Associations to the word «Teutonic»

Wiktionary

TEUTONIC, adjective. Relating to the ancient Germanic people, the Teutons.
TEUTONIC, adjective. Having qualities that are regarded as typical of German people.
TEUTONIC, adjective. (obsolete) The Germanic branch of Indo-European family of languages
TEUTONIC KNIGHT, noun. Singular of Teutonic Knights
TEUTONIC KNIGHTS, proper noun. A German religious order founded in the late 12th century and known for conquering the Baltic Prussians and bringing Prussia under German control; the order exists today as a charitable organisation.

Dictionary definition

TEUTONIC, adjective. Of or pertaining to the ancient Teutons or their languages; "Teutonic peoples such as Germans and Scandinavians and British"; "Germanic mythology".

Wise words

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