Jugendstil

Jugendstil

[yoo-guhnt-shteel]
noun (sometimes lowercase)
art nouveau as practiced in German-speaking countries.

Origin:
1925–30; < German, equivalent to Jugend youth + Stil style

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Jugendstil (ˈjuːɡəntʃtiːl)
 
n
another name for Art Nouveau
 
[from Jugend literally: youth, name of illustrated periodical that first appeared in 1896, + Stilstyle]

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Jugendstil
Ger. equivalent of art nouveau, from "Jugend," lit. "youth," name of a Ger. magazine begun in 1896 + stil "style."
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