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English-German Glossaries from A to Z

An Index of our English-German Glossaries

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Annotated English-German and
German-English Glossaries

Note: This list includes ALL of our glossaries, but for more
detailed descriptions, see our main Glossaries page.



Almanac (Rivers, etc.)

Animals - Tierlexikon

Animal Sounds

ausmachen (verb meanings)

Austrian Dialect

Automobiles and Driving

Bad Words in German

Biblical - Religious


Body Vocabulary

Brand Names

Businesses - Stores

Business German

Calculator - Metric

Cars and Driving

Celebrations Feb/Mar

Celebrations Oct/Nov

Celebrations - Holidays

Cemetery - Graveyard

Chemical Elements

Christmas - Weihnachten

Cinema & Filmmaking


Cognates - English-German


Cooking: Food and Drink

Cooking and Recipes

Computers - Internet

Confusing Words


Countries - Nations

Counting and Numbers

Current Events

Dates and Time

Dative Verbs

Day by Day

Denglisch (English in German)

Dental - Dentist

Department Stores

Dining: Food and Drink (Eng-Ger)

Diseases & Cures

Disney Cartoon Characters

Dog and Cat Names

Driving: Traffic Signs

Easter Glossary

Eclipses - Solar



Euro & Money Glossary

False Friends/Cognates

Family & Relatives

Fasching - Karneval (Mardi Gras)

Film Titles in German

First Aid - Medical

Fish - Marine Animals

First Names


Flowers - Blumen

Food and Drink (English-German)

Food and Drink (Menu Guide)

Football - Soccer

Fraktur - Typografie

French Loan Words


Gender Hints

Genealogy Terms

Geography - Place Names

Germanic Genealogy

German Names

German Verbs (500+ verbs)

Good Wishes

Gothic Letters - Fraktur

Grammar Terms Glossary

Graveyard - Cemetery


Harry Potter Glossary

Historic Geographic Names

Holidays - Celebrations

Horoscope - Zodiac


House and Home

Human Body, The

Idioms & Sayings

Illnesses and Cures

Inventions - Inventors

Internet and Computing


Karneval - Mardi Gras (Fasching)

Land und Leute

Languages and Countries

lassen (verb meanings)

Latin in German

Lawn & Garden


Longest German Word?

Looney Tunes Characters

Love & Affection

Lyrics in German and English

Mardi Gras - Karneval (Fasching)

Marine Animals - Fish

Medical Vocabulary

menschlicher Körper

Menu and Dining (Menu Guide)

Menu: Food and Drink (Eng-Ger)

Metric Calculator

Modal Verbs

Money & Euro Glossary

Motoring and Cars

Movie Titles in German

Names in German

Nations - Nationality

News: English-German

News: German-English

New Year's - Silvester

Noun Gender

Numbers and Counting

Oktoberfest Glossary

Osterlexikon (Easter)

Pets: German Names

Phrasebook: Fashion

Picture Flashcards


Political Parties

Postal Vocabulary

Prefixes - Verbs

Quote of the Day

Real Estate - Housing

Real Estate Ad Abbreviations

Recipes and Cooking

Reflexive Verbs

Religion & Bible

Religion & Faiths

Restaurant (Menu/Dining)

Rivers - Flüsse

Romance and Love

Saint Nicholas & Christmas

schon, The Many Uses of

School & Education

Shakespeare in German


Shops - Stores

Soccer - Football

Songbirds - Singvögel

Song Lyrics (German & English)

Sports - Olympics

Surnames in German

Swearing in German


Teeth - Dental

Telephone - On the Phone

Terrorism Glossary

Thanksgiving - Erntedankfest

'Thank you' in German

Thesaurus (German)

Tierlexikon (Animals)

Time and Dates

Tongue Twisters - Zungenbrecher

Top 1000 German Words

Top 20 German Verbs

Traffic Signs



Trees and Wood Types

Typografie - Typography


Verb-Lexikon (500+ verbs)

Verb Prefixes (Sep./Insep.)


Wood Varieties

Word of the Day

Word Pairs (often confused)

Words to Avoid

Words of the Year

Zodiac, Signs of the

Note: This list includes ALL of our glossaries, but for more
detailed descriptions, see our main Glossaries page.

Daily Vocabulary

Daily German
A new German word or expression every weekday - for beginners or advanced learners.

Das Zitat des Tages
A daily quotation in German and English.

Glossary and Dictionary Pages

German Vocabulary
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Links for print and online dictionaries for German.

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Links for German translation resources and translation organizations.

Links for German vocabulary and expressions.

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