grandfather translation | English-German dictionary

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grandfather

  
   n   Großvater    m     


grandfather clock         n   Standuhr    f  , Großvateruhr    f  
Translation English - German Collins Dictionary  
maternal grandfather exp.
Großvater mütterlicherseits

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Collaborative Dictionary     English-German
n.
Urgroßvater
auch Uropa
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'grandfather' also found in translations in German-English dictionary
exp.
his maternal grandfather
exp.
my late lamented grandfather
exp.
the library/watch originally belonged to his grandfather
exp.
one's inheritance from one's grandfather
exp.
he has taken over his grandfather's business
exp.
he was named after {or} for his grandfather
exp.
that's no way to talk {or} speak to your grandfather
"grandfather": examples and translations in context
My grandfather showed me the photographs. - Mein Großvater hat mit die Fotos gezeigt.
She inherited it from my grandfather. - Sie hat ihn von meinem Großvater geerbt.
We moved here after our grandfather died. Wir sind hier her gezogen nachdem unser Opa gestorben ist.
Hachiko was my grandfather Wilson's dog. Hachiko war der Hund von meinem Opa Wilson.
Unlike all the dragon my great grandfather murdered. Anders als all die Drachen, die mein Urgroßvater ermordete.
My great grandfather, the chief, found them hunting on our land. Mein Urgroßvater, der Stammesälteste, erwischte sie bei der Jagd auf unserem Land.
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