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

University of Portsmouth


  Sächsisch - Vogtländisch
A history of the Saxon dialect from Oliver Lohmann followed by a study of how the Sächsisch and Vogtländisch dialects have been used in the Freie Presse newspaper.

  Sächsisch - Deutsche Welle Dialektatlas  Includes sound files!
As part of its dialect atlas, the broadcaster Deutsche Welle has provided a series of articles on the dialects spoken in the Saxon dialect area.

  Alltagsdeutsch: Sächsisch - Deutsche Welle  Includes sound files!
Here you can listen to a programme broadcast by the German broadcaster Deutsche Welle on the Saxon dialect in July 2004 and also read the transcript of the programme.

An introduction to the Saxon language with an online Saxon dictionary.

  Säggssch - die Sprache der Sachsen
The website Die Sachsen kommen explains some of the features of the Saxon dialect and also supplies a vocabulary list.

  Typisch Sächsisch?
An introduction to Saxon dialect from Ute Korndörfer.

  Säggssch iss scheen
A guide to the Saxon dialect from Sven Engler with an online dictionary.

  Sächsisch für Anfänger und Fortgeschrittene
An A-Z online dictionary of Saxon words and phrases from Göran Nitsche.

  Vokabelhilfe: Säggsch - Hochdeutsch  Includes sound files!
An online dictionary of key terms and phrases from the Saxon dialect with sound files to help you pronounce them from the German broadcaster Deutsche Welle.

An online dictionary, some phrases and the opportunity to download Windows 98 in Saxon.

  Sächsisch - ein kleiner Lehrgang
Rita introduces you to the words and phrases used in the Saxon dialect.

  Hier kann man Sächsisch lernen
A brief selection of key words and phrases in the Saxon dialect.

  "Heißes Bemihen" - Sächsische Sprachkunst
Why Saxon is an unpopular dialect in Germany and why it shouldn't be!

  Sprache und Sprachsituation - die mitteldeutschen Mundarten und ihr Prestige
Where does Saxon fit into the local dialect landscape?

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

The homepage of the Lene Voigt Society contains a biography of the dialect authors and a number of texts.

  Sächsisch - Michael Treber
A list of some of the words spoken in Saxon dialect compiled by Michael Treber.

  Das Zeidner Dialekt
A guide to the words and phrases spoken in Zeiden.

The Google search engine speaks Saxon dialect! And you can click here to read the latest news headlines "translated" into Saxon dialect.

Weiter!See also: Erzgebirgisch

Weiter!See also: Vogtländisch

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