The word Blitz is the German word meaning lighting. The correct term for what many call the blitz is the Blitzkrieg, which means lighting war. The Blitzkreig is the war stratagy used by the Germans to invade enemy countries during World War 2
In World War Two - Blitz was a word the English press used to use based on the German war stategy at the time: Blitzkreig. Blitzkreig was German for lightning war and Blitz was German for lightning.
The Germans did a blitz on Great Britain during World War 2.
There wasn't a Blitz in world war 1!
Blitz is the German word for lightning. Made famous during World War 2 by Adolph Hitler. He coined the phrase Blitz Kreig, which means Lightning War.
The name blitz came from the word blitzkrieg which was the German way of saying lighting war. So the word blitz comes from lighting war.
The Blitz refers to German bombing raids on cities during WW2
The word Blitz comes from the German word blitzkrieg, or "lightning war".
Blitz is an abbreviation for Blitzkrieg witch translates (from German to English) to lighting war
'Blitz' is shortened from the German word 'Blitzkrieg' which means 'Lightning War'.
Blitz is the German word for Lightning: Blitzkrieg being Lightning War.
the effects of the blitz was people turning into cannibals
The Blitz or the London Blitz.
That depends, if by 'the blitz' you mean the Blitzkrieg tactics, France may have been subject to that before its eventual conquer by Nazi forces.
Every British city was bombed during World War II, but the 'blitz' usually refers to the bombing of London.
The Blitz ended May 10th in 1941.
The Blitz took place in 1940 to 1941 in England.The Blitz is short for German word 'Blitzkrieg' which means 'lightning war'hope this helps
blitzkrieg German for "lightening war"
Its German Word and means Lightning (Blitz) War (Krieg)
The blitz took place during World War 2. Therefore St Stephen's school was bombed during both.
The blitz started on September 7th 1940. Answered by Kim Sparrow
Lightning The German blitz in World War 2 referred to the speed at which the attack took place.
Blitz is derived from, or a shortened form of the German word Blitzkrieg, which means lightening. Blitz became a common place word in the English speaking world during World War Two when it was used to describe the quick, coordinated, and destructive air raids by German forces. It is common now to use the term to describe football plays and advertising tactics.
It was known as The Blitz.
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