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Stressed vowel length and/or separability: Hẹrrschaft

Translation of Herrschaft in English:

Femininum Hẹrrschaft, Hẹrrschaften

  • 2Pl. (Damen u. Herren)
    ladies and gentlemen
    die älteren/jüngeren Hẹrrschaften
    the older/younger people
    meine Hẹrrschaften!
    ladies and gentlemen!
    darf ich die Hẹrrschaften bitten, Platz zu nehmen
    ladies and gentlemen/ladies/gentlemen, would you please take your seats
    (Mann und Frau) would sir and madam care to take their seats, please
    Ruhe bitte, Hẹrrschaft!
    quiet please, all of you!
    meine Alten Hẹrrschaften [umgangssprachlich] [scherzhaft]
    my old man and old woman [umgangssprachlich]
  • 4Hẹrrschaft [noch mal]!
    for Heaven's sake!

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