Amme translation | German-English dictionary

Search also in: Web News Encyclopedia Images Context
Collins

Amme

  
Am•me      f   , -, -n  
old   foster mother  
(=Nährmutter)  
wet nurse
Translation German - English Collins Dictionary  
See also:

Ammer, Ammenmärchen, am, amen

"Amme": examples and translations in context
Die Amme wurde von Entsetzen gepackt. The nurse was struck with horror.
Susan ist sowieso zu alt für eine Amme. Susan's too old to have a nurse, anyway.
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.
Ich habe es satt, für dich die Amme zu spielen. I'm tired of being nursemaid to you.
Meine Amme war Französin, sie stammte aus Barcelona. My nurse was French, from Barcelona.
See how “Amme” is translated from German to English with more examples in context
Add your entry in the Collaborative Dictionary.

head
  • Create your own vocabulary list
  • Contribute to the Collaborative Dictionary
  • Improve and share your linguistic knowledge
Advertising
"Collins German Dictionary, complete & unabridged, 5th edition 2004, © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. , 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004"