Armee

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See also: armee and armée

German[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French armée.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /aʁˈmeː/ (standard)
  • IPA(key): /aˈmeː/ (common; chiefly northern and central Germany)
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  • Rhymes: -eː

Noun[edit]

Armee f (genitive Armee, plural Armeen)

  1. Army (large tactical contingent consisting of several divisions)
    der Untergang der 6. Armee in Stalingrad
    the downfall of the 6th Army in Stalingrad
  2. military; a country’s armed forces as a whole; particularly of countries where a cognate term is commonly used in this sense, e.g. France
  3. (chiefly archaic) army; ground forces; now only of countries where a cognate term is commonly used in this sense, e.g. the U.S.

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