Countries & Languages in Dutch

Countries & Languages in Dutch 2017-03-20T16:58:31+00:00

When introducing yourself in Dutch, you might want to talk about where you’re from and which languages you speak. Most Dutch names of countries and languages are quite different from English, so make sure to memorize at least those that are most important to you.

This lesson is part of the chapter “Learning Dutch“.

Basic Words & Phrases: Countries & Languages

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America

EnglishDutchPronunciation
(Audio)
America
Amerika
American language
Amerikaanse taal
in American (English)
in het Amerikaans (Engels)
from America
uit Amerika
American (Person from America)
Amerikaan
American (Adjective relating to America, e.g. American food)
Amerikaans

Austria

EnglishDutchPronunciation
(Audio)
Austria
Oostenrijk
Austrian language
Oostenrijkse taal
in Austrian
in het Oostenrijks
from Austria
uit Oostenrijk
Austrian (Person from Austria)
Oostenrijker
Austrian (Adjective relating to Austria, e.g. Austrian food)
Oostenrijks

England

EnglishDutchPronunciation
(Audio)
England
Engeland
English language
Engelse taal
in English
in het Engels
from England
uit Engeland
English (Person from England) / Englishman
Engelsman
English (Adjective relating to England, e.g. English food)
Engels

France

EnglishDutchPronunciation
(Audio)
France
Frankrijk
French language
Franse taal
in French
in het Frans
from France
uit Frankrijk
French (Person from France) / Frenchman
Fransman
French (Adjective relating to France, e.g. French food)
Frans

Germany

EnglishDutchPronunciation
(Audio)
Germany
Duitsland
German language
Duitsetaal
in German
in het Duits
from Germany
uit Duitsland
German (Person from Germany)
Duitser
German (Adjective relating to Germany, e.g. German food)
Duits

Italy

EnglishDutchPronunciation
(Audio)
Italy
Italië
Italian language
Italiaanse taal
in Italian
in het Italiaans
from Italy
uit Italië
Italian (Person from Italy)
Italiaans
Italian (Adjective relating to Italy, e.g. Italian food)
Italiaan

Poland

EnglishDutchPronunciation
(Audio)
Poland
Polen
Polish language
Poolse taal
in Polish
in het Pools
from Poland
uit Polen
Polish (Person from Poland)
Pool
Polish (Adjective relating to Poland, e.g. Polish food)
Pools

Russia

EnglishDutchPronunciation
(Audio)
Russia
Rusland
Russian language
Russische taal
in Russian
in het Russisch
from Russia
uit Rusland
Russian (Person from Russia)
Rus
Russian (Adjective relating to Russia, e.g. Russian food)
Russisch

Spain

EnglishDutchPronunciation
(Audio)
Spain
Spanje
Spanish language
Spaanse taal
in Spanish
in het Spaans
from Spain
uit Spanje
Spanish (Person from Spain) / Spaniard
Spanjaard
Spanish (Adjective relating to Spain, e.g. Spanish food)
Spaans

Switzerland

EnglishDutchPronunciation
(Audio)
Switzerland
Zwitserland
Swiss language
Zwitserse taal
in Swiss
in het Zwitsers
from Switzerland
uit Zwitserland
Swiss (Person from Switzerland)
Zwitsers
Swiss (Adjective relating to Switzerland, e.g. Swiss food)
Zwitsers

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