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British English: /siː/
American English: /si/

Translation of sea in German:


  • 2
    (specific tract of water) Meer, das
    the seven seas
    (poetic or literary)
    die sieben [Welt]meere
  • 4in sing. or pl. (state of sea)
    See, die
    Welle, die
    Woge, die [formal]
    See, die (Nautical)
    there was a heavy sea
    es herrschte schwere See (Nautical)
    run into heavy seas
    in schwere See kommen (Nautical)
    half seas over, → ship 2 4
  • 5 [figurative] (vast quantity)
    Meer, das
    (of drink)
    Strom, der
  • 6attrib. (of or on the sea)
    See (klima, -wind, -wasser, -schlacht, -karte, -weg)
    Meer (gott, -ungeheuer, -wasser, -salz usw.)
    Meeres (grund, -küste, -niveau, -spiegel usw.)
    (in names of marine fauna or flora)
    See (maus, -gurke, -anemone, -löwe, -schildkröte usw.)
    Meer (brasse, -neunauge, -gurke usw.)

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