German, related to and classified with both English and Dutch, is spoken by approximately 90+ million people worldwide. Most German vocabulary is from the Germanic Branch of the Indo-European language family, as well as some words from both Latin and Greek. The sounds and syllables of the German dialect can be overpowering, but can also be very beautiful and strong. Choosing a German name for your baby can lend an East European flavor and depth of meaning to the name. Baby Name Network is a great resource to start your search for the perfect German baby name and name meanings.