herrenvolk

noun, often capitalized
her·​ren·​volk | \ ˈher-ən-ˌfōk How to pronounce herrenvolk (audio) , -ˌfȯlk\

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That Sessions brings herrenvolk ideology to American politics is even more apparent from his history beyond the Senate. Jamelle Bouie, Slate Magazine, "Government by White Nationalism Is Upon Us," 6 Feb. 2017

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First Known Use of herrenvolk

1940, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for herrenvolk

German

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