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Ger·man·ic

 (jər-măn′ĭk)
adj.
1.
a. Of, relating to, or characteristic of Germany or its people, language, or culture.
b. Of or relating to the Teutons.
2. Of or relating to the branch of the Indo-European language family that comprises North Germanic, West Germanic, and the extinct East Germanic.
3. Of or relating to a member of a Germanic-speaking people.
n.
The Germanic branch of Indo-European.

Germanic

(dʒɜːˈmænɪk)
n
1. (Languages) a branch of the Indo-European family of languages that includes English, Dutch, German, the Scandinavian languages, and Gothic. Abbreviation: Gmc See East Germanic, West Germanic, North Germanic
2. (Languages) the unrecorded language from which all of these languages developed; Proto-Germanic
3. (Historical Terms) the unrecorded language from which all of these languages developed; Proto-Germanic
adj
4. (Languages) of, denoting, or relating to this group of languages
5. (Historical Terms) of, denoting, or relating to this group of languages
6. (Placename) of, relating to, or characteristic of Germany, the German language, or any people that speaks a Germanic language
7. (Languages) of, relating to, or characteristic of Germany, the German language, or any people that speaks a Germanic language
8. (Peoples) of, relating to, or characteristic of Germany, the German language, or any people that speaks a Germanic language

germanic

(dʒɜːˈmænɪk)
adj
(Elements & Compounds) of or containing germanium in the tetravalent state

Ger•man•ic

(dʒərˈmæn ɪk)

n.
1. a family of languages, a branch of the Indo-European family, that includes English, Dutch, German, the Scandinavian languages, and Gothic. Abbr.: Gmc Compare East Germanic, North Germanic, West Germanic.
adj.
2. of or pertaining to Germanic or its speakers.
[1625–35; < Latin Germānicus. See German, -ic]
Ger•man′i•cal•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Germanic - a branch of the Indo-European family of languages; members that are spoken currently fall into two major groups: Scandinavian and West Germanic
Indo-European language, Indo-Hittite, Indo-European - the family of languages that by 1000 BC were spoken throughout Europe and in parts of southwestern and southern Asia
West Germanic, West Germanic language - a branch of the Germanic languages
Proto-Norse - the Germanic language of Scandinavia up until about 700
Old Norse - the extinct Germanic language of medieval Scandinavia and Iceland from about to 700 to 1350
Nordic, North Germanic, North Germanic language, Scandinavian language, Scandinavian, Norse - the northern family of Germanic languages that are spoken in Scandinavia and Iceland
East Germanic, East Germanic language - an extinct branch of the Germanic languages
Adj.1.Germanic - of or relating to the language of Germans; "the Germanic sound shifts"
2.Germanic - of or pertaining to the ancient Teutons or their languages; "Teutonic peoples such as Germans and Scandinavians and British"; "Germanic mythology"
Translations
germanskinjemački

Germanic

[dʒɜːˈmænɪk] ADJgermánico

Germanic

[dʒɜːrˈmænɪk] adj (= typically German) → allemand(e)
(= ancient German) → germaniqueGerman measles nrubéole fGerman shepherd nberger m allemandGerman speaker ngermanophone mfGerman-speaking [ˈdʒɜːrmənspiːkɪŋ] adjgermanophone

Germanic

adj
(= German in character) voice, accentdeutsch klingend; (= typically German) trait, style(typisch) deutsch
(Hist, Ling) language, people, tribe, societygermanisch

Germanic

[dʒɜːˈmænɪk] adjgermanico/a
References in classic literature ?
The first which presents itself is the Germanic body.
Meanwhile across the North Sea the three Germanic tribes which were destined to form the main element in the English race were multiplying and unconsciously preparing to swarm to their new home.
The Germanic Confederation pledged itself to 34,285 florins.
Little Teddy bore a charmed life, for nothing ever happened to him, and Jo never felt any anxiety when he was whisked up into a tree by one lad, galloped off on the back of another, or supplied with sour russets by his indulgent papa, who labored under the Germanic delusion that babies could digest anything, from pickled cabbage to buttons, nails, and their own small shoes.