Share this entry

female
British English: /ˈfiːmeɪl/
American English: /ˈfiˌmeɪl/

Translation of female in German:

adjective

  • 1
    Frauen (stimme, -station, -chor, -verein)
    female animal/bird/fish/insect
    Weibchen, das
    female child/doctor
    (Mädchen das, Ärztin die)
    female elephant/whale
    [Elefanten-/Wal]kuh, die
    a female engineer/student/slave
    eine Ingenieurin/Studentin/Sklavin
  • 2female screw/thread
    ([Schrauben]mutter die, Innengewinde das)

noun

  • 2 [derogatory]
    (woman) Weib[sbild], das [colloquial] [derogatory]

Definition of female in:

Share this entry

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

QUIZ


    Next Score: