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Detailed Translations for major from English to German


major [the ~] noun

  1. the major (squadron leader)
    der Major; der Oberfeldwebel

Translation Matrix for major:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
Major major; squadron leader eldest; oldest; senior
Oberfeldwebel major; squadron leader eldest; oldest; senior; senior police officer
ModifierRelated TranslationsOther Translations
dur major
entscheidend important; major; significant cardinal; chief; conclusive; convincing; critical; crucial; decisive; effective; essential; final; indispensable; paramount; principal; vital
essentiell important; major; significant actual; actually; as a matter of fact; basic; central; crucial; desirable; desired; elemental; elementary; essential; exhaustive; fundamental; gladly seen; imperative; in demand; in fact; indispensable; inevitable; inevitably; material; necessarily; necessary; needfully; of necessity; pressing; real; really; required; thorough; true; urgent; vital; wanted; wished for
majeur major
wesentlich important; major; significant actual; actually; as a matter of fact; basic; capital; central; considerable; crucial; elemental; elementary; essential; fundamental; in fact; indispensable; material; real; really; respectable; significant; substantial; true; vital; wanted
wichtig important; major; significant central; crucial; elemental; essential; fundamental; impressive; material; respectable; vital; wanted

Related Words for "major":

  • majors, majorly

Synonyms for "major":

Antonyms for "major":

Related Definitions for "major":

  1. greater in number or size or amount1
    • a major portion (a majority) of the population1
    • a major portion of the winnings1
  2. greater in scope or effect1
    • a major contribution1
    • a major improvement1
    • a major break with tradition1
    • a major misunderstanding1
  3. of full legal age1
  4. of a scale or mode1
    • major scales1
    • the key of D major1
  5. of the field of academic study in which one concentrates or specializes1
    • his major field was mathematics1
  6. of greater importance or stature or rank1
    • a major artist1
    • a major role1
    • major highways1
  7. of greater seriousness or danger1
    • a major earthquake1
    • a major hurricane1
    • a major illness1
  8. of the elder of two boys with the same family name1
    • Jones major1
  9. the principal field of study of a student at a university1
    • her major is linguistics1
  10. a commissioned military officer in the United States Army or Air Force or Marines; below lieutenant colonel and above captain1
  11. a university student who is studying a particular field as the principal subject1
    • she is a linguistics major1
  12. have as one's principal field of study1
    • She is majoring in linguistics1

Wiktionary Translations for major:

  1. person of legal age
  2. The main area of study
  3. military rank
  1. larger musical interval
  2. musical chord or key
    • majordur
  1. Tonartbezeichnung, kurz für F-Dur
  2. in Zusammensetzungen: eine Tonart dieses Geschlechts
  3. Musik: Tongeschlecht einer Klangverbindung, deren Charakteristikum eine große Terz im Verhältnis zum Grundton ist.
  4. Tonart, Tonbezeichnung

Cross Translation:
major Dur majeur — majeur
major Major commandant — Grade OF-3 de l’armée de terre ou de l’air
major groß grand — De hauteur importante.

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