The Fryske Akademy: the research centre of Fryslân

The Fryske Akademy is an enterprising institute carrying out scientific research in the fields of the Frisian language, culture, history and society.

On this website, you may read up on the objectives of the Fryske Akademy and you may view part of our books and publications. Moreover, you may use the website to ask the experts of our Language Desk for language advice.

Do you have any questions? Please feel free to contact us.

'r-atics 5

International linguistic workshop on aspects of rhotics, from 18-20 May 2016 in Leeuwarden (NL). More info

Frisians on social media

Read more about the research conducted by Lysbeth Jongbloed.

Frisian in Google Translate!

On 18 February 2016 the Frisian language was added to Google Translate. Thanks to numerous volunteers who have made this possible!

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