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  • Frisian Confession (1528).
  • FRISIAN ISLANDS, a chain of islands, lying from 3 to 20 M.
  • They are divided into three groups: - (1) The West Frisian, (2) the East Frisian, and (3) the North Frisian.
  • The chain of the Frisian Islands marks the outer fringe of the former continental coast-line, and is separated from the mainland by shallows, known as Wadden or Watten, answering to the maria vadosa of the Romans.
  • Many of the Frisian legends and folk-songs deal with the submerged villages and hamlets, which lie buried beneath the treacherous waters of the Wadden.