What does Germanic mean?

Definitions for Germanic
dʒərˈmæn ɪkGer·man·ic

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Germanic, Germanic language(adj)

    a branch of the Indo-European family of languages; members that are spoken currently fall into two major groups: Scandinavian and West Germanic

  2. Germanic(adj)

    of or relating to the language of Germans

    "the Germanic sound shifts"

  3. Teutonic, Germanic(adj)

    of or pertaining to the ancient Teutons or their languages

    "Teutonic peoples such as Germans and Scandinavians and British"; "Germanic mythology"

Wiktionary

  1. Germanic(Adjective)

    Having German characteristics

    Etymology: Germanicus.

  2. Germanic(Adjective)

    Relating to the Germanic peoples (such as Germans, Scandinavians or Anglo-Saxons)

    Etymology: Germanicus.

  3. Germanic(Adjective)

    Relating to the language or group of languages known as Germanic

    Etymology: Germanicus.

  4. Germanic(ProperNoun)

    The early, undocumented language from which other Germanic languages such as German, English, Dutch and Scandinavian languages developed.

    Etymology: Germanicus.

  5. Germanic(ProperNoun)

    The group of Indo-European languages that developed from Germanic.

    Etymology: Germanicus.

  6. germanic(Adjective)

    Of or containing germanium.

    Etymology: Germanicus.

  7. germanic(Adjective)

    Containing germanium with a valence of 4.

    Etymology: Germanicus.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Germanic(adj)

    pertaining to, or containing, germanium

    Etymology: [L. Germanicus: cf. F. germanique. See German, n.]

  2. Germanic(noun)

    of or pertaining to Germany; as, the Germanic confederacy

    Etymology: [L. Germanicus: cf. F. germanique. See German, n.]

  3. Germanic(noun)

    teutonic

    Etymology: [L. Germanicus: cf. F. germanique. See German, n.]

Anagrams for Germanic »

  1. creaming

  2. amercing

How to pronounce Germanic?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say Germanic in sign language?

  1. germanic

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Germanic in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Germanic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of Germanic in a Sentence

  1. Peter Barsoom:

    Cannabis has been used as an aphrodisiac in many cultures for centuries. In India, it was used as far back as the seventh century. Its use for sexual health was documented in Chinese texts, amongst Germanic tribes and by many African cultures.

  2. Benito Mussolini:

    But which race? Does there exist a German race? Has it ever existed? Will it ever exist? Reality, myth, or hoax of the theorists? Ah well, we respond, a Germanic race does not exist. Various movements. Curiosity. Stupor. We repeat. Does not exist. We don't say so. Scientists say so. Hitler says so.

  3. Oscar Nilsson:

    A number of Germanic tribes have variations of this hairstyle.

Images & Illustrations of Germanic

  1. GermanicGermanicGermanicGermanicGermanic

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