Share this entry

British English: /prəˈtɛkʃ(ə)n/
American English: /prəˈtɛkʃ(ə)n/

Translation of protection in German:


  • 1 (defence)
    Schutz Mask. (from vor) + Dat. (against gegen)
    under the protection of somebody/something
    unter jemandes Schutz/dem Schutz einer Sache Gen.
    [under] police protection
    [unter] Polizeischutz
  • 3 (of wildlife etc.)
    Schutz Mask.
  • 6 (protective agent)
    Schutz Mask.
    as a protection against
    zum od. als Schutz gegen

Definition of protection in:

Share this entry


What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources


    Next Score: