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Encyclopedia > German (disambiguation)

German can refer to anything related to Germany and its people, especially

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German (called Deutsch in German; in German the term germanisch is equivalent to English Germanic), is a member of the western group of Germanic languages and is one of the worlds major languages. ... It has been suggested that Ethnic Germans be merged into this article or section. ... German citizenship is based primarily on the principle of Jus sanguinis. ... Germanys population pyramid. ... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged into Germans. ... German culture (German: Deutsche Kultur) is a term that refers to the heritage and weltanschauung of the people from the German-speaking world, or Deutschsprechende Welt. ... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged into Offensive terms per nationality. ...

Individuals

German is a common given name in Russia and Spanish-speaking countries, the equivalent of the Dutch/English given name Herman: Anna German (February 14, 1936 - August 26, 1982) - was a popular Polish and Russian singer. ... Sir Edward German (17 February 1862 - 11 November 1936) was a musician and composer. ... Lindsey German Lindsey German is a British Trotskyist politician and member of the Central Committee of the Socialist Workers Party. ... Michael German (born 1945) is leader of the Welsh Liberal Democrats, and Member of the Welsh Assembly for South Wales East Region. ... Herman is a Dutch and English given name. ...

  • German Kim, a Kazakhstani professor
  • Germán Valdés, a Mexican comedian

German Nikolaevich Kim (Russian: Герман Николаевич Ким) is Head of the Department of Korean Studies at Al-Farabi University, Kazakhstan and one of the leading internationally-recognised scholars of the Koryo-saram. ... Germán Valdés (September 19, 1915 - June 29, 1973), better known as Tin-Tan, was a Mexican actor, singer and comedian. ...

Places

German is a town located in Chenango County, New York. ... German Flatts is a town located in Herkimer County, New York. ... German Township is a township located in Fayette County, Pennsylvania. ... A parish is a type of administrative subdivision. ... A village is a human residential settlement commonly found in rural areas. ... Rankovce (Macedonian:Ранковце) is a municipality in northweastern Macedonia. ... Position of Sofia in Bulgaria Coordinates: Country Bulgaria Province Sofia-City Mayor Boyko Borisov Area    - City 1,310 km²  - Land (?) km²  - Water (?) km² Elevation 550 m Population    - City (15 September 2006) 1,246,791  - Density 907/km²  - Metro 1,377,761 Time zone EET (UTC+2) EEST (UTC+3) Website... Germantown is the name of some places in the United States of America: Germantown, Connecticut Germantown, Illinois Germantown, Indiana (two places) in Rush County in Shelby County Germantown, Iowa Germantown, Kentucky Germantown, Maryland (four places) in Anne Arundel County in Baltimore County in Montgomery County in Worcester County Germantown, New...

Terminology

Archaic

See also: Various terms used for Germans

Compare: It has been suggested that this article or section be merged into Offensive terms per nationality. ... Look up Synonym in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... Thor, Germanic thunder god. ... The English language is a West Germanic language that originates in England. ... Look up translate in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... A homonym is one of a group of two or more words that have the same phonetic form (i. ...

Latin German English
Germani Germanen Germans (Germanic peoples)
Celtae Kelten Celts
Theodisci Deutsche Germans

Other Latin is an ancient Indo-European language originally spoken in Latium, the region immediately surrounding Rome. ... The English language is a West Germanic language that originates in England. ... Thor, Germanic thunder god. ...

  • Nazi German, relating to Nazi Germany (Germany under national socialist dictatorship, 1933 - 1945)

Nazi Germany, or the Third Reich, commonly refers to Germany in the years 1933–1945, when it was under the firm control of the totalitarian and fascist ideology of the Nazi Party, with the Führer Adolf Hitler as dictator. ...

See also

A number of things have been named Germania: Germania was, in the Roman era, a geographical area of Europe, beyond the Rhine and Danube, which was inhabited by different tribes, most of which probably spoke Proto-Germanic languages. ... General Name, Symbol, Number germanium, Ge, 32 Chemical series metalloids Group, Period, Block 14, 4, p Appearance grayish white Atomic mass 72. ... Germanus is the Latin term referring to the Germanic peoples. ... Herman is a Dutch and English given name. ... Hermann is a German given name (meaning army man or warrior), and might refer to: Persons: Hermann der Cherusker, victor of the Battle of the Teutoburg Forest; see Arminius Hermann Huppen, a Belgian comic book artist Johann Wilhelm Herrmann, a German theologian Hermann Ebbinghaus (1850–1909) Other use: Hermann, a... Look up Gothic in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ...

External Links

  • German Language Association (Greece)

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