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du

  
   pers pron     ( deiner    gen)   ( dir    dat)   ( dich    acc  ) you   (familiar form of address)  , thou obs   dial     
(=man)  
you  
ich gehe heute ins Kino und du?      I'm going to the cinema today, how about you?  
du (zu jdm) sagen, jdn mit Du anreden      to use the familiar form of address (with sb), to say "du" (to sb)  
du, der du es erlebt hast      you who have experienced it  
mit jdm auf Du und Du stehen      to be pals with sb  
mit jdm per du sein      to be on familiar or friendly terms with sb  
du bist es      it's you  
bist du es or das?      is it or that you?  
Vater unser, der Du bist im Himmel      our Father, who or which art in heaven  
mach du das doch!      YOU do it!, do it yourself!  
du, meine Heimat!      poet   thou, my homeland!  
du Glücklicher!      lucky you, you lucky thing  
du Idiot!      you idiot  
du Schlingel/Schuft(, du)!      you rascal/scoundrel(, you)!  
ach du lieber Gott or liebe Güte      good Lord!, good heavens!  
du (Mutti), kannst du mir mal helfen?      hey (mummy), can you help me?  
du, ich muss jetzt aber gehen      listen, I have to go now  
du, du!      hum, drohend   naughty, naughty  
    mir  


Du      nt   , -(s), -(s)   "du", familiar form of address  
jdm das Du anbieten      to suggest that sb uses "du" or the familiar form of address  
Translation German - English Collins Dictionary  
See also:

Du, Dub, Dur, dun

! du n.
you

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Collaborative Dictionary     German-English
exp.
naughty, naughty
[Hum.]
exp.
you rascal {or} rogue you
exp.
to use the familiar form of address ; to say du
du zu jdm sagen = to use the familiar form of address with sb ; to say du to sb
exp.
you too? ; you as well?
exp.
you idiot
exp.
you spastic! ; you psycho!
exp.
you see!
exp.
you must be crazy! ; are you crazy!
exp.
you're a dead loss {or} complete loser !
exp.
you amateur
exp.
my little darling
du kleiner Hosenmatz
exp.
you spastic! ; you psycho!
exp.
lucky you ; you lucky thing
exp.
did you have to?
exp.
it's you
exp.
you silly {or} stupid bastard
exp.
you rotten bastard
exp.
you wobbled/shook ; you moved
exp.
you must follow suit
exp.
you're absolutely {or} dead right
du liegst damit goldrichtig = you're absolutely {or} dead right there
exp.
you lazy/indolent so-and-so
exp.
you mucky little pup ; you little pig
exp.
you poor old thing
exp.
you rascal/scoundrel!
du Schlingel/Schuft, du! = you rascal/scoundrel, you!
exp.
it's your service {or} serve
exp.
you and she
exp.
(there you are,) you see?
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'Du' also found in translations in English-German dictionary
exp.
du, nur du allein
exp.
du Rowdy ; du Rüpel
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"Du": examples and translations in context
Wenn Du willst, kannst Du Prince loswerden - dann musst Du keine Anweisungen mehr von ihm entgegennehmen. If you want, you can get rid of Prince - then you don't have to take orders from him again.
Wenn Du Dich weniger auf die Probleme Anderer konzentrierst, merkst Du vielleicht, dass Du auch welche hast. If you spent less time focusing on other people's flaws, you might notice that you've got a couple of your own.
Was meinst Du mit - woher kennst Du meinen Namen? Du, Du bist Prince. What do you mean, how do I know your name, you, you, you're Prince.
Aber schließlich bist Du mein Sohn - Komm rechtzeitig wir werden zuhause nachtmahlen und Du kannst Deine Sache dann vortragen. But in the end you're my son come back on time, we'll have dinner at home, and you can tell me the matter then.
Natürlich Du bist ein freier Student und kannst machen was Du willst. Naturally you're a free student and can do whatever you like.
Falls Du am CCC teilnehmen möchtest, musst Du Deine Flüge auf dieser Webseite eingeben. If you want to participate in the CCC, you have to claim your flights on this site.
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