HyperDic: germanic_language

English > 1 sense of the expression Germanic language:
NOUNcommunicationGermanic language, Germanica branch of the Indo-European family of languages
English > Germanic language: 1 sense > noun 1, communication
MeaningA branch of the Indo-European family of languages; members that are spoken currently fall into two major groups: Scandinavian and West Germanic.
SynonymGermanic
NarrowerEast Germanic, East Germanic languageAn extinct branch of the Germanic languages
Old NorseThe extinct Germanic language of medieval Scandinavia and Iceland from about to 700 to 1350
Proto-NorseThe Germanic language of Scandinavia up until about 700
Scandinavian, Scandinavian language, Nordic, Norse, North Germanic, North Germanic languageThe northern family of Germanic languages that are spoken in Scandinavia and Iceland
West Germanic, West Germanic languageA branch of the Germanic languages
BroaderIndo-European, Indo-European language, Indo-HittiteThe family of languages that by 1000 BC were spoken throughout Europe and in parts of southwestern and southern Asia
Spanishgermánico, lengua germánica
Catalangermànic, llengua germànica

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