Where on earth do they speak Frisian, Northern?

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Language: Frisian, Northern
Number of speakers: 10000
Language code: frr
Alternate names: Frisian, Northern, Nordfriesisch
Where spoken: Germany

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  • Language classification: Indo-European, Germanic, West, Frisian
  • Dialects: Ferring, Fohr-Amrum, Helgoland, Mainland Frisian, Mooringa, Mooringer, Sölreng, Sylt
  • Also spoken in:
  • Region: Schleswig-Holstein, coastal between Eider river south and Wiedau river north; adjacent islands Föhr, Amrum, Sylt, Norstrand, Pellworm, the ten islands of Halligen group, and Helgoland.