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Pronunciation of Germanic: Learn how to pronounce Germanic in English correctly

Learn how to say Germanic correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word Germanic:

1relating to or denoting the branch of the Indo-European language family that includes English, German, Dutch, Frisian, and the Scandinavian languages.
relating to or denoting the peoples of ancient northern and western Europe speaking Germanic languages.
2having characteristics of or attributed to Germans or Germany:
she had an almost Germanic regard for order
[mass noun]
the Germanic languages collectively. See also East Germanic, North Germanic, West Germanic.
the unrecorded ancient language from which the Germanic languages developed, thought to have been spoken on the shores of the Baltic Sea in the 3rd millennium bc. Also called Proto-Germanic.

mid 17th century: from Latin Germanicus, from Germanus (see German)