grandmother translation | English-German dictionary

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grandmother

  
      n   Großmutter    f  
Translation English - German Collins Dictionary  
great-grandmother n.
Urgroßmutter
Auch Uroma

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YoungB:

ma mere

Collaborative Dictionary     English-German
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sie ist die beste Großmutter, die es gibt
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da will das Ei wieder klüger sein als die Henne
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'grandmother' also found in translations in German-English dictionary
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you're trying to teach your grandmother to suck eggs
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he'd even sell his own grandmother
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one's inheritance from one's grandmother
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to live in one's grandmother's house
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he'd stop at nothing ; he'd sell his own grandmother
"grandmother": examples and translations in context
I can't wait to visit my grandmother. Ich kann es nicht erwarten, meine Großmutter zu besuchen.
My grandmother can only eat soft food. Meine Großmutter kann nur weiche Nahrung zu sich nehmen.
My grandmother walks faster than this car. Meine Oma wäre mit Stock schneller als dieser Wagen.
My grandmother was pulling up weeds in her backyard. Meine Oma jätete im Hintergarten Unkraut.
Amina lived with her grandmother after her father died. Amina wohnte bei ihrer Großmutter, nachdem ihr Vater gestorben war.
My grandmother underwent surgery in Germany. Meine Großmutter hat sich in Deutschland einer Operation unterzogen.
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