a branch of the Indo-European family of languages; members that are spoken currently fall into two major groups: Scandinavian and West Germanic
of or relating to the language of Germans;
"the Germanic sound shifts"
of or pertaining to the ancient Teutons or their languages;
"Teutonic peoples such as Germans and Scandinavians and British"
- Elements of Santa Claus folklore are also derived from Germanic traditions.
- English is a West Germanic dialect.
- The Teutonic languages derive from Primitive Germanic.
- Indo-Germanic 印度日耳曼语系...
Germanic thoroughness characterized..the bibliographical rigor.出自： J. Updike
- Teutonic 条顿人