Definition of Germanhood in US English:

Germanhood

noun

  • The quality, state, or fact of being German; German culture.

Origin

Early 19th century; earliest use found in Thomas Carlyle (1795–1881), author, biographer, and historian. From German + -hood. Compare earlier Germanity and Germanism. Compare German † Deutschheit.

Pronunciation

Germanhood

/ˈdʒəːmənhʊd/