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young
British English: /jʌŋ/
American English: /jəŋ/

Translation of young in German:

adjective younger Pronunciation: / ˈjʌŋgə(r) /, youngest Pronunciation: / ˈjʌŋgɪst /

  • 1 (literal or figurative)
    (Wein)
    a very young child
    ein ganz kleines Kind
    the young boys
    die [kleinen] Jungen
    young at heart
    im Herzen jung geblieben
    somebody is not getting any younger
    jemand wird auch nicht jünger
    you young rascal
    du [kleiner] Racker
    [colloquial]
    you're only young once
    man ist nur einmal jung
    she's a young sixty
    sie ist eine jung gebliebene Sechzigerin
    the night is still young
    die Nacht ist jung
    young Jones
    der junge Jones
    [colloquial]
    at a young age he's not as young as he used to be
    er ist nicht mehr der Jüngste
  • 2 in compar. (of two namesakes) ( (Scottish English) or (American English) ) (heir)
    Erbe, der
    Teniers the Younger
    Teniers der Jüngere
  • 3
    (characteristic of youth)
    young love/fashion
    junge Liebe/Mode

plural noun

  • (of animals) (of humans)
    Kinder
    with young the young
    (young people)
    die jungen Leute
    young and old
    Jung und Alt

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