[ naht-siz-uh m, nat- ]
/ ˈnɑt sɪz əm, ˈnæt- /


the principles or methods of the Nazis.

Also Na·zi·ism [naht-see-iz-uh m, nat-] /ˈnɑt siˌɪz əm, ˈnæt-/.

Origin of Nazism

First recorded in 1930–35; Naz(i) + -ism Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Word Origin and History for nazism



also Naziism, 1934, from Nazi + -ism. Perhaps based on French Nazisme (1930).

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper

Culture definitions for nazism


[ (naht-siz-uhm, nat-siz-uhm) ]

The beliefs of the Nazis.

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