Leutnant translation | German-English dictionary



Leut•nant      m   , -s, -s or -e   (second) lieutenant  ,   (bei der Luftwaffe)    pilot officer   (Brit)  , second lieutenant   (US)  
Leutnant zur See      sublieutenant   (Brit)  , lieutenant junior grade   (US)     
jawohl, Herr Leutnant!      yes, sir     (Naut)   aye aye, sir  
Translation German - English Collins Dictionary  
Leutnant zur See exp.
sublieutenant ; lieutenant junior grade

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Collaborative Dictionary     German-English
yes, sir ; aye aye, sir
a lieutenant comes after a major
Botho von Schmettwitz, formerly {or} erstwhile {or} one-time lieutenant of the cuirassiers
'Leutnant' also found in translations in English-German dictionary
er ist zum Leutnant befördert worden
"Leutnant": examples and translations in context
Manchem Leutnant mangelt es auch an guter Erziehung. I've been finding that some lieutenant's bars are no guarantee of a gentleman.
Seien Sie nicht naiv, Leutnant. Come on now, don't be naive, Lieutenant.
Sein Trupp ist in einen Hinterhalt der Juden von Leutnant Raine geraten. His squad was ambushed by Lt Raine's Jews.
Ich meine den Burschen im Sarg, Herr Leutnant. The chap in the coffin I meant, sir.
Schade, dass er nicht mehr lebt, Leutnant. It's a pity that he's not alive anymore, Sir.
Mein Vater arbeitete für den französischen Leutnant. My father worked for a French lieutenant at the Arab office.
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