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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

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Collaborative Dictionary     German-English
exp.
the sun
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doctor
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my lady
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neighbour {or} neighbor
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Miss!
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madam!
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waitress!
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madam
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my dear lady
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my dear lady!
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ma'am ; excuse me
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Madam President
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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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to become a woman
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your good mother/sister
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the midwife
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the mistress ; madam
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a different woman ; another woman
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our blessed Lady ; the blessed Virgin ; Our Lady
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teachers/women
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that peculiar wife of his ; his peculiar wife
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a wonderful {or} fine woman
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his bride-to-be
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a divorced woman ; a divorcee
exp.
his ex-wife
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'frau' also found in translations in English-German dictionary
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Frau
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Gespräche von Frau zu Frau
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"frau": examples and translations in context
Herr Präsident, zunächst einmal möchte ich Frau Ahern, Frau Roth-Behrendt und Frau Jackson für ihre Unterstützung für das Weißbuch danken. President, first of all I would like to thank Mrs Ahern, Mrs Roth-Behrendt and Mrs Jackson for their words of support in relation to the White Paper.
Frau Lehtomäki, ich möchte zunächst Frau de Keyser für diesen ausgezeichneten Bericht danken. Mrs Lehtomäki, I should like to begin by thanking Mrs De Keyser for this excellent report.
Ein junger mann bringt seine frau ins krankenhaus, ein kind ist unterwegs. A young husband drives his wife to the hospital, they're geting a baby.
Seine [[Ehe]]frau heißt [[Angie Harkins|Angie]], außerdem hat er eine Schwägerin names [[Hope]]. He had a wife named [[Angie Harkins|Angie]] and a sister-in-law named [[Hope]], who resided in [[Boston]]. Harkins tried to pair [[Reginald Barclay]] with Hope.
Frau Präsidentin, ich möchte zunächst Frau Bauer und Frau Hedh für ihre umfassende Behandlung dieses äußerst wichtigen Themas loben. Madam President, I would like to begin by applauding Mrs Bauer and Mrs Hedh for their comprehensive treatment of this extremely important issue.
Frau Präsidentin, ich möchte mich zu der Aussage von Frau Hautala äußern, dass Frau Lucas auf ihrem Weg zur heutigen Plenarsitzung verhaftet wurde. Madam President, I rise following Mrs Hautala's statement about Mrs Lucas being imprisoned on her way to the part-session here today.
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