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patron
British English: /ˈpeɪtr(ə)n/
American English: /ˈpeɪtrən/

Translation of patron in German:

noun

  • 1 (supporter)
    (Gönner der, Gönnerin die)
    (of institution, campaign) (Schirmherr der, Schirmherrin die)
    patron of the arts
    Kunstmäzen, der
  • 2 (customer)
    (of shop) (Kunde der, Kundin die)
    (of restaurant, hotel) Gast, der
    (of theatre, cinema) (Besucher der, Besucherin die)
    ‘patrons only’
    „nur für Kunden/Gäste“
  • 3patron [saint]
    Schutzheilige, der/die
    (Schutzpatron der, Schutzpatronin die)
  • 4
    (British English) (Religion) (Pfründner der, Pfründnerin die)

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