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Detailed Translations for strand from English to German


strand [the ~] noun

  1. the strand
    die Kabeldraht
  2. the strand (shore; bank)
    – the land along the edge of a body of water 1
    Ufer; Gestade; Flußbett

Translation Matrix for strand:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
Flußbett bank; shore; strand river-bed
Gestade bank; shore; strand
Kabeldraht strand
Ufer bank; shore; strand bank; coasts; embankment; land; shore; shores; solid ground; waterfront
- chain; fibril; filament; string
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- ground; maroon; run aground

Related Words for "strand":

  • stranded, strands

Synonyms for "strand":

Related Definitions for "strand":

  1. a necklace made by a stringing objects together1
    • a strand of pearls1
  2. line consisting of a complex of fibers or filaments that are twisted together to form a thread or a rope or a cable1
  3. a pattern forming a unity within a larger structural whole1
    • he tried to pick up the strands of his former life1
    • I could hear several melodic strands simultaneously1
  4. a poetic term for a shore (as the area periodically covered and uncovered by the tides)1
  5. a very slender natural or synthetic fiber1
  6. bring to the ground1
  7. drive (a vessel) ashore1
  8. leave stranded or isolated with little hope of rescue1

Wiktionary Translations for strand:

  1. beach
  2. short string
  3. strand of hair
  1. mehrere glatte, hängende Haare
  1. (intransitiv) (mit einem Schiff) auf Strand laufen

Cross Translation:
strand Schnur; Strippe ficelle — Petite corde dont on se sert ordinairement pour lier des paquets