Germania (disambiguation)



Germania Germania ( ; ), also called Magna Germania (English: ''Great Germania''), Germania Libera (English: ''Free Germania''), or Germanic Barbaricum to distinguish it from the Roman province of the same name, was a large historical region in nort ...
was the Roman term for the historical region in north-central Europe initially inhabited mainly by Germanic tribes. Germania may also refer to:

Arts and culture

* Germania (band), a project of the Slovenian group Laibach * ''Germania'' (book), a historical and ethnographic work by Tacitus. c. AD 98 * a book on German culture by Simon Winder * Germania (guild), artisan guilds in the Kingdom of Valencia in Spain * ''Germania'' (opera), a 1902 opera by Alberto Franchetti * Germania (personification), a figure representing the German Nation or the Germans as whole ** ''Germania'' (Philipp Veit), a painting created in 1834–1836 ** ''Germania'' (St. Paul's Church, Frankfurt am Main), a painting created in 1848 * Germania (stamp), a definitive stamp design from 1900 to 1922 in Germany * "Germania" (Beethoven), patriotic song by Ludwig van Beethoven * Germania (German-American culture), aspects of German American culture



Germania Superior Germania Superior ("Upper Germania") was an imperial province of the Roman Empire The Roman Empire ( la, Imperium Romanum ; grc-gre, Βασιλεία τῶν Ῥωμαίων, Basileía tôn Rhōmaíōn) was the post-Roman Republic, R ...
, a province of the Roman Empire in Europe *
Germania Inferior Germania Inferior ("Lower Germania") was a Roman province from AD 85 until the province was renamed Germania Secunda in the fourth century, on the west bank of the Rhine bordering the North Sea. The capital of the province was Colonia Agrippine ...
, a province of the Roman Empire in Europe * Germania in Dacia, a Roman town, current-day Sapareva Banya, Bulgaria * Germania in Numidia, an ancient city and Roman bishopric, in current-day Algeria


United States

* Germania, Michigan * Germania Township, Todd County, Minnesota * Germania, Missouri * Germania, New Jersey * Germania, Texas * Germania, Wisconsin * Germania, Iron County, Wisconsin * Germania, Marquette County, Wisconsin * Germania, Wyoming


Germania (city) Welthauptstadt Germania () or World Capital Germania was the projected renewal of the German capital Berlin during the Nazi Germany, Nazi period, part of Adolf Hitler's vision for the future of Nazi Germany after the planned victory in World ...
, the projected renewal of Berlin, Germany during the Nazi period * Germania, Ontario, Canada * Germania District, Siquirres Canton, Costa Rica * Germania Land, Greenland * Germania, Djursholm, Sweden


German football clubs

* BFC Germania 1888, from Berlin * Germania Bieber * Germania Bietigheim (disambiguation) * Germania Bochum, defunct * SC Germania 1899 Bremen, defunct * Germania Breslau, defunct * Germania Brötzingen * 1. FC Germania Egestorf/Langreder * VfL Germania 1894, from Frankfurt am Main * FC Germania Friedrichstal *
VfB Germania Halberstadt VfB Germania Halberstadt is a Football in Germany, German football club from Halberstadt in Saxony-Anhalt. History The club was founded on 26 October 1949 as ''Betriebssportgemeinschaft Reichsbahn Halberstadt'' before being renamed ''BSG Loko ...
* Germania Kattowitz, defunct * Mannheimer FG Germania 1897, defunct * FC Germania 1899 Mühlhausen, now SV 1899 Mühlhausen * 1. FC Germania 08 Ober-Roden * DFC Germania Prag, defunct * SV Germania Schöneiche * FC Germania 06 Schwanheim * Germania Teveren * SG Germania Wiesbaden * TSV Germania Windeck

Other uses in sports

* FC Germania Helsinki, a sports club in Finland * SC Germânia, now Esporte Clube Pinheiros, in São Paulo, Brazil * SC Germania List, a German rugby union club * Germania F.V., a defunct Mexican football club * Germania Königshütte, a former German football club, now Polish club AKS Chorzów


* ''Germania'' (ship), 1869–1891 * ''Germania'' (yacht), 1908–1930 * , a number of steamships with this name * , a German trawler in service 1934–39 and as the ''vorpostenboot'' V 403 ''Germania'' and V 410 ''Germania'' 1939–44 * Germania (airline), a defunct German airline * Germania Flug, now Chair Airlines, a Swiss airline

Other uses

* Germanía, the argot used by criminals or in jails in Spain during 15th and 16th centuries * Germania Flugzeugwerke, a German aircraft manufacturer during World War I ** Germania C.I ** Germania C.IV * Germanium dioxide or Germania, an inorganic compound * Friedrich Krupp Germaniawerft (or Germaniawerft, 'Germania shipyard'), a former German shipbuilding company * 5th SS Panzer Division "Wiking", originally SS-Division Germania * 241 Germania, a main-belt asteroid

See also

* Germania Building (disambiguation) *
Germanic (disambiguation) Germanic may refer to: * Germanic peoples, an ethno-linguistic group identified by their use of the Germanic languages ** List of ancient Germanic peoples and tribes * Germanic languages :* Proto-Germanic language, a reconstructed proto-language o ...
Germany (disambiguation) Germany (officially the Federal Republic of Germany) is a European country. Germany may also refer to: Other political entities * Historical entities: ** Kingdom of Germany (medieval) ** Holy Roman Empire (800/962–1806) ** Confederation of th ...
* Germanicopolis (disambiguation) * Germanicia, now Kahramanmaraş in Turkey * Germaniciana, now in Tunisia *
Germanium Germanium is a chemical element with the Symbol (chemistry), symbol Ge and atomic number 32. It is lustrous, hard-brittle, grayish-white and similar in appearance to silicon. It is a metalloid in the carbon group that is chemically similar to it ...
, a chemical element {{Disambiguation, geo