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frau

  
   indef pron   proposed feminist alternative to "man"   proposed feminist alternative to "man"  
    man   1  


Frau      f   , -, -en  
a    (=weiblicher Mensch)   woman  
zur Frau werden      to become a woman  
von Frau zu Frau      woman to woman  
Unsere Liebe Frau        (Eccl)   our blessed Lady, the blessed Virgin  
b    (=Ehefrau)   wife  
sich ($) eine Frau nehmen      dat  
dated   to marry, to take a wife old     
willst du meine Frau werden?      will you marry me?, will you be my wife?  
jdn zur Frau haben      to be married to sb  
seine zukünftige Frau      his bride-to-be  
seine geschiedene Frau      his ex-wife  
c    (=Anrede)   madam  ,   (mit Namen)    Mrs,   (für eine unverheiratete Frau)    Miss, Ms
liebe Frau!      dated   my dear lady!  
Frau Doktor      doctor  
Ihre (liebe) Frau Mutter/Schwester      form   your good mother/sister  
Frau Nachbarin      old   neighbour   (Brit)   old     (US)  or neighbor old     
V-Frau      f   abbr  
     Verbindungsfrau   
Translation German - English Collins Dictionary  
eine Frau exp.
a woman

Entry related to:ein

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Collaborative Dictionary     German-English
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doctor
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Miss!
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waitress!
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ma'am ; excuse me
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my lady
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neighbour {or} neighbor
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madam
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madam ; ma'am
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woman to woman
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that woman (over) there
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your good mother/sister
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the midwife
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our blessed Lady ; the blessed Virgin ; Our Lady
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a wonderful {or} fine woman
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his bride-to-be
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a different woman ; another woman
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teachers/women
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a divorced woman ; a divorcee
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'Frau' also found in translations in English-German dictionary
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Frau
[US]
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die Frau
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Frau Fortuna
[UK]
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typisch Frau!
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ganz Frau
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typisch Frau
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Gespräche von Frau zu Frau
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Frau am Steuer
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die moderne Frau
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eine typische Frau
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"Frau": examples and translations in context
Zuerst möchte ich Frau Rothe zu dem Bericht beglückwünschen. Mr President, first I want to congratulate Mrs Rothe on her report.
Frau Theato fordert auch bestimmte Änderungen im Beamtenrecht. Mrs Theato also calls for certain changes in the Staff Regulations.
Frau Kommissarin, das sind Subventionen. Madam Commissioner, that amounts to subsidising them.
Vielen Dank, Frau amtierende Ratspräsidentin. Thank you, Madam President-in-Office of the Council.
Änderungsantrag 1 von Frau McNally löst dieses Problem nicht. Amendment No 1, submitted by Mrs McNally, does not resolve this issue.
Das Wort hat Frau Kauppi zur Geschäftsordnung. Mrs Kauppi has the floor for a procedural motion.
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