Notwithstanding this complex administrative history, Limburg is somehow a linguistic reality through the Limburgish dialects of the Dutch language (named plat by locals).
- Sample :
- Brief anthropological analysis :
- Type 1 : Light, brachymorphic, developed browridges, high and straight forehead, broad cheekbones, very broad jaw, wide set eyes
- Type 2 : Light, leptomorphic, leptoprosopic, long nose, long and narrow jaw
This is the infamous "horsy" phenotype so sommon amongst Flemish people and illustrated by Belgian singer Jacques Brel (born in Brussels from West Flemish parents).
One can find noticeably darker variants which are not uncommon at all in the whole geographic Netherlands :
With more dinaromorphism, some individuals exhibit a British flavour :
- Final morphotypes :