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The German noun ''Volk'' () translates to , both uncountable in the sense of ''people'' as in a , and countable (plural ''Völker'') in the sense of ' as in an or (compare the term '). Within an English-language context, the German word is of interest primarily for its use in , as in ' ("national soul"), and in – notably the derived adjective ' ("national, ethnic"). Etymology The term ''Volk'' in the medieval period ( ''volc'') had the primary meaning of "large crowd, army", while the more general sense of "population" or "people" was expressed by ''diet'' (adjective ' "popular, of the people"). It was only in the early modern period that ''deutsch'' acquired the meaning of an ethnic self-designation. Beginning in 1512, the was named ''Imperium Romanum Sacrum Nationis Germanicæ'', rendered in German as ''Heiliges Römisches Reich Deutscher Nation'', suggesting that Latin ''germanicus'' "German, Germanic" was now expressed by the adjective ''deutsch''. ''Volk'' is t ...
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