There are 2 main translations of mate in German:

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British English: /meɪt/
American English: /meɪt/

noun

  • 1
    Kumpel, der
    [colloquial]
    (friend also)
    (Kamerad der, Kameradin die)
    (workmate also)
    ([Arbeits]kollege der, -kollegin die)
  • 2 [colloquial]
    (as form of address)
    Kumpel, der
    [colloquial]
    look or listen, mate, …
    jetzt hör [mir] mal gut zu, Freundchen, …
  • 3 (Nautical)
    (officer on merchant ship)
    chief or first/second mate
    Erster/Zweiter Offizier
  • 5
    (spouse) (Lebensgefährte der, -gefährtin die) [formal]

intransitive verb

  • 1
    (for breeding)
    sich paaren
  • 2 (Mechanics) (fit well) See examples:mate with something
    [genau] auf/in etwas Akk. passen

transitive verb

  • (Tiere)
    mate a mare and or with a stallion
    eine Stute von einem Hengst decken lassen

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