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Germanophone

A person, company, or country for which German is the primary language. Because of the historical importance of German as an international language and of German-speaking countries as a world power, German is an important language in international commerce. German has official status in about 11 countries.
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Conversely, the very unification of Germanophones under the Greater Prussia was his non-intentional mis-chief, with the two subsequently emerging 'by-products'; modern Austria (German-speaking core assembled on the ruins of mighty multinational and multi-linguistic empire) and modern Turkey (Turkophone core on the ruins of mighty multiracial and multi-linguistic empire).
Quant a la Belgique, elle existe depuis 1830 et se compose de trois communautes linguistiques (francophone, neerlandophone, et germanophone) mais etant donne la faiblesse numerique de la communaute germanophone (70 000 personnes sur 10 millions), l'affrontement linguistique concerne essentiellement les francophones et les neerlandophones.
Les Conferences branches, par contre, regroupent toutes les Eglises appartenant a une ethnie ou a un groupe linguistique, telle que la Conference allemande ou la Conference francaise (Il est a noter ici que j'emploie des expressions habituelles et officielles au sein des APDC et non celles qui seraient peut-etre plus a jour et seulement descriptives comme << Conference germanophone >> ou << Conference francophone >>).
5) The goal of this analysis will be to argue that Ebner-Eschenbach, although a Germanophone author living in Austria, clearly presents a picture of Galicia's strengths and weaknesses as they appear in Polish literary tradition, despite her opposite ethnic identity and varying politics.
But the use of many Swiss-German dialects means that, even if French- and Italian-speaking Swiss managed to learn German in school, what they learn is all but useless in communication with Germanophone Swiss.
L'Estonie a reconnu en 1925 le droit de sa minorite germanophone a elire un conseil culturel charge de la gestion de ses institutions scolaires et culturelles.
Il y a Bruxelles, il y a la Communaute germanophone qui ne sont pas reductibles aux deux blocs.
On this reading, he queued up with other honored, self-infatuated visionaries in post-Kantian Germanophone culture: had their pioneer, Fichte, not proclaimed himself "the spirit of truth, the paraclete, the third figure in the Trinity"?
In the Germanophone world undoubtedly the two most important journals of ancient history are Klio and Historia.
Whereas Barth moves, as Hans Urs von Balthasar put it many years ago, from dialectic to analogy in a move reminiscent of other Germanophone writers in whom a parallel path of transformation is detectable, Ward seeks to identify the ontologized textuality of the later Barth with the anti-ontology of deconstruction.
Yet this more inclusive image of Austrian cultures now espoused within its North American professional organization is also fragile and in a real sense under threat by trends in US-Germanistik, which has become progressively more presentist over the last three decades and less interested in seeing germanophone cultures as pluricentric.
Swisseco est une organisation de plus de cent employes basee a Zurich, en Suisse germanophone.