The term Germanic is used to label a sub-category belonging to the Indo-European language family. Its parent language branch is known as Proto-Germanic as which has been around since the Iron Age from around the 2nd century BC. German, English and Dutch all belong to the Germanic sub-category language. The earliest evidence of Germanic languages dates back to the 1st century and names recorded by early Roman historians and record keepers. The Germanic languages have a long legacy and have many unique baby names to draw from. Start at Baby Names Network to search for the perfect Germanic baby name and name meaning.