Fels translation | German-English dictionary

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Fels

  
   m   , -en, -en   rock  
(=Klippe)  
cliff
Translation German - English Collins Dictionary  
See also:

Felsen, felsig, Fes, Felsbild

er hangelte sich am Fels hinunter exp.
he let himself down the cliff hand over hand

Entry related to:hangeln

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Collaborative Dictionary     German-English
exp.
the river has eaten its way into the rock
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'Fels' also found in translations in English-German dictionary
exp.
auf Fels gebaut
[Lit.][Fig.]
exp.
der Fels war verwittert
exp.
aus dem Fels(en) gehauene Höhlen
exp.
massiv wie ein Fels ; unerschütterlich wie ein Fels
"Fels": examples and translations in context
Wir kamen vom Schwarzen Fels zurück. We were coming back from the black rock.
In der Spalte, hinter dem Fels. In the cleft, behind the rock.
Gott stellte den Fels nicht grundlos hin. God put that rock there for a purpose.
Sie sind ein Fels in der Brandung. You're a tower of strength.
Du hast einfach wie ein Fels weitergearbeitet. You just kept working like a rock.
Du warst ein Fels für diese Familie. You've been a rock for this family.
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