proper noun (countable and uncountable; plural Germanies)
- (uncountable) Country in Central Europe. Official name: Federal Republic of Germany (Bundesrepublik Deutschland).
- (countable; hist. 1949-1990) Either of the German states, FRG and GDR. The two Germanies exchanged permanent representatives in 1974.
- (countable; hist. pre-1871) Any of the German states. Melton"s useful new book traces the explosion of public institutions in eighteenth-century England, France and the Germanies.
- Dutch: Duitsland
- French: Allemagne
- German: Deutschland
- Italian: Germania
- Spanish: Alemania
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