Völkerwanderung

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German Völkerwanderung.

Noun[edit]

Völkerwanderung (plural Völkerwanderungen)

  1. Migration Period
    • 2011, Norman Davies, Vanished Kingdoms, Penguin 2012, p. 89:
      Viewed from the cliff top of ‘today’, the cliff foot becomes ‘yesterday’, the advancing lines of sea horses the centuries of history, and the far shore, barely visible, the Age of the Völkerwanderung.

German[edit]

German Wikipedia has an article on:

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Etymology[edit]

Volk (people) +‎ Wanderung (migration)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈfœlkɐˌvandəʁʊŋ/
  • Hyphenation: Völ‧ker‧wan‧de‧rung

Noun[edit]

Völkerwanderung f (genitive Völkerwanderung, plural Völkerwanderungen)

  1. (history) Völkerwanderung

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