German language

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Noun1.German language - the standard German languageGerman language - the standard German language; developed historically from West Germanic
Frau - a German courtesy title or form of address for an adult woman
Fraulein - a German courtesy title or form of address for an unmarried woman
Herr - a German courtesy title or form of address for a man
West Germanic, West Germanic language - a branch of the Germanic languages
Old High German - High German prior to 1200
Middle High German - High German from 1100 to 1500
Yiddish - a dialect of High German including some Hebrew and other words; spoken in Europe as a vernacular by many Jews; written in the Hebrew script
Pennsylvania Dutch - a dialect of High German spoken in parts of Pennsylvania and Maryland
Deutschland, FRG, Germany, Federal Republic of Germany - a republic in central Europe; split into East Germany and West Germany after World War II and reunited in 1990
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The play was successfully staged at many German-language theaters.
It is one of the most prestigious prizes for German-language literature.The German Academy for Language and Literature announced Tuesday that Hungarian-born author Terezia Mora had won the 2018 Georg BE-chner prize, which is considered to be the most important prize in the German literary world.
The German film with English subtitles will portray the correspondence between two key German-language poets as read by two actors in an exploration of a doomed romance in the wake of WWII.
While the Zurich Film Festival will again celebrate international film, with high-profile screeners like Oliver Stone's "Savages" and Richard Gere and Susan Sarandon starrer "Arbitrage," it is also sharpening its focus on German-language cinema with a new mini-market presenting productions from Germany, Austria and Switzerland.
There now seems to be the danger that, with the soon to be expected publication of the new release of (the hymnal) 'Gotteslob" some parts of the German-language area will keep the translation "for all" even though the German Bishops' Conference had agreed to use "for many" as was desired by the Holy See."
E-books and research technology provider ebrary announced on Monday the availability of approximately 6,000 German-language titles for purchase in all subject areas.
German-language crime writing, however, is vigorous and various, with leavening from the different outlooks of Germany's internal regions; Austria, Switzerland, Luxembourg, and Liechtenstein; the minority German areas of Belgium (which has a German-speaking parliament in one region), Poland, Denmark, Italy; and several enclaves in other nations.
The audio message, posted on Friday, was accompanied by around five minutes of video showing a still image of bin Laden, SITE said, noting that English- and German-language subtitled versions of the video were posted.
A PRICE fixing system for German-language books imported into Austria has been declared illegal by the European Court of Justice (ECJ) today (April 30).
and Canada, retail sales of licensed merchandise in Western Europe totaled $24 billion in 2007, led by revenues in the UK and Ireland (23% of the total), France (21%), German-language countries (17%) and Italy (15%).

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