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Pronunciation: /hɛˈrʊm/

Translation of herum in English:


  • 2 (Anordnung)um jemanden/etwas herum
    around somebody/something
    um die Stadt herum zog sich ein Grüngürtel
    the town was surrounded by a green belt
  • 3 (in enger Umgebung)um jemanden herum sein
    be around somebody
    um München/Berlin herum
    around Munich/Berlin
  • 4 [umgangssprachlich] (ungefähr)um Weihnachten/Ostern herum
    around Christmas/Easter
    um 100 Euro/das Jahr 1050 herum
    around or about 100 euros/the year 1050
  • 6herum sein
    [umgangssprachlich] (überall bekannt geworden sein) have got around

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