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British English: /blɛs/
American English: /blɛs/

Translation of bless in German:

transitive verb

  • 1 (consecrate, pronounce blessing on) be blessed with something (also ironic)
    mit etwas gesegnet sein
    she did not have a penny to bless herself with [figurative] [dated]
    sie besaß keinen Cent
    sie besaß keinen roten Heller [informal]
    they have been blessed with a son
    sie wurden mit einem Sohn gesegnet
    [God] bless you
    Gottes Segen
    (as thanks) das ist sehr lieb von dir/Ihnen
    (to person sneezing) Gesundheit!
    goodbye and God bless bless you, I wouldn't dream of it
    mein Gott, ich denke gar nicht daran
    bless me!, I'm blest!, bless my soul!
    du meine Güte! [informal]
    bless me if it isn't Sid
    ja das ist doch Sid!
  • 2 (call holy) (attribute one's good fortune to) they blessed their stars/guardian angel that …
    sie priesen dankbar das Glück/ihren Schutzengel dafür, dass …
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