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British English: /band/
American English: /bænd/

Translation of band in German:


  • 1
    Band Neutr.
    a band of light/colour
    ein Streifen Licht/Farbe
  • 3 (of frequency or wavelength)long/medium band
    Langwellen-/Mittelwellenband Neutr.
    high-frequency band
    Hochfrequenzbereich Mask.
  • 4 (organized group)
    Gruppe Fem.
    (of robbers, outlaws, etc.) Bande Fem.
    Band of Hope (British English) (Organisation jugendlicher Abstinenzler)
  • 5 (of musicians)
    [Musik]kapelle Fem.
    (pop group, jazz band) Band Fem.
    Gruppe Fem.
    (dance band) [Tanz]kapelle Fem.
    (military band) Militärkapelle Fem.
    (brass band) Blaskapelle Fem.
    if or when the band begins to play [figurative] [informal]
    wenn es ernst wird
  • 6in pl. (part of legal, clerical, or academic dress)
    Beffchen Neutr.
  • 7 (American English) (ring round bird's leg)
    Beringung Fem.

transitive verb

  • 1band something
    ein Band um etwas machen
  • 3 (mark with stripes)
    banded (Biology)

intransitive verb

  • band together [with somebody]
    sich [mit jemandem] zusammenschließen
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