Deutsche Dialekte - Linkverzeichnis
(German Dialects Link Catalogue - Paul Joyce)

University of Portsmouth


  Alemannisch - Muettersproch-Gsellschaft e.V.
The Muettersproch-Gsellschaft is devoted to the usage and preservation of Alemannic. Its website contains a large number of essays and links on the dialect.

  Alemannisches Institut
The Alemannisches Institut is based in Freiburg/Breisgau and devotes itself to research into Alemannisch and Schwäbisch.

  Was ist Alemannisch?
A comprehensive introduction to the Alemannic dialect with useful dialect maps.

  Das Alemannische - seine Herkunft und Geschichte
An article on the history and development of the Alemannic dialect from Rudolf Post.

  Die Gliederung des alemannischen Sprachraums
An article from Renate Schambke on the composition of the Alemannic dialect area.

  Alemannische Sprache - Südbaden im Internet
A comprehensive introduction to the Alemannisch dialect group, with vocabulary tests and works by dialect authors.

  Im Noth Harald si - Briäf üs Alemanniä
Harald Noth's letter from Alemannia provides full details on the status and nature of Alemannic with a particular emphasis on the language spoken in Breisgau.

  Alemannisch -
Comprehensive introductory information about the Alemannic dialect from the website

  Alemannische Dialekte - Wikipedia
An introduction to the Alemannic dialect family from the online encyclopaedia Wikipedia.

  Alemannische Wikipedia
The online encyclopaedia Wikipedia now has a version written in Alemannic dialect.

  Alemannisch - Deutsche Welle Dialektatlas
As part of its dialect atlas, the broadcaster Deutsche Welle introduces the dialects spoken in the Alemannic dialect area.

  Der alemannische Dialekt u. alemannisch vozellt
A thorough introduction to the Alemannic dialect family from the website Klettgau-Historia. Contains a number of PDF files.

  Alemannen Info
Information in dialect about the Alemannic language, people and culture.

  Deutsche Mundarten ganz ausfiehrlich
A web discussion (in dialect!) of the major sound shifts affecting Alemannisch.

  Michael Schatz - Alemannische Seite
Michael Schatz's website has many pages and links on Alemannic culture and language.

Kurse und Grammatik (Courses and Grammar)

  Alemannisch für Anfänger (1)  Includes sound files!
An introduction to Alemannisch with a number of sound files.

  Alemannisch für Anfänger (2)
A comprehensive glossary of Alemannic vocabulary from, a magazine for the border regions of Baden, Alsace and Switzerland.

  Alemannische Grammatik
The central points of Alemannic grammar are explained on this website from Freiburg University.

  Alemannische Grammatik - Wikipedia
The online encyclopaedia Wikipedia provides an overview of Alemannic grammar.

Wörterbucher (Dictionaries)

  Alternative Alemannic Dictionary
Alemannic slang - a part of The Alternative Dictionaries collection.

  Es Alemannische Wiktionary
An Alemannic dictionary hosted by the the online site Wikipedia.


  Niederalemannisch - Uni Marburg
A collection of Niederalemannisch texts collated by W. Näser of Marburg University.

  D'Iffzer Sprôch
The Niederalemannisch dialect spoken in Iffezheim. Contains a dictionary and a guide to pronunciation.

  Niederalemannisch - Sound File  Includes sound files!
Listen to a phrase spoken in Niederalemannisch.

  Hochalemannisch - Uni Marburg
A collection of Hochalemannisch texts collated by W. Näser of Marburg University.

  Höchstalemannisch - Uni Marburg
A collection of Höchstalemannisch texts collated by W. Näser of Marburg University.

  Das Opfinger Wörterbuch
Jürgen Sutter has compiled a dictionary of the South Alemannic dialect spoken in Freiburg-Opfingen.

  Gottenheim - Dialekt
An overview of the type of Alemannisch spoken in Gottenheim in Baden. Contains poetry and a dictionary of expressions.

  Der Erzinger Stegliwii (Klettgau)
A poem written by Hermann Stoll in the Alemannic dialect spoken in the Klettgau region of Baden-Württemberg close to the border with Switzerland.

  De Konschdanzer Dialegt - Eine Kostprobe See-Alemannischer Mundart
Poems and texts written in the Alemannisch spoken in Konstanz.

  Südwestdeutscher Sprachatlas
A dialect atlas for the south-west of Germany compiled by the University of Freiburg.

Literatur (Literature)

  Texte, Gedichte, Regionalkultur
Texts and poems written in the Alemannic dialect, inlcuding some written in Swiss German and Alsatian dialects.

  Alemannische Gedichte - Südbaden im Internet
A selection of works by dialect authors from the website Südbaden im Internet.

  Mi alemannisch' Schmuckchäschdli
This web-site includes poems and stories from the South-Westernmost German speaking area of Europe, which encompasses the very South-West of Germany, the German-speaking parts of Switzerland, the West of Austria (Vorarlberg), the principality of Liechtenstein, the French region of Alsace and some Alpine regions of Northern Italy.

  Gedichte - Alois Burger
A series of poems written in the Alemannic dialect by Alois Burger who was born and raised in Ewattingen.

  Hermann Burte
An introduction to the life and works of the poet and painter Hermann Burte (1879-1960).

  Doris Haas-Schlegel
The homepage of the author and illustrator Doris Haas-Schlegel provides information on her "Sandergemer Mundart" publications.

  Johann Peter Hebel
A number of poems, anecdotes and texts by the Alemannic dialect author Johann Peter Hebel (1760-1826) have been placed online by the Projekt Gutenberg.

  Wolfgang Heidenreich - Mein Alemannien
Wolfgang Heidenreich explains how Alemannic literature came to shape his understanding of the region.

Theater (Theatre)

  Alemannische Bühne Freiburg
The Alemannische Bühne in Freiburg was formed in 1950 and performs Alemmanic dialect theatre.

  Freiburger Mundartgruppe
The homepage of the Freiburg dialect stage performers who promise to offer a "Theater der guten Laune".

  Bühneli-Theater Lörrach
The Bühneli amateur theatre group in Lörrach has a team of about forty enthusiasts and stages performances all the year round.

Weiter!See also: Badisch

Weiter!See also: Elsass (Alsace)

Weiter!See also: Schweizerdeutsch

Weiter!See also: Allgäu

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