1Saints.‘the Church of SS Peter and Paul’
4Steamship.‘the SS Canberra’
5(in prescriptions) in the strict sense.
The Nazi special police force. Founded in 1925 by Hitler as a personal bodyguard, the SS provided security forces (including the Gestapo) and administered the concentration camps.
Abbreviation of German Schutzstaffel ‘defense squadron’.
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.