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Pronunciation: /ˈlɛŋɐ/

Translation of länger in English:


  • eine längere Abwesenheit/Behandlung
    a fairly long or prolonged absence/period of treatment
    seit längerer Zeit
    for quite some time
    es ist doch eine längere Strecke
    it's quite a long way
    it's a longish way


  • for some time
    es hat etwas länger gedauert
    it took/has taken some time

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