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British English: /ˈhandɪkapt/
American English: /ˈhændiˌkæpt/
(dated or offensive)

Translation of handicapped in German:


  • behindert
    mentally/physically handicapped
    geistig behindert/körperbehindert

plural noun

  • the [mentally/physically] handicapped
    die [geistig/körperlich] Behinderten
    a home for the handicapped
    ein Heim für Behinderte
    ein Behindertenheim

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