Meaning of GERMANIC in English

GERMANIC

adjective

COLLOCATIONS FROM CORPUS

■ NOUN

tribe

While the Germanic tribes were not always engaged in warfare, they were in a state of constant preparation for it.

Unlike many of the Germanic tribes from whom they exacted tribute, these Asiatics had no permanent homes and no kings.

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

An individual using and being buried with an artefact of, ultimately, Continental type was a person of Germanic origin.

Any work which demonstrated ancient Germanic culture was seized upon and given official patronage.

His accent, always strong, has grown much more Germanic with age.

Perchance my studies in Germanic Philology did much to make me aware of racial bonds that time and money have obscured.

While the Germanic tribes were not always engaged in warfare, they were in a state of constant preparation for it.

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