There are 2 translations of German in Spanish:

German1

Pronunciation: /ˈdʒɜːrmən; ˈdʒɜːmən/

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Word of the day desesperado
adj
desperate …
Cultural fact of the day

In Spain the term castellano, rather than español, refers to the Spanish language as opposed to Catalan, Basque etc. The choice of word has political overtones: castellano has separatist connotations and español is considered centralist. In Latin America castellano is the usual term for Spanish.

There are 2 translations of German in Spanish:

German2

n

  • 1.1 uncountable/no numerable (language) alemán (masculine)
    More 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.
    1.2 countable/numerable (person) alemán, (masculine, feminine)
    More 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.

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Word of the day desesperado
adj
desperate …
Cultural fact of the day

In Spain the term castellano, rather than español, refers to the Spanish language as opposed to Catalan, Basque etc. The choice of word has political overtones: castellano has separatist connotations and español is considered centralist. In Latin America castellano is the usual term for Spanish.