Germanic language spoken 8C – 12C
Old Saxon, sometimes called Old Low German, was a Germanic language. It was spoken from the 8th to the 12th century. It was spoken in North Germany.
|Old Low German|
|Region||Northwest Germany, Northeast Netherlands, Southern Denmark (North Schleswig).|
|Era||8th–12th centuries; mostly developed into Middle Low German at the end of the 12th century|
|Younger Futhark, later Latin|
Area in which Old Saxon was spoken in yellow