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American English: /ˈdʒərmən/
British English: /ˈdʒəːmən/

Translation of German in Spanish:



  • 1.1 uncountable (language) 1.2 countable (person)
    alemán, (-mana) (masculine, feminine)
    Example sentences
    • First taken by the British, it was lost next day to the Germans by the Americans who failed to retake it.
    • That experience taught him how hard it will be to sell our expertise to the Swiss and Germans.
    • We have got a lot to learn from the Americans, from the French, from the Germans in that respect.
    Example sentences
    • They speak a dialect of German called Pennsylvania Dutch at home.
    • The official language is German but spoken language is an Alemannic dialect.
    • From what I can tell, somebody went through and very literally translated words from German to English for the North American release.

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