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Depending on the context, the German word “Blitz” translates to “lightening” in the sense of something happening very fast. “Quick as lightening,” for example. Thus the German expression “Blitzkrieg” meaning “lightening fast war.”

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Charles McCain is a Washington DC based freelance journalist and novelist. He is the author of "An Honorable German," a World War Two naval epic. You can read more of his work on his website: http://charlesmccain.com/

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