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British English: /ˈwɛlfɛː/
American English: /ˈwɛlˌfɛr/

Translation of welfare in German:


  • 1 (health and prosperity)
    Wohl Neutr.
  • 2 (social work; payments etc.)
    Wohlfahrt Fem. [archaic]
    the welfare people
    die Leute vom Sozialamt
    die Leute von der Wohlfahrt [archaic]
    be on welfare (American English)
    Sozialhilfe bekommen
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