Volksgruppe

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Etymology[edit]

From Volk +‎ -s- +‎ Gruppe.

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  • IPA(key): [ˈfɔlksˌɡʀʊpə]
  • Hyphenation: Volks‧grup‧pe

Noun[edit]

Volksgruppe f (genitive Volksgruppe, plural Volksgruppen)

  1. (politics, sociology) ethnic group, ethnical group
    Die Bosniaken sind die größte Volksgruppe in Bosnien und Herzegowina.
    The Bosniacs are the largest ethnic group in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

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