All Modern-Day Countries Ever Controlled by Germanic People
Germanic people have surely been a major player in world history. Visigoths, Vikings, the HRE, Swedish Empire, British Empire, and the Third Reich are some notable powers you've most likely heard of. But how about we combine all the territories they've ever held into an ultimate Germanic Union? Below is a map of modern-day countries that were fully or partially under their rule, can you name them all?
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For this quiz, the definition of Germanic people will be ethnic Germanics and Germanized minorities. Former countries that did not assimilate during their occupation of Germanic homeland (e.g. First French Empire) are not considered. Germanic people that occupied other regions and lost their distinct identities as time went on are also excluded (e.g. modern-day Americans)
Tributaries and regions under heavy influence are included
While this probably is not perfect, this map should be a rough representation of how far Germanic powers have reached