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Flags of Germany, Switzerland and Austria highlighting the comparison of High German vs. Swiss German vs. Austrian German

High German vs. Swiss German vs. Austrian German (and more)

While most German students learn ‘Hochdeutsch’ or High German, there exist many variations of the German language – including Swiss and Austrian German. Find out what High German is, how it differs from Swiss and Austrian German and what all of it means for you as a language learner.