Second Reich

the German Empire 1871-1919. Cf. Reich.

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  • Second Reich — noun The German Empire from its consolidation in 1871 until the abdication of Kaiser Wilhelm II in 1918. See Also: First Reich, Third Reich, Fourth Reich …   Wiktionary

  • Second Reich — noun the Reich when Hohenzollern monarchs ruled Germany (from 1871 to 1919) • Syn: ↑Hohenzollern empire • Hypernyms: ↑Reich …   Useful english dictionary

  • Second Reich — German Republic (1919–1933) …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

  • Second Reich — name of the German empire which turned to be the German republic from the years 1871 to 1933 …   English contemporary dictionary

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  • Warlord of the Second Reich — Kaiser Wilhem II …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

  • Reich (disambiguation) — Reich is the German word for realm or empire but may also refer to: * First Reich , the Holy Roman Empire * Second Reich , the German Empire * Third Reich , Nazi Germany ** Das Reich (newspaper), a Nazi newspaper * Fourth Reich , a neo Nazi term… …   Wikipedia

  • Reich —    Reich refers to three former German states: The First Reich, the Holy Roman Empire (962–1806); the Second Reich, which followed the unification of Germany (1871–1918); and the Third Reich, the Nazi regime (1933–1945), which saw itself as the… …   Historical dictionary of the Holocaust

  • Reich — [rīk; ] Ger [ rīH] n. [Ger < OHG rihhi, akin to OE rice, Goth reiki < IE base * reĝ , to put in order, straight > RIGHT] 1. the Holy Roman Empire, regarded as the first German empire (First Reich) 2. Germany or the German government;… …   English World dictionary

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