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meanings of german


  1. A member of the Germanic ethnic group which is the most populous ethnic group in Germany; a person of German descent.
  2. A size of type between American and Saxon, 1+^1⁄2-point type.
  3. A social party at which the german is danced.
  4. A native or inhabitant of Germany; a person of German citizenship or nationality.
  5. A German wine.
  6. A member of a Germanic tribe.
  7. An elaborate round dance, often with a waltz movement.
  8. A near relative.


  1. Of, in or relating to the German language.
  2. Being born to one's blood aunt or uncle, a first (cousin).
  3. Of or relating to the natives or inhabitants of Germany; to people of German descent.
  4. Having the same mother and father; a full (brother or sister).
  5. Closely related, akin. Wert thou a leopard, thou wert german to the lion.
  6. Of or relating to the nation of Germany.


  1. A surname​.
  2. An Indo-European (Indo-Germanic) language, primarily spoken in Germany, Austria, Liechtenstein, South Tyrol, Switzerland, Luxembourg, and a small part of Belgium.

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