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British English: /ˈskɪpə/
American English: /ˈskɪpər/

Translation of skipper in German:


  • 1 (Nautical) (of yacht)
    Skipper, der
  • 2
    [Flug]kapitän, der
  • 3
    [Mannschafts]kapitän, der

transitive verb

  • skipper a yacht etc.
    Kapitän einer Jacht usw. sein
    skipper the team to victory
    die Mannschaft zum Sieg führen

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