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18 terms
Holocaust Vocabulary
Holocaust
holocaust
synagogue
ghettos
The systematic persecution and murder of Jews by Nazis (the e…
Greek word meaning "sacrifice or destruction by fire" (mass g…
A Jewish temple of worship
Separate living communities for Jews
Holocaust
The systematic persecution and murder of Jews by Nazis (the e…
holocaust
Greek word meaning "sacrifice or destruction by fire" (mass g…
17 terms
Holocaust Vocabulary
Holocaust
genocide
dictatorship
ghetto
A methodical plan orchestrated by Hitler to ensure German sup…
Deliberate elimination of a group through mass murder.
A form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictat…
A segregated ethnic area within a city.
Holocaust
A methodical plan orchestrated by Hitler to ensure German sup…
genocide
Deliberate elimination of a group through mass murder.
20 terms
Holocaust Vocabulary
Holocaust
Anti-Semitism
concentration camp
Star of David
"Destruction by Fire" The mass killing of Jews by HItler and…
Prejudice against Jews
An imprisonment for all; "enemies" of the Nazis
two intertwined triangles; used as a symbol of Judaism.
Holocaust
"Destruction by Fire" The mass killing of Jews by HItler and…
Anti-Semitism
Prejudice against Jews
33 terms
Holocaust Vocabulary
Adolf Hitler
Anti-Semitism
aryans
Concentration Camp
Austrian born Dictator of Germany, implement Fascism and caus…
hatred and prejudice against Jewish people
Blond haired, blue eyed physical ideal of Nzi Germany; suppos…
Camps used by Nazis to imprison "undesirable" members of soci…
Adolf Hitler
Austrian born Dictator of Germany, implement Fascism and caus…
Anti-Semitism
hatred and prejudice against Jewish people
23 terms
Holocaust Vocabulary
Antisemitism
Judaism
Genocide
Tolerance
Prejudice or discrimination against Jews.
A religion developed among the ancient Hebrews and characteri…
Any acts committed with intent to destroy, in whole or in par…
A fair, objective, and permissive attitude toward opinions, b…
Antisemitism
Prejudice or discrimination against Jews.
Judaism
A religion developed among the ancient Hebrews and characteri…
10 terms
Holocaust Vocabulary
Holocaust
Allies
Concentration Camp
Belzec
Term first used in the late 1950s to describe the systematic…
The nations fighting Nazi Germany and Fascist Italy during Wo…
Camps in which Jews were imprisoned by the Nazis, located in…
Death camp located in southeastern Poland alongside a main ra…
Holocaust
Term first used in the late 1950s to describe the systematic…
Allies
The nations fighting Nazi Germany and Fascist Italy during Wo…
18 terms
Holocaust Vocabulary
Allies
Axis
Anti-Semitism
Blitzkrieg
The 49 nations that fought against the Axis powers (US, Great…
The nations that fought against the Allied powers (Nazi Germa…
Prejudice against Jews
Lightning war, used to describe the speed and efficiency of t…
Allies
The 49 nations that fought against the Axis powers (US, Great…
Axis
The nations that fought against the Allied powers (Nazi Germa…
18 terms
Holocaust Vocabulary
Anti-Semitism
apathy
Aryan race
concentration camp
prejudice against Jews
lack of interest in or concern for things that others find mo…
in Nazi use, people who had northern European racial ancestry…
work and death camps located in Germany and Poland to incarce…
Anti-Semitism
prejudice against Jews
apathy
lack of interest in or concern for things that others find mo…
15 terms
Holocaust Vocabulary
Holocaust
Intolerance
Concentration Camps
Prejudice
a period in time known as the systematic slaughter of Jews by…
inability or unwillingness to accept the existence or validit…
a prison camp in which large numbers of prisoners are confine…
being influenced by preconceived opinions, as opposed to opin…
Holocaust
a period in time known as the systematic slaughter of Jews by…
Intolerance
inability or unwillingness to accept the existence or validit…
10 terms
Holocaust Vocabulary
Genocide
Anti-seminitism
Holocaust
Propoganda
Organized killing of an entire people
Violence and hate against Jews
A mass slaughter of Jews and other civilians, carried out by…
Information, especially of a biased or misleading nature, use…
Genocide
Organized killing of an entire people
Anti-seminitism
Violence and hate against Jews
25 terms
Holocaust Vocabulary
Dr. Josef Mengele
Nuremberg
Schutzstaffel
Zyklon B
Nazi doctor known as the "Angel of Death"
city that held the criminal trials of Nazi commanders
shortened to SS, these were Hitler's body guards who eventual…
Cyanide based gas used in the gas chambers
Dr. Josef Mengele
Nazi doctor known as the "Angel of Death"
Nuremberg
city that held the criminal trials of Nazi commanders
20 terms
Holocaust Vocabulary
anti-Semitism
ghetto
death marches
Aryan Race
Hatred of Jewish people simply because they are Jewish
Run-down sections of cities that were walled off where Jews w…
Concentration camp inmates were forced to walk to camps insid…
The perfect & superior race; Germans were considered part of…
anti-Semitism
Hatred of Jewish people simply because they are Jewish
ghetto
Run-down sections of cities that were walled off where Jews w…
16 terms
Holocaust Vocabulary
The Holocaust
Genocide
Pogrom
Death Camp
Systematic Execution of 11 million people by the Third Reich…
The systematic attempt to wipe out an entire race
A violent raid on the Jewish community
A camp built to murder people
The Holocaust
Systematic Execution of 11 million people by the Third Reich…
Genocide
The systematic attempt to wipe out an entire race
20 terms
Holocaust Vocabulary
Holocaust
Righteous Among Nations
Alleviation
Resistance
A period in time known as the systematic slaughter of Jews by…
Official title awarded by Yad Vashem on behalf of the State o…
making something less severe, giving relief, non-violent diss…
1. Armed resistance: This includes violent, confrontational c…
Holocaust
A period in time known as the systematic slaughter of Jews by…
Righteous Among Nations
Official title awarded by Yad Vashem on behalf of the State o…
Holocaust Vocabulary
Holocaust
Anti-Semitism
concentration camp
Star of David
"Destruction by Fire" The mass killing of Jews by HItler and…
Prejudice against Jews
An place of imprisonment for all "enemies" of the Nazis
two intertwined triangles; used as a symbol of Judaism.
Holocaust
"Destruction by Fire" The mass killing of Jews by HItler and…
Anti-Semitism
Prejudice against Jews
12 terms
Holocaust Vocabulary
allies
bystander
crematorium
displacement
An alliance of nations joining together to fight a common enemy
one who present at an event but does nothing to help
a furnace where a corpse can be burned and reduced to ashes
the process of moving people from their homes in because of war
allies
An alliance of nations joining together to fight a common enemy
bystander
one who present at an event but does nothing to help
15 terms
Holocaust vocabulary
Ghetto
Kristallnacht
The Nurenburg Trials
Third Reich
The area where Jews were forced to live. It was surrounded by…
The Night of Broken Glass - a night in 1938 when the Nazis ki…
These trials charged Nazi leaders with war crimes.
The name for the Nazi regime from 1933-1945. Also the Nazi na…
Ghetto
The area where Jews were forced to live. It was surrounded by…
Kristallnacht
The Night of Broken Glass - a night in 1938 when the Nazis ki…
20 terms
Holocaust Vocabulary
annex
anti-semitism
atrocity
boycott
to add or attach
discrimination against Jews
shockingly cruel event, especially an illegal cruelty inflict…
refusal to deal with (stores or businesses) to express disapp…
annex
to add or attach
anti-semitism
discrimination against Jews
17 terms
Holocaust Vocabulary
anti-semitism
concentration camp
death camp
genocide
Hostility or prejudice against Jews
Prison camps used under the rule of Hitler in Nazi Germany. C…
In World War II, a German camp created solely for the purpose…
Systematic destruction of a political, religious, racial, or…
anti-semitism
Hostility or prejudice against Jews
concentration camp
Prison camps used under the rule of Hitler in Nazi Germany. C…
12 terms
Holocaust vocabulary
prejudice
Aryan
Gestapo
Final Solution
the feeling that people are inferior based on their race or p…
Germanic people called "the Master Race" who were considered…
German police who arrested anyone who was against Hitler
Hitler's plan to wipe out every Jew in Europe (like Genocide)
prejudice
the feeling that people are inferior based on their race or p…
Aryan
Germanic people called "the Master Race" who were considered…
22 terms
Holocaust Vocabulary
exclusion
expulsion
deportation
genocide
to prevent someone from doing something or being a part of a…
the act of forcing someone to leave a place: the act of expel…
to force (a person who is not a citizen) to leave a country
the deliberate killing of people who belong to a particular r…
exclusion
to prevent someone from doing something or being a part of a…
expulsion
the act of forcing someone to leave a place: the act of expel…
15 terms
Holocaust Vocabulary
Holocaust
Anti-Semitism
concentration camp
Star of David
"Destruction by Fire" The mass killing of Jews by HItler and…
Prejudice against Jews
An imprisonment for all; "enemies" of the Nazis
two intertwined triangles; used as a symbol of Judaism.
Holocaust
"Destruction by Fire" The mass killing of Jews by HItler and…
Anti-Semitism
Prejudice against Jews
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Holocaust Vocabulary
anti-Semitism
Aryan race myth
bystander
collaborator
Prejudice or discrimination against Jews - dislike, fear, and…
A person who has only German "blood". Jews were not pure Germ…
one who is at an event without participating in it
Cooperation between citizens of a country and people who are…
anti-Semitism
Prejudice or discrimination against Jews - dislike, fear, and…
Aryan race myth
A person who has only German "blood". Jews were not pure Germ…
12 terms
Holocaust vocabulary
prejudice
Aryan
Gestapo
Final Solution
the feeling that people are inferior based on their race or p…
Germanic people called "the Master Race" who were considered…
German police who arrested anyone who was against Hitler
Hitler's plan to wipe out every Jew in Europe (like Genocide)
prejudice
the feeling that people are inferior based on their race or p…
Aryan
Germanic people called "the Master Race" who were considered…
20 terms
Holocaust Vocabulary
anti-Semitism
Aryan
boycott
concentration camp
hostility to or prejudice against Jews.
according to the Nazi, this was the pure German race which wa…
A refusal to buy certain goods
a camp in which those who were critical or opposed to a rulin…
anti-Semitism
hostility to or prejudice against Jews.
Aryan
according to the Nazi, this was the pure German race which wa…
13 terms
Holocaust Vocabulary
regime
persecution
occupy
The Final Solution
a form of government that does not believe in government rules.
severely mistreating people
to take over
the name of the policy under which all of the Jews were killed.
regime
a form of government that does not believe in government rules.
persecution
severely mistreating people
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Holocaust Vocabulary
Euphemism
Final Solution
Kristallnacht
Nuremberg Laws
A polite or vague word or phrase used to replace another word…
Final solution of the Jewish question-murder of every single…
"Night of Broken Glass" -the night of November 9, 1938, on wh…
1935 laws defining the status of Jews and withdrawing citizen…
Euphemism
A polite or vague word or phrase used to replace another word…
Final Solution
Final solution of the Jewish question-murder of every single…
26 terms
Holocaust Vocabulary
Anti-Semitism
Aryan
Concentration Camp
Crematorium
Discrimination or persecution of Jews.
Racial term used by Nazis to describe the "race" they believe…
Place where political prisoners were kept.
Furnaces where bodies were burned
Anti-Semitism
Discrimination or persecution of Jews.
Aryan
Racial term used by Nazis to describe the "race" they believe…
18 terms
Holocaust vocabulary
Ghetto
racism
crematorium
deportation
the section of a city in which the Jews were forced to live
the practice of discrimination and persecution on the basis o…
furnaces where human bodies were burned
forced removal of Jews in Nazi-occupied lands to concentratio…
Ghetto
the section of a city in which the Jews were forced to live
racism
the practice of discrimination and persecution on the basis o…
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Holocaust Vocabulary
genocide
holocaust
crematorium
final solution
Deliberate extermination of a racial or cultural group
A methodical plan orchestrated by Hitler to ensure German sup…
A furnace where a corpse can be burned and reduced to ashes
Hitler's program of systematically killing the entire Jewish…
genocide
Deliberate extermination of a racial or cultural group
holocaust
A methodical plan orchestrated by Hitler to ensure German sup…
29 terms
Holocaust Vocabulary
anti-semitism
Allies
Aryan race
Auschwitz
prejudice/discrimination against Jews for reasons connected t…
countries that opposed the Axis powers. Big three: United Sta…
racial grouping commonly used to describe people of Indo-Euro…
network of concentration camps and extermination camps in Sou…
anti-semitism
prejudice/discrimination against Jews for reasons connected t…
Allies
countries that opposed the Axis powers. Big three: United Sta…
12 terms
Holocaust Vocabulary
Stereotype
Genocide
Discrimination
Anti-semitism
to believe unfairly that all people or things with a particul…
the deliberate killing of people who belong to a particular r…
the practice of unfairly treating people or a group of people…
hatred of Jewish people
Stereotype
to believe unfairly that all people or things with a particul…
Genocide
the deliberate killing of people who belong to a particular r…
10 terms
Holocaust Vocabulary
Anti-Semitism
Kristallnacht
Holocaust
Nazi
Hostility to or prejudice to Jews
Means "Night of Broken Glass"; a pogrom against Jews carried…
Mass murder of the Jews under the German Nazi regime from 194…
A member of the National Socialist German Workers' party and…
Anti-Semitism
Hostility to or prejudice to Jews
Kristallnacht
Means "Night of Broken Glass"; a pogrom against Jews carried…
15 terms
Holocaust Vocabulary
Propaganda
Nationalism
Anti-Semitism
Ideology
False or partly false information used by a government or pol…
A sense of national consciousness with primary emphasis on pr…
Prejudice or discrimination against Jews
A collection of doctrines or beliefs shared by members of a g…
Propaganda
False or partly false information used by a government or pol…
Nationalism
A sense of national consciousness with primary emphasis on pr…
19 terms
Holocaust Vocabulary
Holocaust
Jews
Nazi
Nuremberg Laws
The systematic torture and murder of approximately 6 million…
A person identifying themselves with the Jewish community or…
Name for the members of the National Socialist Democratic Wor…
Anti-Jewish laws enacted in 1935 included denial of citizensh…
Holocaust
The systematic torture and murder of approximately 6 million…
Jews
A person identifying themselves with the Jewish community or…
20 terms
Holocaust Vocabulary
Holocaust
Juden (Jude)
Aryan
Concentration Camp
Term used to refer to the systematic murder of 6 million Jews…
German for "Jews"
Racial term used by Nazis to describe a "race" they believed…
Place where political prisoners were kept.
Holocaust
Term used to refer to the systematic murder of 6 million Jews…
Juden (Jude)
German for "Jews"
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Holocaust Vocabulary Terms
concentration camp
Death camp
Gestapo
Nazi
prison where enemies of the Germans were gathered
camps built for the purpose of mass murder
The contraction of the German words for secret police
abbreviation for "National Socialist German Worker's Party"
concentration camp
prison where enemies of the Germans were gathered
Death camp
camps built for the purpose of mass murder
10 terms
Holocaust Vocabulary 1
Holocaust
genocide
persecution
massacre
Destruction by fire; A great or complete destruction of life
Deliberate killing or destruction of a group of people
Abuse or unfair treatment of others because of who they are o…
Cruel killing of a large number of people
Holocaust
Destruction by fire; A great or complete destruction of life
genocide
Deliberate killing or destruction of a group of people
10 terms
The Holocaust Vocabulary
massacre
liberate
somber
efficient
brutal murder of a great number of people
to set free
gloomy, dark
to get a job done well and fast with little to no waste
massacre
brutal murder of a great number of people
liberate
to set free
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Holocaust Vocabulary
Anti-Semitism
concentation camp
crematorium
Gestapo
prejudice against the Jewish people
work camp and death camp located in Germany and Poland to inc…
a furnace used in the death camps to cremate the body of vict…
the Nazi secret state police
Anti-Semitism
prejudice against the Jewish people
concentation camp
work camp and death camp located in Germany and Poland to inc…
20 terms
Holocaust Vocabulary
dem
crac
dom
ex
people
rule, power
rule, power
from, out
dem
people
crac
rule, power
10 terms
Holocaust Vocabulary
Nuremberg Laws
Reich
Star of David
Ominous
Placed severe restrictions of Jews, prohibited from marrying…
Popularly elected parliament in Germany. Very little power.
A six-pointed star, a symbol of Judaism.
Giving the impression that something bad or unpleasant is goi…
Nuremberg Laws
Placed severe restrictions of Jews, prohibited from marrying…
Reich
Popularly elected parliament in Germany. Very little power.
12 terms
Holocaust Vocabulary
Anne Frank
Holocaust
Adolf Hitler
Star of David
Famous 13-year-old jewish girl who wrote a diary about the ho…
Nazi program created by Hitler during WW2 to exterminate Euro…
German Nazi director during WW2; responsible for the Holocaus…
Six-pointed star associated with the Jewish faith-symbols all…
Anne Frank
Famous 13-year-old jewish girl who wrote a diary about the ho…
Holocaust
Nazi program created by Hitler during WW2 to exterminate Euro…
20 terms
Holocaust Vocabulary
Allies
Antisemitism
Apathy
Aryan Race
the countries fighting Nazi Germany during WWII
dislike or hostility towards Jews
lack of concern
racists, didn't like blue eyed blondes
Allies
the countries fighting Nazi Germany during WWII
Antisemitism
dislike or hostility towards Jews
12 terms
Holocaust Vocabulary
devastating
scapegoat
anti-Semitism
consorting
doing a lot of damage
a person who takes the blame for something
hatred of Jewish people
to associate with someone who is undesirable
devastating
doing a lot of damage
scapegoat
a person who takes the blame for something
16 terms
holocaust vocabulary
Anti-Semitism
concentration camp
genocide
death camp
discrimination or hostility towards a person of Jewish faith
guarded compound for the detention or imprisonment of members…
deliberate and systematic elimination of a group of people
camp where people are sent to be terminated
Anti-Semitism
discrimination or hostility towards a person of Jewish faith
concentration camp
guarded compound for the detention or imprisonment of members…
15 terms
Holocaust Vocabulary
Holocaust
Intolerance
Concentration Camps
Prejudice
a period in time known as the systematic slaughter of Jews by…
inability or unwillingness to accept the existence or validit…
a prison camp in which large numbers of prisoners are confine…
being influenced by preconceived opinions, as opposed to opin…
Holocaust
a period in time known as the systematic slaughter of Jews by…
Intolerance
inability or unwillingness to accept the existence or validit…
12 terms
Holocaust Vocabulary
anguished
atrocious
concentration camps
generation
filled with grief or pain
extremely bad, evil, or cruel
camps where people are held against their will, usually in ha…
all the people who are born or live at the same time
anguished
filled with grief or pain
atrocious
extremely bad, evil, or cruel
30 terms
Holocaust Vocabulary
Genocide
Holocaust
Crematorium
Oppression
Deliberate extermination of a racial or cultural group.
A methodical plan orchestrated by Hitler to ensure German sup…
A furnace where a corpse can be burned and reduced to ashes.
Prolonged cruel or unjust treatment or control.
Genocide
Deliberate extermination of a racial or cultural group.
Holocaust
A methodical plan orchestrated by Hitler to ensure German sup…
10 terms
Holocaust Vocabulary
Anti-semitism
Concentration camp
Genocide
Ghetto
Hostility toward discrimination against Jews as a religious,…
A type of prison where large numbers of people who are not so…
The deliberate killing of people who belong to a particular r…
A part of a city in which members of a particular group or ra…
Anti-semitism
Hostility toward discrimination against Jews as a religious,…
Concentration camp
A type of prison where large numbers of people who are not so…
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