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

University of Portsmouth


  Dat Ostfälsche Plattduitsch
A guide to the grammar of Ostfälisch with text extracts and links compiled by Christian Reineke.

The Ostfalenpost is the newsletter of the Ostfälisches Institut in Helmstedt. Their homepage explains more about the dialect and the region.

  Ostfälisches Institut
News and information from the Ostfälisches Institut in Helmstedt.

  Ostfälisch - Wikipedia
An introduction to the Ostfälisch dialect and its subdivisions from the online encyclopaedia Wikipedia.

  Ostfalia Verlag
Based in Peine, the Ostfalia Verlag is a publishing house for Ostfälisches Platt and for regional literature in Lower Saxony and Saxony-Anhalt.

  Ostfälisches Platt
A brief overview of Ostfälisches Platt from the Ostfalia Verlag.

  Sprechlehre und Schreiblehre für ostfälisches Plattdeutsch
Information about a book by Rolf Ahlers on how Ostfalian Platt should be spoken and written.

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

  Ostfälisch - Literaturhinweise
A guide to secondary material on Ostfälisch dialects.

A brief overview in English of the Ostphalian variant of Low German.

  Plattdeutsche Bücher von Friedrich Wille
The homepage of the leading dialect author Friedrich Wille.

  Vaterunser auf Ostfälisch
The Lord's Prayer in Ostfälisch. Taken from De Plattduitsche Baibel.

  Braunschweiger Platt
An introduction to the dialect spoken in and around Braunschweig from the online encyclopaedia Wikipedia.

  Hannoversch - Steinfurt dialect  Includes sound files!
This text was translated into Hanover Low Saxon and narrated by Heinrich Becker. It can also be heard on an mp3 file.

  Runas Gebiuert - Möine Swester kummt uppe Welt
A short story in Hildesheimer Platt that also has a Standard German and an English version.

  Plattdeutscher Vorlesewettbewerb
Information about a competition organised by the Institute for Germanic Studies at the University of Magdeburg in which schoolchildren from Sachsen-Anhalt read Low German dialect textsnd explains what it contains.


  Niederdeutscher Bühnenbund Niedersachsen und Bremen
The Niederdeutscher Bühnenbund is an association comprising seventeen Lower German theatre companies in Lower Saxony and Bremen. All of these companies view the stage as a key means of promoting the usage of Low German in their region.

  Niederdeutsches Theater Braunschweig
This Low German theatre is the second oldest theatrical establishment Braunschweig (Brunswick) and stages three productions per year.

Weiter!See also: Niedersächsisch

Weiter!See also: Westfälisch

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