Amme translation | German-English dictionary



Am•me      f   , -, -n  
old   foster mother  
wet nurse
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See also:

Ammer, Ammenmärchen, Am, Amen

"Amme": examples and translations in context
Du, Fremder, machst die Amme für zwei Kleinkinder. You, Stranger, are playing the nanny for these two kiddies.
Ich hab genug davon, eure Amme zu spielen. I had enough of playing your nanny.
Sie sind vom Marodeur zur Amme aufgestiegen. You've graduated from marauder to wet nurse.
Werde du nur nicht jünger, sonst muß ich noch eine Amme besorgen. Don't you get any younger, or we'll have to find a wet nurse.
- Ich verfolge die Spur der Amme. - I'm backtracking the nursemaid's trail.
(SINGT) Obgleich seine Amme ihn warnt [SINGING] Though his nursemaid tells him no
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