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North Germanic

noun
1.
the subbranch of Germanic that includes the languages of Scandinavia and Iceland.
Also called Scandinavian.
Origin
1925-1930
1925-30
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British Dictionary definitions for North Germanic

North Germanic

noun
1.
a subbranch of the Germanic languages that consists of Danish, Norwegian, Swedish, Icelandic, and their associated dialects See also Old Norse
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