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= Alemannic. historical.See also Alemannic
= Alemannic.See also Alemannic
Early 19th century; earliest use found in The Quarterly Review. From post-classical Latin Alemanni, Alamanni, plural noun + -ish, after German alemannisch, adjective and Alemannisch, noun, respectively.
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