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child
British English: /tʃʌɪld/
American English: /tʃaɪld/

Translation of child in German:

noun pl. childrenPronunciation: /ˈtʃɪldrən/

  • Kind, das
    when I was a child
    als ich klein war
    a child's guide to …
    [figurative]
    …für Kinder
    [be] with child the child is the father of the man [proverb] (Einflüsse und Erfahrungen der Kindheit bestimmen den Charakter des Erwachsenen)

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