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Branch of the Indo-European languages from Northern Europe, including English, German, Dutch, and the Scandinavian languages

Germanic (ISO 639-5: gem) is a branch of the Indo-European languages from Northern Europe, including English, German, Dutch, and the Scandinavian languages.

Sub-branches include West Germanic (including English, German, Dutch), North Germanic (the Scandinavian languages), and the extinct East Germanic (Gothic).

The proto-language is .