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British English: /lɔːd/
American English: /lɔrd/

Translation of lord in German:


  • 1 (master)
    Herr Mask.
    the lords of creation [figurative] (mankind)
    die Krone der Schöpfung
    lord and master [humorous]
    Herr und Gebieter od. Meister [humorous]
  • 2Lord (Religion)
    Herr Mask.
    Lord God [Almighty]
    unser Herr[, der allmächtige Gott]
    the Lord [God]
    [Gott] der Herr
    Our/the Lord (Christ)
    unser Herr Jesus/der Herr
    in the year of Our Lord …
    im Jahre des Herrn …
    the Lord's Prayer
    das Vaterunser
    the ˈLord's Day the Lord's Supper
    das [heilige] Abendmahl
    Lord only knows [informal]
    weiß der Himmel [informal]
  • 3 (British English) (nobleman, or as title)
    Lord Mask.
    live like a lord [figurative]
    fürstlich leben
    treat somebody like a lord
    jemanden fürstlich bewirten
    the Lords (British English)
    die Lords
    das Oberhaus
    the House of Lords (British English)
    das Oberhaus
    drunk 1
  • 4My Lord (British English) (form of address) (to earl, viscount)
    (to baron) Baron
    (to bishop) Exzellenz (to lord mayor, lord provost) Herr Oberbürgermeister (to judge)British English: /lɔːd/
    American English: /lɔrd/

    Herr Richter


  • [informal]
    oh/good Lord!
    du lieber Himmel od. Gott!
    großer Gott!
    Lord bless my soul/me/us etc.
    allmächtiger Gott!

transitive verb

  • lord it (rule)
    das Zepter od. Regiment führen
    (put on airs) sich groß aufspielen
    lord it over somebody
    bei jemandem den großen Herrn/die große Dame spielen

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