North Germanic

noun

Definition of North Germanic

: a subdivision of the Germanic languages including Icelandic, Norwegian, Swedish, and Danish — see Indo-European Languages Table

First Known Use of North Germanic

1873, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of North Germanic was in 1873

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Dictionary Entries Near North Germanic

north geographical pole

North Germanic

Northglenn

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“North Germanic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/North%20Germanic. Accessed 25 Jun. 2022.

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