Synonyms for Germane:


appropriate (adjective)
connected, suitable, akin, related, apposite, fitting, apropos, relevant, to the point, applicable, apt, pertinent, kindred, material.
relational (adjective)
supplemental, pertinent, correlative, blood, related, akin, auxiliary, relevant, concomitant, analogous, kindred, attendant, coincident, dependent, consanguine, affiliated, adjunct, associated, ancillary, connected.
relevant (adjective)
apt, logical, to the point, apropos, pointed, pertinent, appropriate, fitting, apposite, relevant, suitable, applicable.
suitable (adjective)
apt, appropriate.


salient, fit, live. material. apropos (noun)
study at relevant.
germane (noun)
relevant, related.

Other synonyms:

salient. live. fit. Other relevant words:
salient, applicable, material, live, fit.

Usage examples for germane

  1. He was to maintain all his forces in perfect readiness, on pretext of the threatening aspect of French matters and, so soon as the Swiss and Germane were dispersed, he was to proceed to business without delay. – History of the United Netherlands, 1586-89, Vol. II. Complete by John Lothrop Motley Last Updated: February 7, 2009