realpolitik etymology

French word realpolitik comes from German real, German Politik (Politics.)

Detailed word origin of realpolitik

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
real German (deu) (economics) real (not nominal), measured in purchasing power. Pertaining to reality; real, realistic. That has physical existence; real.
Politik German (deu) Politics.
Realpolitik German (deu) (politics) realpolitik (pragmatic international government policy).
realpolitik French (fra)

Words with the same origin as realpolitik

Descendants of real
réal-politique réalpolitik