What does gau mean?

gau meaning in Etymology Dictionary

ancient German territorial and administrative unit, originally comprising a few villages, surviving positioned brands such as for instance Breisgau and Oberammergau; in addition in gauleiter (from leiter "leader"), name for the regional political frontrunners in Nazi system. Compare 1st element in yeoman.


gau - German to English

international Section [Nazi celebration]

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  • county [district]
  • area
  • [section of Nazi celebration for seamen]
  • nome

Sentence Examples with the word gau

The nucleus of the later county and duchy was the gau or district surrounding the town of Gelder or Gelre, lying between the Meuse and the Niers, and since 1715 included in Rhenish Prussia.

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