wer translation | German-English dictionary

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wer

  
1       interrog pron   who  
wer von ...      which (one) of ...  
wer da?        (Mil)   who goes there?  
wer ist da?        (an Tür)    who's there?  
2       rel pron   (=derjenige, der)   the person who  
(=jeder, der)  
anyone or anybody who  ,   (esp in Sprichwörtern)    he who
wer ... auch (immer)      whoever ...  
3       indef pron  
inf   (=jemand)   somebody, someone  ,   (in Fragen auch)    anybody, anyone
ist da wer?      is somebody or anybody there?  
wer sein      to be somebody inf     
Translation German - English Collins Dictionary  
See also:

Wert, Werk, Werg, Wehr

! wer n.
WHO

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Collaborative Dictionary     German-English
exp.
who goes there?
exp.
to be somebody
exp.
whoever
wer auch immer
exp.
whose deal is it? ; whose turn is it to deal? ; whose serve is it?
exp.
whose move is it?
exp.
whose turn is it to shuffle?
exp.
which (one) of ...
exp.
whoever ...
wer ... auch immer
exp.
who else?
exp.
whoever can
wer es irgend kann
exp.
whose lead is it? ; who leads?
exp.
who's there?
exp.
who's going to start {or} begin?
exp.
who the devil {or} the hell?
exp.
whose service {or} serve is it? ; whose turn is it to serve?
exp.
whose lead is it? ; who has the lead?
exp.
who wants to play? ; who's playing? ; who's in it?
exp.
will anyone offer me {etc} more? ; any more bids?
exp.
whoever can
exp.
which of us (two)
exp.
whose service {or} serve is it?
exp.
who is top of the class?
wer ist Klassenbester?
exp.
it doesn't matter who ; no matter who
exp.
we're somebody again
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'wer' also found in translations in English-German dictionary
exp.
Wer ist Wer
exp.
wer weiß
exp.
wer weiß
exp.
wer weiß?
exp.
wer sonst?
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