Meaning of Reich in English:


Pronunciation /rʌɪk/ /rʌɪx/ /raɪç/

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proper noun

  • The former German state, most often used to refer to the Third Reich, the Nazi regime from 1933 to 1945. The First Reich was considered to be the Holy Roman Empire, 962–1806, and the Second Reich the German Empire, 1871–1918, but neither of these terms is part of normal historical terminology.


German, literally ‘empire’.