Definitions for east germany

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word east germany

Princeton's WordNet

  1. East Germany, German Democratic Republic(noun)

    a republic in north central Europe on the Baltic; established by the Soviet Union in 1954; reunified with West Germany in 1990


  1. East Germany(ProperNoun)

    A former country of Europe between 1949 and 1990, officially called the German Democratic Republic (GDR), capital East Berlin.

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Angela Merkel:

    There was the Wall just behind the Reichstag, i lived in East Germany.

  2. Guenther Schabowski:

    Therefore... um... we have decided today... um... to implement a regulation that allows every citizen of the German Democratic Republic... um... to... um... leave East Germany through any of the border crossings.

Images & Illustrations of east germany


Find a translation for the east germany definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these east germany definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"east germany." STANDS4 LLC, 2016. Web. 13 Feb. 2016. < germany>.

Are we missing a good definition for east germany? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for east germany:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.