BEOLINGUS
Dictionary - TU Chemnitz

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latchkey child Schlüsselkind {n} [soc.]

latchkey children Schlüsselkinder {pl}

latch key; latchkey (for a latch lock) Drücker {m} (Schlüssel für Schnappschloss)

latchkey Hausschlüssel {m}

generation [listen] Generation {f}

generations Generationen {pl}

the coming/next/younger generations die nachkommenden/nachwachsenden/nächsten Generationen

the digital generations die digitalen Generationen

baby-boom generation Babyboomgeneration {f} (1960er Jahre) [soc.]

generation X; latchkey generation Generation Golf {f} (1970er Jahre) [soc.]

millennial generation; generation Y Milleniumsgeneration {f} (1980er und 1990er Jahre) [soc.]

homeland generation; vacant generation; generation Z Generation Z {f} (ab 2000) [soc.]

parent generation /P/ (theory of heredity) Elterngeneration {f} (Vererbungslehre) [biol.]

filial generation /F/ (theory of heredity) Tochtergeneration {f} (Vererbungslehre) [biol.]