Definition of East Germany in English:

East Germany

Syllabification: East Ger·many
  • The former independent nation created in 1949 from the area of Germany occupied by the former Soviet Union after World War II. It was reunited with West Germany after the fall of its communist government in 1990. Official name German Democratic Republic; German name Deutsche Demokratische Republik.

More definitions of East Germany

Definition of East Germany in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day maelstrom
Pronunciation: ˈmeɪlstrəm
a powerful whirlpool in the sea