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captain

  
(   Capt)     
1       n     (Mil)   Hauptmann    m  ,   (Naut, Aviat, Sport)   Kapitän    m        (US, in restaurant)   Oberkellner    m     
yes, captain!      jawohl, Herr Hauptmann/Kapitän!  
captain of industry      Industriekapitän    m     
2       vt     (Sport)   [team]   anführen,   (Naut)   [ship]   befehligen  
he captained the team for years      er war jahrelang Kapitän der Mannschaft  


bell captain         n     (US)   Chef(in)    m(f)   der Hotelpagen  
group captain         n  
  (Aviat)  
Oberst    m     
house captain         n     (Brit, Sch, in boarding school)   Haussprecher(in)    m(f)  , Hausälteste(r)    mf     ,   (in day school)    Gruppensprecher(in)    m(f)  , Gruppenälteste(r)    mf  
team captain         n   Mannschaftskapitän    m  
Translation English - German Collins Dictionary  
yes, captain! exp.
jawohl, Herr Hauptmann/Kapitän!

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Industriekapitän
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der Mannschaftskapitän erhob Einspruch {oder} Beschwerde wegen der Lichtverhältnisse
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zum Hauptmann degradiert
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er stieg zum Präsidenten/Kapitän auf
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'captain' also found in translations in German-English dictionary
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captain
[Mil.]
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to have the rank of captain
im Range eines Hauptmanns stehen
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he is equal in rank to a captain
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"captain": examples and translations in context
The Dutchman sails as its captain commands. Die Dutchman segelt, wie es ihr Kapitän befiehlt.
- Bring the captain to me. - Bringen Sie den Kapitän zu mir.
The captain screamed like an animal. Der Hauptmann hat geschrien wie 'n Tier.
36 Behold, I am Moroni, your chief captain. 36 Siehe, ich bin Moroni, euer oberster Hauptmann.
On behalf of our captain and co-captain, welcome to the Oriental Lounge. Im Namen des Kapitäns und Kokapitäns, willkommen in der Oriental Lounge.
Who knows one day this captain returns to its ship. Wer einen Tag Rückkehr dieses Kapitäns zu seinem Schiff kennt.
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