Definition of Germanist in English:

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Germanist

Pronunciation: /ˈjərmənəst/

noun

An expert in or student of the language, literature, and civilization of Germany, or of Germanic languages.
Example sentences
  • There are also Germanists and theologians on the Bach Collegium team.
  • His analysis prompted many Germanists to rethink their conceptualization of violence and modernity as it related to the Eastern Front.
  • Two Germanists bring the somewhat obvious emotional intensity of this cry within lyric to theoretical articulation.

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Syllabification: Ger·man·ist

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