Germanophile

adjective
Ger·mano·phile | \(ˌ)jər-ˈma-nə-ˌfī(-ə)l \

Definition of Germanophile 

(Entry 1 of 2)

: approving or favoring the German people and their institutions and customs

Germanophile

noun

Definition of Germanophile (Entry 2 of 2)

: one that is Germanophile

First Known Use of Germanophile

Adjective

1898, in the meaning defined above

Noun

1911, in the meaning defined above

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