Definition of german. Meaning of german. Synonyms of german
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Definition of german
GermanGerman Ger"man, a. [L. Germanus. See German, n.]
Of or pertaining to Germany.
German Baptists. See Dunker.
German bit, a wood-boring tool, having a long elliptical
pod and a scew point.
German carp (Zo["o]l.), the crucian carp.
German millet (Bot.), a kind of millet (Setaria Italica,
var.), whose seed is sometimes used for food.
German paste, a prepared food for caged birds.
German process (Metal.), the process of reducing copper ore
in a blast furnace, after roasting, if necessary.
German sarsaparilla, a substitute for sarsaparilla extract.
German sausage, a polony, or gut stuffed with meat partly
German silver (Chem.), a silver-white alloy, hard and
tough, but malleable and ductile, and quite permanent in
the air. It contains nickel, copper, and zinc in varying
proportions, and was originally made from old copper slag
at Henneberg. A small amount of iron is sometimes added to
make it whiter and harder. It is essentially identical
with the Chinese alloy packfong. It was formerly much
used for tableware, knife handles, frames, cases, bearings
of machinery, etc., but is now largely superseded by other
German steel (Metal.), a metal made from bog iron ore in a
forge, with charcoal for fuel.
German text (Typog.), a character resembling modern German
type, used in English printing for ornamental headings,
etc., as in the words,
Note: This line is German Text.
German tinder. See Amadou. GermanGerman Ger"man, a. [OE. german, germain, F. germain, fr. L.
germanus full, own (said of brothers and sisters who have the
same parents); akin to germen germ. Cf. Germ, Germane.]
Nearly related; closely akin.
Wert thou a leopard, thou wert german to the lion.
Brother german. See Brother german.
Cousins german. See the Note under Cousin.
Meaning of german from wikipedia
- old high german
(ohg, german: deu , althochdeutsch, german
abbr. ahd.) is the earliest stage
of the german language
- german(s) may refer
to: something deriving
from or relating
the german language
and nearby countries
- germán (xerˈman - 'g' pronounced
as 'h') is a male given
name in spanish speaking
countries. it is a cognate
to french germain
, and is a
in the 10th century, german territories formed
part of the holy roman empire during
the 16th century, northern german
- german. (de , deutsch
ˈdɔʏtʃ , de-deutsch. ogg. is a west germanic language related
to and classified alongside english
(deutsche) are the citizens
or native-born people
; or people
to the ethnic
and ethnolinguistic group
- the non-german germanic languages language group
(0.5%) like danish
in the north
- german americans
(deutschamerikaner) are citizens
of the united states
who were either
born in germany
or are of german
- 1945, when its government
by adolf hitler
and his national socialist german
, commonly known
as the nazi party.
- ethnic germans
they are subdivided culturally
into low german
and high german
categories, also the 'north' and 'south' germans