aunt translation | English-German dictionary

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aunt

  
   n   Tante    f     


agony aunt         n   Briefkastentante    f   inf     
Aunt Sally      n     (Brit)     (lit)   Schießbudenfigur    f     
(=stall)  
Schieß- or Wurfbude    f        (fig)   Zielscheibe    f     
great-aunt         n   Großtante    f     
maiden aunt         n   unverheiratete, ältere Tante
Translation English - German Collins Dictionary  
my sainted aunt! exp.
heiliger Strohsack! ; heiliger Bimbam!

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Collaborative Dictionary     English-German
exp.
diese Tante von mir
exp.
meine Tante litt außerordentlich unter der Kälte
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ihre Tante setzte sie in den Zug
exp.
sag deiner Tante mal schön Guten {oder} guten Tag!
exp.
und dann ist da noch meine Tante
and then there's my aunt
exp.
seine Tante hat die Vormundschaft für {oder} über ihn
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'aunt' also found in translations in German-English dictionary
exp.
did you have a nice {or} good time at Aunt Veronika's?
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I just call her aunt
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a visit from my aunt
ein Besuch von meiner Tante
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he just calls me aunt
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I was at my aunt's
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she acts like a real old maid {or} maiden aunt
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"aunt": examples and translations in context
My aunt lives in New York. Meine Tante lebt in New York.
I am going to stay with my aunt in Hawaii. Ich bin dabei mit meiner Tante in Hawaii zu wohnen.
I have a special relationship with my aunt. Ich habe ein besonderes Verhältnis zu meiner Tante.
She was named Alice after her aunt. Sie war nach ihrer Tante, Alice, benannt.
I have an aunt who lives in Osaka. Ich habe eine Tante, die in Osaka lebt.
My aunt gave me a book for Christmas. Meine Tante schenkte mir zu Weihnachten ein Buch.
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