Gothic or Goth may refer to:

Germanic persons

Originally, the ethnonym of a group of East Germanic tribes.

Late Medieval art

In the Late Middle Ages, "Germanic" (as opposed to "Romance")


From the 18th century, the word came to gloomy or grim overtones in Romanticism:

Goth subculture

The Goth subculture, developed on the foundations of Gothic rock.

Sans-serif typeface

"Gothic" is another name for sans-serif typefaces (especially in US usage)


  • Gothic (moth), a species of noctuid moth named after its patterns reminiscent of Gothic architecture
  • Gothic metal, a genre of music which combines the dark melancholy of goth rock with the aggression of Heavy Metal.
  • Gothics, one of the Adirondack High Peaks in New York.
  • Gothic (film), Ken Russell film.
  • Goth (Silverwing Character), a fictional bat from the Silverwing series of novels
  • Goth (novel), a Japanese novel, which was adapted into a manga
  • Gothic F.C., a football club based in Norwich, England
  • Gothic (video game) developed by Piranha Bytes followed by two sequels Gothic II and Gothic 3
  • SS Gothic, a Corinthic-class passenger and cargo liner, used as a royal yacht by Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom in the 1950s
  • Goth (board game), a game based on horror trivia and pop-culture

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