Nelke translation | German-English dictionary

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Nelke

  
Nel•ke      f   , -, -n  
a    pink  ,   (gefüllt)    carnation
b      (Gewürz)    clove
Translation German - English Collins Dictionary  
See also:

necken, Ne, Negligé, Nebel

als Kennzeichen eine Nelke im Knopfloch vereinbaren exp.
to agree on a carnation in one's buttonhole as a means of identification

Entry related to:Kennzeichen

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"Nelke": examples and translations in context
Verschiedene Öle aus Basilikum, Nelke, Zitrone und Limone sorgen für einen unvergleichlichen und belebenden Duft. Different oils from Basilikum, carnation, lemon and limone provide for an incomparable and animating smell.
Und da gab es natürlich noch die rote Nelke. And of course there's the red carnation.
Es ist angenehm würzig und typisch obergärig im Geruch, ein Duft von Nelke und Muskatnuss schmeichelt der Nase. It is pleasantly spicy with a typical top-fermented smell. An arome of clove and nutmeg apple tantalizes the nose.
Kräftig in der Nase, vollkmmem ausgeglichen in seinen Fruchtaromen, die den würzigen Geschmack nach Nelke und Pfeffer hervorbringen. Er wird begleitet durch das feine Aroma der Vanille vom Eichenholz. Powerful with great complexity given to its perfect balance of floral aromas, with spicy hints of clove and pepper, cloaked in a subtle vanilla aroma from wood ageing.
Die Nelke war eine gute Idee. I must admit, the carnation was a nice touch.
Wenn er nicht kommt, stecke ich mir die Nelke an. If he doesn't come, I'll put on a carnation myself.
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