Herrenvolk

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William Hupy
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Herrenvolk

Postby William Hupy » Mon Apr 01, 2019 10:06 am

I noticed this word in an article of the Atlantic. The two parts, herren and volk, mean, respectively, men’s and people. Somehow when slammed together, they mean master race. This, of course, is from the Nazi era of Germany.
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