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calm
British English: /kɑːm/
American English: /kɑ(l)m/

Translation of calm in German:

noun

  • 1
    (stillness) Stille, die
    (serenity) Ruhe, die
    the peaceful calm of the night
    die friedliche Stille der Nacht
  • 2 (windless period)
    Windstille, die
    Kalme, die (Meteorology)
    a dead calm
    totale Windstille
    the calm before the storm (literal or figurative)

adjective

  • 1
    (tranquil, quiet, windless) ruhig
    keep calm
    ruhig bleiben
    Ruhe bewahren
    keep one's voice calm
    ruhig sprechen

transitive verb

intransitive verb

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