Nelke translation | German-English dictionary



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
Verfahren nach Anspruch 2, wobei die Pflanze eine Nelke ist. A method as claimed in claim 2 wherein the plant is a carnation.
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.
In der Wartehalle des Motels und ich trage eine rosa Nelke. I'm in the lobby of the Howard Johnson's and I'm wearing a pink carnation.
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