Gottscheer

Facts

  • Language: Gottscheer
  • Alternate names:
  • Language code:
  • Language family: Indo-European, Germanic, West, High German, German, Upper German, Bavarian-Austrian
  • Number of speakers: 400
  • Script:

Introduction

Gottschee German was spoken in modern day Slovenia.

The German speaking population first colonized the area around 1330 and the area remained a German language island within the Slovene Lands until World War II.

The Gottscheer Verb

Sample verbs