16 million people in the Netherlands, but also of 6 million people in Flanders, Belgium
Afrikaans is a language related to Dutch and spoken in South-Adrica and Namibia.
www.learndutch.org   (279 words)

 Integral Dutch Course
The meaning of the Dutch words rijst(rice) and reist (the verb `travels') can, in spoken form, only be determined by the context in which the words appear.
All conjunctions in Dutch, except the four above, are subordinating conjunctions, which means that the clause which they introduce is subordinate to the main clause in the sentence and this implies that the word order in that clause undergoes a change.
In Dutch the equivalent of `somebody' may be omitted (in contrast to English).
web.hengeveld.com /dutch   (10332 words)

 East India Company, Dutch on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
EAST INDIA COMPANY, DUTCH [East India Company, Dutch] 1602-1798, chartered by the States-General of the Netherlands to expand trade and assure close relations between the government and its colonial enterprises in Asia.
The company was granted a monopoly on Dutch trade E of the Cape of Good Hope and W of the Strait of Magellan.
The company was dissolved when it became scandalously corrupt and nearly insolvent in the late 18th cent., and its possessions became part of the Dutch colonial empire in East Asia.
www.encyclopedia.com /html/E/EastI1ndD1.asp   (436 words)

 Welkom to Dutch Village in Holland, Michigan
While walking through the park, relive days gone by when Amsterdam street organs bellowed your favorite waltzes and marches for family entertainment, and watch the klompen dancers kick up their heels to the dutch folk music.
Learn how a Dutch family lived and farmed in the Frisian farmhouse and barn which are filled with antiques.
The Dutch Village website is designed to work best in version 5+ browsers such as Internet Explorer or Firefox.
www.dutchvillage.com   (321 words)

 Dutch Translation Services - Dutch Translator. Translate Dutch to English
Dutch is spoken by the 15 million inhabitants of the Netherlands, and is also the official language of Surinam in South America, and of the Netherlands Antilles in the Caribbean Sea.
Cape Dutch, or Afrikaans, spoken in South Africa, is an offshoot of Dutch that is now considered a separate language.
Dutch, is one of the Germanic languages, and thus part of the Indo-European family.
www.translation-services-usa.com /dutch.shtml   (469 words)

 Byron's Dutch Oven Cooking Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
In July of 2002 I decided to publish this web page dedicated to promoting Dutch oven and outdoor camp cooking hoping that by sharing some general Dutch oven information, a few cooking tips, and a handful of recipes, others might benefit from this information.
Dutch oven cooking is a fun way to socialize with people and make new friends.
With the Dutch oven cooking skills I have learned over the years I now have an additional confidence that I can cook my family a good hot meal at any time regardless of our current circumstances.
papadutch.home.comcast.net   (464 words)

Dutch rabbits have a real smartness to their appearance.
The Dutch Rabbit is said to have originated in Holland and is one of the oldest breeds.
Dutch are now one of the most popular fancy rabbits in America.
www.geocities.com /EnchantedForest/6949/dutch.html   (210 words)

 The Amish and the Plain People of Lancaster County, PA
Although Lancaster Amish are Pennsylvania Dutch, all Pennsylvania Dutch are not Amish.
The Pennsylvania Dutch are natives of Central Pennsylvania, particularly Lancaster and its surrounding counties.
Instead, their common bond is a mainly German background (Pennsylvania Dutch is actually Pennsylvania Deutsch, or German).
www.800padutch.com /amish.shtml   (2493 words)

 Dutch banknotes / banknote aus die Niederlande / Nederlandse bankbiljetten
Dutch banknotes / banknote aus die Niederlande / Nederlandse bankbiljetten
My Collection is displayed through the link history of dutch banknotes.
Dutch banknotes in circulation uptill 28 january 2002 (the Euro will take over from this date and dutch banknotes will no longer be valued for payments anymore!)
home.planet.nl /~j.piers/home.html   (124 words)

 The Pennsylvania Dutch Country / Lancaster County, PA Welcome Center
Lancaster County, PA Wilkum to Lancaster County and the scenic Pennsylvania Dutch Country.
While we believe the information contained in the Pennsylvania Dutch Country Welcome Center to be correct, Action Video Online waives responsibility for any inaccuracies or typographical errors.
This website is not in any way affiliated with the Pennsylvania Dutch Convention and Visitors Bureau.
www.800padutch.com   (638 words)

 Ethnologue report for language code:nld
The variety of Dutch (not Vlaams) spoken in Belgium is only slightly different from the variety spoken in the Netherlands.
Practically all speakers of other languages in the Netherlands are also fluent in Dutch.
In the Dutch linguistic area there are minority rights for French-speaking persons in Drogenbos, Kraainem, Linkebeek, Sint-Genesius-Rode, Wemmel, Wezembeek-Oppem, Mesen, Spiere-Helkijn, Ronse, Bever, Herstappe, Voeren.
www.ethnologue.com /show_language.asp?code=nld   (193 words)

 Learn Dutch Grammar and Vocabulary With Dutch for Beginners   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Dutch is the mother tongue of over 21 million people: almost all of the inhabitants of The Netherlands, about half of the people living in Belgium (those living in Flanders or "Vlaanderen"), and many inhabitants of former Dutch colonies like Suriname.
The objective of this website is to provide you with some basic knowledge of Dutch.
If you have had no previous exposure whatsoever to Dutch, we suggest that you start by looking at the mini-grammar.
www.forbeginners.info /dutch   (244 words)

 Dutch Language, Grammar, Pronunciation, Learn to Speak Dutch Software   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
From Dutch vocabulary and Dutch grammar to conversational Dutch and correct Dutch pronunciation, this special site dedicated to the Dutch language includes information about language, culture, and Dutch software products to help you satisfy your curiosity about all things Dutch.
It's easier than ever to learn Dutch and to begin to speak Dutch with the language resources and language software from Transparent Language.
Dutch is a Germanic language of the Indo-European language family.
www.learn-dutch-language-software.com   (496 words)

 Absolutely Dutch, the Shop for original Dutch gifts.
You will also find a lot of nice pictures, photos and VR panoramas of Holland as build in the past and in the present.
Internetshop Absolutely Dutch will give you the answer about all these names for a small country in Europe and its inhabitants.
Our goal is to serve you a lot of original Dutch quality products and to give you an impression of modern and historic Holland.
web.onetelnet.nl /~mvowk/absolutelydutch   (247 words)

 Dutch Hallmarks - Encyclopedia of Silver Marks, Hallmarks & Maker's Marks
- The script - letter I stamp is a tax mark for old Dutch made silver items that came back into circulation which did not bear an older tax mark, it can be found as the only mark on some pieces and does not guarantee any particular standard in these cases.
- The dolphin mark was used 1859-1893, for Dutch made articles of silver that were below the.833 purity standard.
It was also used 1893-1905 in a triangular shaped cartouche.
www.925-1000.com /Fnetherlands_Date_Code.html   (513 words)

 Dutch's Software Freeware Download
It copies chosen values to clipboard, which let you insert it in your HTML document (using your HTML Editor or any other Text Editor).
Dutch's Image Viewer is simple program that is capable of viewing JPEG Images, GIF Images, Bitmaps, Windows Metafiles and Icons.
It uses Multiply Display Interface and MS Forms 2.0 - User Form as Display and Images can be zoomed in and out.
www.dutchthewiz.com /freeware   (405 words)

 Dutch Translation. Dutch to English Translation and Localization For Documents, Websites and Software   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
With a large network of in-country, bilingual Dutch translators, WorldLingo can respond quickly and effectively to your Dutch language translation needs.
WorldLingo's Dutch translation teams are professional linguists performing translation from English to Dutch and Dutch to English for a range of documents in various industries including:
Each WorldLingo Dutch translator is selected based on their experience and special areas of expertise.
www.worldlingo.com /en/languages/dutch_translation.html   (314 words)

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