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master
British English: /ˈmɑːstə/
American English: /ˈmæstər/

Translation of master in German:

noun

  • 1
    Herr, der
    be master of something/oneself
    Herr über etwas Akk. /sich selbst sein
    be master of the situation/[the] master of one's fate
    Herr der Lage/seines Schicksals sein
    be one's own master make oneself master of something
    sich zum Herrn über etwas Akk. machen
  • 2 (of animal, slave)
    Halter, der
    (of dog) (Hunting)
    Master, der
    (of ship) (of college)
    Rektor, der
    (of livery company, masonic lodge)
    Meister, der
    master of the house
    Hausherr, der
    be master in one's own house
    Herr im eigenen Hause sein
    master's certificate or ticket
    (Nautical)
    mariner
  • 3 (School)
    (teacher)
    Lehrer, der
    French master
    Französischlehrer, der
  • 4find or meet [in somebody] one's master
    [in jemandem] seinen Meister finden
  • 6 (in titles)
    (Hofkapell-, Schatz-, Ritt-, Waffen- usw.)
    meister, der
    Master of Ceremonies
    (for variety programme etc.)
    Master of the Rolls (British English)
    (Law)
    Präsident des Berufungsgerichts
  • 7
    (original of document, film, etc.)
  • 9 (skilled workman) See examples:master craftsman/carpenter
    Handwerks-/Tischlermeister, der
  • 10 (University)
    (postgraduate degree)
    Magister, der
    master of Arts/Science
    Magister Artium/rerum naturalium
    he got his master's degree in 1971
    er hat 1971 den od. seinen Magister gemacht
  • 11
    (boy's title)
    junger Herr
    [archaic]
    Master Theo/Richard etc.
    Master Theo/Richard
    usw.

adjective

  • 1 (commanding) See examples:the master race
    die Herrenrasse
    master card
    Leitkarte, die
    (Computing)
  • 2
    (principal) (strategie, -liste)
    master tape/copy
    (Originalband das, Original das)

transitive verb

  • 1
    (learn)
    have mastered a language/subject/instrument
    eine Sprache/ein Fach/ein Instrument beherrschen

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