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Onkel

  
On•kel      m   , -s, -  
a    uncle  
Onkel Sam      (=USA)   Uncle Sam  
b      (Kindersprache)    (=erwachsener Mann)   uncle  
sag dem Onkel guten Tag!      say hello to the nice man!  
sieh mal den komischen Onkel da!      look at the funny (old) man or guy inf   over there!  
der Onkel Doktor      the nice doctor  
c    inf   der große or dicke Onkel      your/his etc big toe  
über den Onkel gehen      to walk pigeon-toed  
Translation German - English Collins Dictionary  
Onkel Sam exp.
Uncle Sam

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Collaborative Dictionary     German-English
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the nice doctor
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to walk pigeon-toed
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say hello to the nice man!
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uncle Alfred works for the railways {or} railroad
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look at the funny (old) man {or} guy over there!
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greetings from Uncle Otto and family
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Uncle Otto should be part of any family gathering too
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here's to dear Uncle Egon/a great success!
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that reminds me of my uncle, who ...
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he's always running his uncle down ; he's always saying malicious things about his uncle
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your/his {etc} big toe
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he reminds me slightly {or} vaguely of my uncle
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'Onkel' also found in translations in English-German dictionary
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Uncle {oder} Onkel Sam
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als mein Onkel starb, bin ich ganz gut dabei weggekommen
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ich habe es von meinem Onkel bekommen {oder} geschenkt bekommen
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ich habe es von meinem Onkel bekommen {oder} geschenkt bekommen
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er geht über den großen Onkel
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sie lief nach innen ; sie lief über den großen Onkel
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sie läuft nach innen ; sie läuft über den großen Onkel
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auf sein Geheiß /auf Geheiß seines Onkels
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"Onkel": examples and translations in context
Onkel, das ist nicht notwendig. Uncle! You don't have to go out.
Onkel Lawrence und Tante Ellie passen auf. Uncle Lawrence and aunt Ethel will take good care of them.
- Meine Onkel hatten jede Minute verplant. - My uncles, they had every moment planned.
In Paris müssen Sie Onkel Waldo treffen. When we get to Paris, you must meet Uncle Waldo.
Das Mädchen wartet bei meinem Onkel. That girl is waiting for me at my uncle's.
Onkel Andre wird am Morgen davon erfahren. Uncle Andre will hear about this in the morning.
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