BEOLINGUS
Dictionary - TU Chemnitz

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werfen; Welpen zur Welt bringen [zool.] [listen] to whelp

werfend; Welpen zur Welt bringend whelping

geworfen; Welpen zur Welt gebracht whelped

Kragen {m}; Schlafittchen {n}; Kanthaken {m} [Norddt.]; Krawattl {n} [Bayr.] [Ös.] (Haut/Kleidung am Genick) [übtr.] [listen] scruff of the neck

jdn. am Schlafittchen/Kanthaken/Krawattl packen/halten to grab/hold sb. by the scruff of the/their neck

Der Hund trug den Welpen an der Nackenfalte ins Haus. The dog carried the puppy by the scruff of the neck into the house.

Welpe {m} [zool.] whelp

Welpen {pl} whelps

Welpe {m} puppy; pup [listen] [listen]

Welpen {pl} puppies; pups

verwaisen; zur Waise/zu Waisen werden {vi} [soc.] to be orphaned; to become an orphan; to be left orphan

verwaisend; zur Waise/zu Waisen werdend being orphaned; becoming an orphan; being left orphan

verwaist; zur Waise/zu Waisen geworden been orphaned; become an orphan; been left orphan

verwaist becomes an orphan

verwaiste became an orphan

verwaiste Welpen orphaned puppies

Sie wurde als kleines Mädchen im Krieg zur Waise. She was orphaned as a young girl in the war.

Hunderte Kinder wurden durch die Katastrophe zu Waisen. Hundreds of children were orphaned/left orphans by the disaster.