wessen translation | German-English dictionary



wes•sen      pron  
1    gen  
a    interrog   whose
b    rel, indef  
wessen Handschrift das auch (immer) sein mag, ...      no matter whose handwriting it may be, ...  
2    gen  
a    interrog  
wessen hat man dich angeklagt?      of what have you been accused?  
b    rel, indef  
wessen man dich auch (immer) anklagt, ...      whatever they or no matter what they accuse you of ...  
Translation German - English Collins Dictionary  
wessen hat man dich angeklagt? exp.
of what have you been accused?

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Collaborative Dictionary     German-English
whatever they {or} no matter what they accuse you of ...
wessen man dich auch immer anklagt, ...
no matter whose handwriting it may be, ...
wessen Handschrift das auch immer sein mag, ...
'wessen' also found in translations in English-German dictionary
auf wessen Geheiß?
in wessen Auto sind Sie gefahren?
wessen werde ich/wird er {etc} beschuldigt?
auf wessen Anweisung {oder} Anordnung haben Sie das getan?
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"wessen": examples and translations in context
Ich wüsste gern, wessen Gastfreundschaft ich genieße. I'd like to know whose hospitality I'm enjoying.
Wir können nicht ewig weiter darum streiten, wessen Recht gelten soll. We cannot go on for ever having this battle about whose law shall apply.
Doch in wessen Namen reiten Sie? But in whose name do you ride?
Also wessen Leiden verbreitet diese Erkrankung? So whose affliction is spreading this disease?
Und Sie wollen nun wissen, wessen Erfindung. But you, of course, must find out whose invention it is.
Ich kenne einen Schwarzmarkthändler in Paris, ein Schurke, aber nur er kann uns sagen, wessen Motor das ist. I know of a black-market parts dealer in Paris, a treacherous lowlife, but he's the only car in the world who can tell us whose engine this is.
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