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Writer, musician and Low Saxon language activist
Low Saxon is spoken in the east of the Netherlands, Northern Germany, and the south of Denmark by some 6 million speakers.

A Low Saxon poster of a plane with a Low Saxon logo, telling the reader to think bigger in Low Saxon. (Source:

1. Nysassiske Skryvwyse

Dogs are man’s best friend. They have inspired many beautiful expressions in Low Saxon.

1. You can’t yawn against a horse
(Teagen en paerd kün y neet gapen)
Meaning: there’s no arguing with stupid/stubborn people

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