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Haapsalu {prop} (town)  :: Haapsalu, Hapsal
Haarlem {prop} (capital city of North Holland)  :: Haarlem
Haast's eagle {n} (An extinct giant eagle)  :: Haastadler {m}
Habacuc {prop} (Habakkuk) SEE: Habakkuk  ::
Habakkuk {prop} (book of the Bible)  :: Habakuk {m}
haberdashery {n} (a shop selling such goods)  :: Kurzwarengeschäft {n}
habit {n} (an action done on a regular basis)  :: Gewohnheit {f}, Habitus {m}
habit {n} (long piece of clothing worn by monks and nuns)  :: Kutte
habitable {adj} (inhabited) SEE: inhabited  ::
habitable {adj} (where humans or other animals can live)  :: bewohnbar, habitabel
habitat {n} (natural conditions in which a plant or animal lives)  :: Habitat {n}
habitation {n} (a place of abode)  :: Behausung {f}
habitation {n} (the act of inhabitating)  :: Wohnen {n}
habitué {n} (devotee) SEE: devotee  ::
habitué {n} (one who frequents a place, a regular)  :: Stammgast {m}, Stammgästin {f}
habitual {adj} (behaving in a regular manner, as a habit)  :: gewohnt
habitual {adj} (being regular or usual)  :: gewohnt, gewöhnlich
habitual {adj} (recurring, or that is performed over and over again)  :: gewohnt
habitually {adv} (occurring regularly or usually)  :: gewöhnlich
habitus {n} (habitude)  :: Habitus {m}
haboob {n} (violent sandstorm)  :: Haboob {m}, Habub {m}
Habsburg {n}  :: Habsburg
hacienda {n} (homestead)  :: Hazienda {f}, Hacienda {f}
hack {n} (miner's pick) SEE: pickaxe  ::
hackberry {n} (shrub of the genus Celtis)  :: Zürgelbaum, Nesselbäum
hacker {n} (one who uses a computer to gain unauthorized access to data)  :: Hacker {m}
hackneyed {adj} (repeated too often)  :: abgedroschen, abgenutzt, banal
hacksaw {n} (saw)  :: Bügelsäge {f}
hadal {adj} (of the deepest parts of the ocean)  :: benthal
had best {v} (had better) SEE: had better  ::
haddock {n} (marine fish)  :: Schellfisch {m}
Hadean time {prop} (Hadean) SEE: Hadean  ::
Hades {prop} (from Greek mythology)  :: Hades {m}
Hades {prop} (the underworld, the domain of Hades)  :: Hades {m}
hadith {n} (collected sayings and actions of Muhammad)  :: Hadith {m}
Hadrian {prop} (male given name) SEE: Adrian  ::
Hadrian {prop} (the Roman emperor)  :: Hadrian
hadron {n} (particle)  :: Hadron {n}
haematology {n} (scientific study of blood and blood-producing organs)  :: Hämatologie {f}
haemo- {prefix} (pertaining to blood)  :: hämo-
haemodialysis {n} (use of dialysis to remove waste from the blood)  :: Hämodialyse {f}, Dialyse {f}
haemophilia {n} (any of several hereditary illnesses that impair the body's ability to control bleeding)  :: Hämophilie {f}, Bluterkrankheit {f}
haemorrhage {n} (heavy loss of blood)  :: Blutung {f}
haemorrhoids {n} (a pathological condition)  :: Hämorrhoiden {f-p}
hafnium {n} (chemical element)  :: Hafnium {n}
hag {n} (an ugly old woman)  :: Hexe {f}, Vettel {f}
hag {n} (a witch, sorceress, or enchantress; also, a wizard)  :: Hexe {f}
haggard {adj} (looking exhausted and unwell)  :: abgespannt, ausgezehrt, abgezehrt, mitgenommen, verhärmt, ausgemergelt, abgehärmt, gezeichnet
haggard {adj} (wild or untamed)  :: wild, ungezähmt, ungebändigt
haggis {n} (dish)  :: Haggis {m}
haggle {v} (to argue for a better deal)  :: feilschen, [dated] markten
Hagia Sophia {prop} (a former basilica, now a museum in Turkey)  :: Hagia Sophia
hagiographic {adj} (of or pertaining to hagiography)  :: hagiografisch
hagiography {n} (biography of a saint)  :: Lebensbeschreibung der Heiligen {f}
hagiography {n} (study of saints)  :: Lebensbeschreibung der Heiligen {f}
haha {interj} (representation of laughter)  :: haha
haiku {n} (Japanese poem of a specific form)  :: Haiku {n}
haiku {n} (poem of similar structure)  :: Haiku {n}
hail {n} (balls of ice)  :: Hagel {m}
hail {v} (said when hail is falling)  :: hageln
hail {v} (to greet)  :: grüßen
Hail Mary {n} (prayer)  :: Ave Maria {n}, englischer Gruß {m}
hailstone {n} (single ball of hail)  :: Hagelkorn {n}
Hainaut {prop} (province)  :: Hennegau
hair {n} (a pigmented keratinaceous growth on the human head)  :: Haar {n} [individual], Haare {n} [usually plural]
hair {n} (one of the above-mentioned filaments)  :: Haaresbreite {f}
hair {n} (the collection or mass of filaments growing from the skin of humans and animals)  :: Haar {n}
hairball {n} (wad of fur)  :: Fellknäuel {n}
hairbrush {n} (a brush used in hair care)  :: Haarbürste {f}
hair-brush {n} (a brush used in hair care) SEE: hairbrush  ::
hair curler {n} (a small tube that is rolled into a person's hair) SEE: hair roller  ::
haircut {n} (act of cutting of hair)  :: Haarschnitt {m}
haircut {n} (way hair is cut)  :: Frisur {f}
hairdresser {n} (professional for haircutting or hairstyling)  :: Friseur {m}, Friseurin {f}, Frisör {m}, Frisörin {f}
hair dryer {n} (an electrical device used for drying hair) SEE: hairdryer  ::
hairdryer {n} (electrical appliance for drying hair)  :: Föhn {m}
hair dye {n} (any of various materials used to dye hair on the head)  :: Haarfärbemittel {n}, Haarfarbstoff {m}
hair gel {n} (hairstyling gel that hardens the hair)  :: Haargel {n}
hairless {adj} (bald) SEE: bald  ::
hairless {adj} (destitute of hair)  :: haarlos
hairnet {n} (net designed to keep hair up)  :: Haarnetz {n}
hairpiece {n} (false substitute for a person's hair)  :: Haarteil {n}
hairpin {n} (pin or fastener for the hair)  :: Haarnadel {f}
hair roller {n} (a small tube that is rolled into a person's hair)  :: Lockenwickler {m}
hair-splitting {n} (the act of finding exceedingly small differences which are neither important nor prominent)  :: Haarspalterei {f}
hair spray {n} (hairstyling product that stiffens the hair)  :: Haarspray {n}
hairstyle {n} (the style in which someone's hair has been cut and arranged)  :: Frisur {f}
hairy {adj} (of a body part other than the head)  :: behaart, haarig
hairy {adj} (of an animal)  :: pelzartig
hairy {adj} (of a person)  :: behaart, haarig
hairy-eared dwarf lemur {n} (Allocebus trichotis)  :: Büschelohrmaki {m}
haitch {n} (name of the letter H) SEE: aitch  ::
Haiti {prop} (A country in the Caribbean)  :: Haiti
Haitian {adj} (pertaining to the country, people, or language)  :: haitianisch
Haitian {n} (person from Haiti)  :: Haitianer {m}, Haitianerin {f}
Haitian Creole {prop} (language spoken in Haiti)  :: Haitianisch {n}
hajduk {n} (a mercenary foot soldier in Hungary)  :: heiduck
hajj {n} (pilgrimage to Mecca)  :: Haddsch {m}, Hadsch {m}, Hadj {m}
hake {n} (fish)  :: Hechtdorsch {m}, Seehecht {m}
halal {adj} (fit to eat according to Muslim religious customs)  :: halal
halant {n} (virama) SEE: virama  ::
halberd {n} (hand weapon)  :: Hellebarde {f}
halcyon days {n} (halcyon days)  :: Halkyonische Tage {p}
half {adj} (consisting of a half)  :: halb
half {adj} (consisting of some indefinite portion resembling a half)  :: halb
half {adv} (in two equal parts or to an equal degree)  :: halb
half {n} (one of two equal parts into which anything may be divided)  :: Hälfte {f}
half-baked {adj} (incomplete)  :: unausgegoren
half-breed {n} (derogatory: person of racially mixed ancestry)  :: Mischling {m}
half brother {n} (a male sibling)  :: Halbbruder {m}
half-cell {n} (half cell) SEE: half cell  ::
half-crown {n} (coin)  :: halbe Krone {f}
half-hearted {adj} (Not sincere; lacking full energy)  :: halbherzig
half-hour {n} (period)  :: halbe Stunde {f}
half-hourly {adv} (twice an hour)  :: jede halbe Stunde
half-life {n} (chemistry: time required for concentration to fall to half)  :: Halbwertszeit {f}
half-life {n}  :: Halbwertszeit {f}
half-life {n} (time in physics)  :: Halbwertszeit {f}
half-line {n} (ray)  :: Strahl {m}, Halbgerade {f}
half-moon {n} (anything shaped like a crescent)  :: Halbmond {m}
half-moon {n} (the moon in its first or last quarter)  :: Halbmond {m}
half-naked {adj} (with very few clothes on)  :: halbnackt
half nephew {n} (son of a half sibling)  :: Halbneffe {m}
half note {n} (minim) SEE: minim  ::
half orphan {n} (person, especially a child, with only one living parent)  :: Halbwaise {f}
half past {n} ("half past one" as example of usage in other languages)  :: halb zwei
half-pipe {n} (A structure used to perform tricks)  :: Halfpipe {f}
half sister {n} (maternal half sister)  :: Halbschwester {f}
half sister {n} (paternal half sister)  :: Halbschwester {f}
half-staff {n} (half-mast) SEE: half-mast  ::
half time {n} (interval between halves)  :: Halbzeit {f}
half-title {n} (book title)  :: Vortitel {m}, Schmutztitel {m}
halftone {n} (half the interval between two notes)  :: Halbton {m}
halftone {n} (picture made by half-toning)  :: Rasterdruck {m}
half-truth {n} (A deceptive statement)  :: Halbwahrheit {f}
half-uncle {n} (half-brother of one's parent)  :: Halbonkel
halfway {adv} (midway)  :: halbwegs
half-year {n} (period of half a year)  :: Halbjahr {n}
half-yearly {adj} (semiannual) SEE: semiannual  ::
half-yearly {adv} (twice a year)  :: halbjährlich
halibut {n} (fish of genus Hippoglossus)  :: Heilbutt {m}, Heiligbutt {m}, Heiligenbutt {m}, Pferdezunge, Riesenscholle
halitosis {n} (condition of having foul-smelling breath)  :: Mundgeruch {m}
hall {n} (building providing student accommodation)  :: Studentenwohnheim {n}
hall {n} ( corridor or a hallway.)  :: Flur {m}, Korridor {m}, Diele {f}
hall {n} (manor house)  :: Herrenhaus {n}
hall {n} (meeting room)  :: Halle {f}
hall {n} (principal room of a secular medieval building)  :: Saal {m}, Halle {f}
Hall effect {n} (development of a transverse voltage gradient)  :: Halleffekt {m}
hallelujah {interj} (exclamation to praise God)  :: halleluja
hallelujah {interj} (general exclamation of gratitude)  :: Gott sei Dank
hallelujah {n} (shout of Hallelujah)  :: Halleluja {n}
Halley's Comet {prop} (comet)  :: Halleyscher Komet {m}
hallmark {n} (a distinct characteristic)  :: Kennzeichen {n}
hallmark {n} (an official marking)  :: Repunze {f}, Punze {f}
hall of fame {n} (collection of memorabilia relating to a specific field which honors among other things people of great importance to that field)  :: Ruhmeshalle {f}
hallow {n} (holy person)  :: Heiliger {m}, Heilige {f}
hallow {v} (to sanctify)  :: heiligen, heilig machen, sanktifizieren, weihen
Halloween {n} (31st of October)  :: Halloween {n}
hallows {n} (plural of hallow) SEE: hallow  ::
hallucination {n} (sensory perception of something that does not exist)  :: Halluzination {f}, Wahnvorstellung {f}, Sinnestäuschung {f}, Illusion {f}
hallucinogen {n} (that which causes hallucinations)  :: Halluzinogen {n}
hallux {n} (big toe) SEE: big toe  ::
halo {n} (atmospheric phenomenon)  :: Halo {m}
halo {n} (luminous disc around the heads of saints)  :: Heiligenschein {m}
haloalkane {n} (chemical compound)  :: Halogenalkan
halocarbon {n}  :: Halogenkohlenwasserstoff {m}
halogen {n} (any element of group 7)  :: Halogen {n}
halt {n} (cessation)  :: Halt {m}, Blockierung {f}, Pause
halt {n} (minor railway station)  :: Halteplatz {m}, Haltestelle {f}
halt {v} (to cause something to stop)  :: anhalten, stoppen, stocken
halt {v} (to stop either temporarily or permanently)  :: anhalten, stoppen, rasten
halt {v} (to waver or be hesitant)  :: anhalten, stoppen, stocken, zögern
halter {n} (animal's headgear)  :: Halfter {n}
haltingly {adv} (full of pauses or hesitation)  :: zögernd
halting problem {n} (problem in theoretical computer science)  :: Halteproblem {n}
halva {n} (confection)  :: Halva {m}
halve {v} (to divide)  :: halbieren
halve {v} (to reduce to half of original)  :: halbieren
ham {n} (thigh of a hog cured for food)  :: Schinken {m}
Hamadan {prop} (city in Iran)  :: Hamadan
hamartia {n} (sin) SEE: sin  ::
hamartia {n} (tragic flaw)  :: Hamartie, Irrtum
Hamas {prop} (Islamic militant organization)  :: Hamas {f}
hamate bone {n} (one of the wrist bones)  :: Hakenbein {n}
Hamburg {prop} (city)  :: Hamburg {n}
Hamburg {prop} (state)  :: Hamburg {n}
hamburger {n} (ground beef)  :: Mett {n}, Rindermett {n}
hamburger {n} (patty)  :: Hamburger {m}
hamburger {n} (sandwich)  :: Hamburger {m}
ham-fisted {adj} (lacking skill in physical movement)  :: unbeholfen, plump
Hamilcar {prop} (given name)  :: Hamilkar
Hamiltonian path {n} (path which visits each vertex exactly once)  :: Hamilton-Pfad {m}
ham it up {v} (performing arts: exaggerate one's emotions or movements)  :: zu dick auftragen
hamlet {n} (small village)  :: Weiler {m}, Dorf {n}, [pejorative] Kaff {n}
Hamlet {prop} (the main character of the play Hamlet)  :: Hamlet {m}
hammam {n} (Turkish bath) SEE: Turkish bath  ::
hammer {n} (device made of a heavy steel ball)  :: Hammer {m}
hammer {n} (malleus (see also malleus))  :: Hammer {m}
hammer {n} (piano part)  :: Hammer {m}
hammer {n} (tool)  :: Hammer {m}
hammer and sickle {n} (symbol of communism)  :: Hammer und Sichel
hammerhead shark {n} (shark of the genus Sphyrna)  :: Hammerhai {m}
hammer throw {n} (athletic event where a heavy steel ball with a handle attached is thrown)  :: Hammerwurf {m}, Hammerwerfen {n}
hammock {n} (swinging couch or bed)  :: Hängematte {f}
hamper {n} (anything which impedes)  :: Hindernis {n}
ham radio {n} (ham radio) SEE: amateur radio  ::
hamster {n} (small, short-tailed European rodent)  :: Hamster {m}
hamstring {n} (biceps femoris) SEE: biceps femoris  ::
hamza {n} (Arabic hamza)  :: Hamza {n}, Hamsa {n}
Han {prop} (Chinese ethnicity)  :: Han, Han-Chinesen {p}
hanami {n} (Japanese custom)  :: Hanami {n}
hand {n} (handwriting; style of penmanship)  :: Handschrift {f}
hand {n} (part of the fore limb)  :: Hand {f}
hand {n} (pointer of an analogue/analog clock)  :: Zeiger {m}
hand {n} (servant, laborer, workman, trained for special duty; a performer)  :: Handlanger {m}
hand {n} (set of cards held by a player in a card game)  :: Hand {f}, Blatt {n}
hand {n} (side; part; direction, either right or left)  :: Hand {f}, Seite {f}
hand {n} (small part of a gunstock near the lock, grasped when aiming)  :: Handgriff {m}
hand {n} (that which is, or may be, held in a hand at once)  :: Handvoll {f}
hand {v} (to give, pass or transmit with the hand)  :: reichen
hand {v} (to lead, guide, or assist with the hand)  :: geleiten
handbag {n} (small bag used by women)  :: Handtasche {f}
handball {n} (football offence)  :: Handspiel {n}
handball {n} (team sport)  :: Handball {m}
handbook {n} (a book of reference)  :: Handbuch {n}
handbrake {n} (hand-operated brake in a car)  :: Handbremse {f}
handcar {n} (a light railroad car propelled by a hand-operated pumping mechanism) SEE: draisine  ::
handcart {n} (a cart designed to be pulled or pushed by hand)  :: Handwagen {m}, Handkarren {m}
handcuff {n} (ring of a locking fetter for the hand)  :: Handschelle {f}
handcuffs {n} (metal rings for fastening wrists)  :: Handschellen {f-p}
hand down {v} (transmit in succession)  :: überliefern
handed {adj} (with hands joined) SEE: hand in hand  ::
handedness {n} (preference for using the right or left hand)  :: Händigkeit {f}
handedness {n} (property)  :: Chiralität {f}
handfast {n} (contract)  :: Handfest {n}
handful {n} (amount held in hand)  :: Handvoll {f}
handful {n} (small quantity)  :: Handvoll {f}
hand grenade {n} (explosive device)  :: Handgranate {f}
handicap {n} (allowance granted in a race to the competitor)  :: Vorsprung {m}
handicap {n} (disadvantage, in particular physical or mental disadvantages of people)  :: Behinderung {m}
handicapped {adj} (having a handicap)  :: behindert
handicraft {n} (trade requiring skill of hand)  :: Handarbeit {f}, Handwerk {n}, Kunsthandwerk {n}
hand in hand {adv} (holding or clasping hands)  :: Hand in Hand
hand in hand {adv} (naturally together)  :: Hand in Hand
hand job {n} (An act of masturbation performed by someone else's hand)  :: Handjob {m}
handkerchief {n} (cloth for wiping the face, eyes, nose or hands)  :: Taschentuch {m}
handkerchief {n} (cloth to be worn about the neck)  :: Halstuch {n}, [silk] Seidenhalstuch {n}, Nickituch {n}
handlanger {n} (An unskilled assistant to an artisan)  :: Handlanger {m}
handle {n} (part of an object which is held in the hand when used or moved)  :: Griff {m}
handlebar {n} (bar for steering)  :: Lenker {m}
handless {adj} (without a hand)  :: handlos, armlos
handle with kid gloves {v} (to treat something very delicately)  :: mit Samthandschuhen anfassen
handling {n} (criminal offence)  :: Hehlerei {f}
handling {n} (touching, controlling, managing with the hands)  :: Bedienung {f}, Handhabung {f}, Umgang {m}, Handling {n}
hand log {n} (simple device for measuring the speed of a vessel) SEE: chip log  ::
handmade {adj} (made by hand)  :: handgemacht
hand net {n} (small net)  :: Kescher {m}
hand out {v} (to distribute)  :: verteilen, austeilen
handout {n} (a gift to the poor or needy)  :: Almosen {n}
handout {n} (a worksheet, leaflet or pamphlet given out for a certain use)  :: Flugblatt {n}, Zettel {m}
hand over {v} (to relinquish control or possession)  :: übergeben, überreichen, aushändigen
handpicked {v} (selected with great care)  :: handverlesen
hand puppet {n} (puppet operated by the hand)  :: Handpuppe {f}
handrail {n} (rail which can be held)  :: Geländer {n}
hand sanitizer {n} (a product used as an alternative to washing hands with soap and water)  :: Händedesinfektionsmittel {n}
handsaw {n} (saw small enough to be used by one hand)  :: Fuchsschwanz {m}, Handsäge {f}
handshake {n} (grasping of hands by two people)  :: Händeschütteln {n}, Handschlag {m}
hands off {adj} (not interfering)  :: tun lassen
hands off {interj} (don't touch!)  :: Finger weg, Hände weg
handsome {adj} (moderately large)  :: stattlich
handsome {adj} (of man: agreeable to the eye or to correct taste)  :: hübsch, stattlich
handstand {n} (a movement or position in which a person is upside down)  :: Handstand {m}
hands up {interj} (surrender!)  :: Hände hoch!
hand tool {n} (tool powered by human muscle)  :: Handwerkzeug {n}
hand towel {n} (towel used for drying the hands or face)  :: Handtuch {n}
hand truck {n} (box-moving handcart)  :: Sackkarre {f}, Sackrodel {f}
handwriting {n} (act or process of writing with the hand)  :: Handschrift {f}
handwriting {n} (characteristic writing of a particular person)  :: Handschrift {f}
handwritten {adj} (written with a pen or pencil)  :: handschriftlich
handy {adj} (easy to use)  :: anstellig, handlich, praktisch
handy {adj} (within reach)  :: in Reichweite, griffbereit, zur Hand
handyman {n} (man who does odd tasks)  :: Handlanger {m}
hang {v} (chess: to be vulnerable to capture)  :: hängen
hang {v} (chess: to cause to become vulnerable to capture)  :: hängen
hang {v} (computing: to cause (a program or computer) to stop responding)  :: hängen, aufhängen
hang {v} (informal: to loiter)  :: herumlungern, [slang] herumhängen, [slang] herumgammeln, herumdrücken
hang {v} (to apply (wallpaper or drywall to a wall))  :: aufhängen
hang {v} (to be executed using gallows)  :: aufhängen
hang {v} (to be or remain suspended)  :: hängen
hang {v} (to cause to be suspended)  :: aufhängen
hang {v} (to decorate (something) with hanging objects)  :: schmücken, dekorieren
hang {v} (to execute by suspension from the neck)  :: hängen, [archaic] henken
hang {v} (to exhibit by hanging)  :: ausstellen
hang {v} (to float as if suspended)  :: hängte
hang {v} (to hold or bear in a suspended or inclined manner or position)  :: hängen
hang {v} (to place on a hook)  :: aufhängen
hangar {n} (a large garage-like structure where aircraft are kept)  :: Hangar {m}
hang around {v} (to spend time or be friends)  :: abhängen [slang], herumhängen, rumhängen
hang by a thread {v} (to be in a precarious situation)  :: am seidenen Faden hängen, an einem seidenen Faden hängen
hanger {n} (a clothes hanger)  :: Bügel {m}
Hangeul {n} (Korean phonetic script)  :: Hangeul {n}, Hangul {n}
hang glider {n} (aircraft)  :: Hängegleiter {m}, Deltagleiter {m}
hanging {adj} (suspended)  :: hängend
hanging {n} (anything wide, high and thin that is hung)  :: Behang {m}
hanging {n} (means of execution)  :: Erhängung {f}
hanging {n} (public event at which a person is hanged)  :: Erhängung {f}
hanging {n} (way in which hangings (decorations) are arranged)  :: Hängung {f}
hangman {n} (executioner)  :: Henker {m}
hangman's noose {n} (knot)  :: Henkersknoten {m}
hangnail {n} (protruding piece of nail tissue or skin near base of fingernail or toenail)  :: Niednagel {m}, Nietnagel {m}
hang on {v} (persevere)  :: durchhalten
hang on {v} (to keep; to store something for someone)  :: aufbewahren
hang on every word {v} (To be completely attentive to what another person is saying)  :: an den Lippen hängen
hang out {v} (to do nothing in particular)  :: abhängen, herumhängen
hang out to dry {v} (to abandon someone in need)  :: im Regen stehen lassen
hangover {n} (illness caused by heavy drinking)  :: Katzenjammer {m}, Kater {m}
hangover {n} (unpleasant relic left from prior events)  :: Überbleibsel {n}
hangul {n} (Hangeul) SEE: Hangeul  ::
Hangul {prop} (Korean phonetic script) SEE: hangul  ::
hang up {v} (put up to hang)  :: aufhängen
hang up {v} (terminate a phone call)  :: auflegen
Hanja {prop} (Korean phonetic script) SEE: hanja  ::
Hannah {prop} (female given name)  :: Hanna, Hannah
Hannah {prop} (mother of Samuel)  :: Hanna
Hannibal {prop} (name)  :: Hannibal
Hanoi {prop} (capital of Vietnam)  :: Hanoi {n}
Hanover {prop} (German city)  :: Hannover {n}
Hanse {n} (guild of merchants)  :: Hanse {f}
Hanse {n} (Hanseatic League) SEE: Hanseatic League  ::
Hanseatic {adj} (of or pertaining to the German Hanse)  :: hanseatisch, hansisch, Hanse-
Hanseatic city {n} (member-city of the Hanseatic League)  :: Hansestadt {f}
Hanseatic League {prop}  :: Hanse {f}
Hansel {prop} (fictional character in Hansel and Gretel)  :: Hänsel {m}
Hansel {prop} (given name)  :: Hänsel {m}
Hansel and Gretel {prop} (the fairy tale)  :: Hänsel und Gretel
Hanukkah {prop} (the Jewish festival)  :: Chanukka {f}
Hanzi {n} (Chinese character) SEE: Chinese character  ::
Haora {prop} (Howrah) SEE: Howrah  ::
hapax {n} (hapax legomenon) SEE: hapax legomenon  ::
hapax legomenon {n} (word occurring only once)  :: Hapaxlegomenon {n}, Hapax legomenon {n}, hapax legomenon {n}
haphazard {adj} (random, chaotic, incomplete)  :: planlos, willkürlich
haphazardly {adv} (in a haphazard manner)  :: planlos, wahllos, willkürlich, zufällig
hapless {adj} (very unlucky; ill-fated)  :: unglückselig
haplogroup {n} (group of haplotypes)  :: Haplogruppe {f}
haploid {adj} (having a single set of unpaired chromosomes)  :: haploid
haplology {n} (deleting syllables)  :: Haplologie {f}
haply {adv} (perhaps) SEE: perhaps  ::
happen {v} (to occur)  :: geschehen, passieren, stattfinden
happening {n} (a spontaneous or improvised event, especially one that involves audience participation)  :: Happening {n}
happen on {v} (happen on) SEE: chance upon  ::
happily {adv} (fortunately)  :: glücklicherweise
happily {adv} (in a happy manner)  :: glücklich, glücklicherweise, fröhlich
happily {adv} (willingly)  :: bereitwillig, gerne
happily ever after {adv} (happily until one's death)  :: und wenn sie nicht gestorben sind, dann leben sie noch heute
happiness {n} (emotion of being happy)  :: Glück {n}, Glücklichkeit {f}
happiness {n}  :: Fröhlichkeit {f}, Glück {n}
happy {adj} (content (to do something); having no objection (to something))  :: mit (etwas) einverstanden sein
happy {adj} (enjoying peace, comfort, etc.; contented, joyous)  :: glücklich
happy {adj} (fortunate)  :: glücklich
happy birthday {interj} (good wishes for a birthday)  :: alles Gute zum Geburtstag, herzlichen Glückwunsch zum Geburtstag, [informally] viel Glück zum Geburtstag
Happy Easter {phrase} (an expression used during Easter)  :: frohe Ostern
happy ending {n} (happy end)  :: Happy End {n}, glückliches Ende {n}
happy-go-lucky {adj} (carefree)  :: sorgenfrei, unbekümmert
Happy Holidays {phrase} (holiday greeting)  :: frohe Feiertage, frohe Festtage, frohes Fest
Happy New Year {phrase} (Happy New Year)  :: frohes neues Jahr, Prosit Neujahr, Ein gutes neues Jahr, Fröhliches neues Jahr, Guten Rutsch, Guten Rutsch ins neue Jahr, Gutes neues Jahr
haptic {adj} (relating to the sense of touch)  :: haptisch
harakat {n} (Arabic diacritic, see also: vocalization)  :: Harakat
hara-kiri {n} (ceremonial suicide by ripping open the abdomen)  :: Harakiri {n}
hara-kiri {n} (self-destructive act)  :: Harakiri {n}
harangue {n} (tirade)  :: Moralpredigt, Tirade {f}
harass {v} (to annoy; to molest)  :: belästigen
harass {v} (to put excessive burdens upon)  :: verfolgen
harassment {n} (deliberate pestering or annoying)  :: Belästigung {f}
harassment {n} (Persistent attacks and criticism causing worry and distress)  :: Belästigung {f}
harbinger {n} (that which foretells the coming of something)  :: [person] Vorbote {m}, [thing] Omen {n}
harbinger {v} (to announce)  :: ankündigen
harbor {n} (harbour) SEE: harbour  ::
harbor {n} (harbour) SEE: harbour  ::
harbour {n} (for ships)  :: Hafen {m}
hard {adj} (demanding a lot of effort to endure)  :: schwierig
hard {adj} (of drink: strong)  :: stark
hard {adj} (of water, high in dissolved calcium compounds)  :: hart
hard {adj} (requiring a lot of effort to do or understand)  :: schwierig, hart, schwer, herausfordernd
hard {adj} (resistant to pressure)  :: hart, fest
hard {adj} (severe)  :: hart
hard {adj} (unquestionable)  :: fix
hard-boiled {adj} (of an egg)  :: hartgekocht
hard disk {n} (recording disk in a drive unit)  :: Festplatte {f}
hard disk {n} (unit and all the disks within it)  :: Festplatte {f}
hard drive {n} (device used for storing large amounts of data)  :: Festplatte {f}
hardened {adj} (unfeeling or lacking emotion due to experience; callous)  :: abgehärtet, verhärtet
hard feelings {n} (resentment or anger)  :: Ärger, Groll
hard labor {n} (forced labor) SEE: forced labor  ::
hard-liner {n} (A person who takes a firm position on some policy)  :: Hardliner {m}, Hardlinerin {f}
hardly {adv} (barely, only just)  :: kaum
hard maple {n} (sugar maple) SEE: sugar maple  ::
hardness {n} (quality of being hard)  :: Härte {f}
hard nut to crack {n} (challenging problem to solve)  :: harte Nuss {f}
hard of hearing {adj} (having difficulty hearing)  :: schwerhörig
hard-on {n} (erection of the penis)  :: Ständer {m} [slang]
hard palate {n} (tissue)  :: harter Gaumen {m}
hardpan {n} (layer of soil)  :: Ortstein {m}
hard rock {n} (rock music genre)  :: Hard Rock {m}, Hardrock {m}
hard roe {n} (roe) SEE: roe  ::
hardship {n} (difficulty or trouble)  :: Härte {f}, Not {f}
hard shoulder {n} (verge to the side of a highway)  :: Standstreifen {m}
hardware {n} (Fixtures, equipment, tools and devices used for general purpose construction and repair of a structure or object)  :: Eisenwaren {f-p}
hardware {n} (The part of a computer that is fixed and cannot be altered without replacement or physical modification)  :: Hardware {f}
hardware description language {n}  :: Hardwarebeschreibungssprache {f}
hardware store {n} (merchant)  :: Baumarkt {m}
hardwood {n}  :: Hartholz {n}
hardworking {adj} (taking her work seriously and doing it well and rapidly)  :: fleißig, arbeitsam, eifrig
hard-working {adj} (tending to work with ardour) SEE: hardworking  ::
hardy {adj} (inured to fatigue or hardships)  :: abgehärtet, widerstandsfähig
hare {n} (animal)  :: Hase {m}
harelip {n} (congenital malformation of the upper lip)  :: Hasenscharte {f}
harem {n} (group of women in a polygamous household)  :: Harem {m}
harem {n} (the private part of an Arab household)  :: Harem {m}
haricot {n} (common bean) SEE: common bean  ::
harlequin {n} (pantomime fool)  :: Harlekin
harlequin duck {n} (Histrionicus histrionicus)  :: Kragenente {f}
harlot {n} (a female prostitute)  :: Dirne {f}, Hure {f}, Nutte {f}
harm {n} (injury; hurt; damage; detriment; misfortune)  :: Schaden {m}
harm {v} (cause damage)  :: schaden
harmful {adj} (likely to be damaging)  :: schädlich
harmless {adj} (incapable of causing harm or danger)  :: harmlos, unschädlich, ungefährlich
harmlessness {n} (the characteristic of being harmless)  :: Harmlosigkeit {f}
harmonic {adj} (pertaining to harmony)  :: harmonisch
harmonic {adj} (pleasant to hear)  :: harmonisch
harmonica {n} (musical instrument, consisting of a series of glasses)  :: Glasharmonika {f}
harmonica {n} (wind instrument)  :: Mundharmonika {f}
harmonic mean {n} (type of average)  :: harmonisches Mittel {n}
harmonious {adj} (having components pleasingly combined)  :: harmonisch
harmonious {adj} (melodious)  :: harmonisch
harmonious {adj} (showing accord)  :: harmonisch
harmonium {n}  :: Harmonium {n}
harmonization {n} (act of harmonizing)  :: Harmonisierung {f}
harmonize {v} (to be in harmonious agreement)  :: harmonieren
harmonize {v} (to bring things into harmony, or to make things compatible)  :: harmonisieren
harmonize {v} (to play or sing in harmony)  :: harmonieren
harmonize {v} (to provide the harmony for a melody)  :: harmonisieren
harmony {n} (agreement or accord)  :: Harmonie {f}
harmony {n} (music: the academic study of chords)  :: Harmonie {f}
harmony {n} (music: two or more notes played simultaneously to produce a chord)  :: Harmonie {f}
harmony {n} (pleasing combination of elements, or arrangement of sounds)  :: Harmonie {f}
harness {n} (restraint or support)  :: Geschirr {n}, Pferdegeschirr {n}, Gurt {m}, Anschnallgurt {m}
harness {v} (to place a harness on something)  :: vorspannen, nutzbar machen
Harold {prop} (male given name)  :: Harald
harp {n} (musical instrument)  :: Harfe {f}
harp {v} (to repeatedly mention a subject)  :: auf (etwas) herumreiten
harpist {n} (Person who plays the harp)  :: Harfenist {m}, Harfenistin {f}
harpoon {n} (spearlike weapon)  :: Harpune {f}
harp seal {n} (a species of seal)  :: Sattelrobbe {f}
harpsichord {n} (musical instrument)  :: Spinett {n}, Cembalo {n}
harpsichordist {n} (one who plays the harpsichord)  :: Cembalist {m}, Cembalistin {f}
harpy {n} (An obnoxious, shrewish woman)  :: Drachen {m}
harpy {n} (fabulous winged monster with the face of a woman)  :: Harpyie {f}
harpy eagle {n} (Harpia harpyja)  :: Harpyie {f}
harquebus {n} (obsolete matchlock firearm)  :: Arkebuse {f}, Hakenbüchse {f}
harridan {n} (vicious and scolding woman)  :: Drache {m} (alter Drachen {m}), Xanthippe {f}, Hexe {f}, Vettel {f}
harrier {n} (birds of prey)  :: Weihe {f}
harrow {n} (device)  :: Egge {f}
harrow {v} (drag a harrow over)  :: eggen
harrow {v} (traumatise, frighten)  :: peinigen, quälen
harrowing {adj} (causing pain or distress)  :: erschütternd, grauenhaft, grauenvoll
harrowing of hell {n} (raid into the underworld)  :: Höllenfahrt {m}
harsh {adj} (rough)  :: rau, harsch
harsh {adj} (severe or cruel)  :: unwirsch, harsch, scharf, hart, streng, schrill, herb, rau, grell
harshly {adv} (in a harsh manner; severely)  :: harsch
hartebeest {n} (Alcelaphus bucelaphus)  :: Kuhantilope {f}
Hartmann {prop} (surname)  :: Hartmann
Harun {prop} (given name)  :: Harun
Harvard {prop} (university)  :: Harvard
harvest {n}  :: Frucht {f} , Ausbeute {f}
harvest {n} (process of harvesting, gathering the ripened crop)  :: Ernte {f}
harvest {n} (yield of harvesting)  :: Ernte {f}
harvest {v} (to bring in a harvest; reap)  :: ernten
harvestman {n} (arachnid)  :: Afterspinne {f}, Kanker {m}, Schneckenkanker {m}, Schneider {m}, Weberknecht {m}, Zimmermann {m} (Switzerland)
harvest mite {n} (harvest mite)  :: Herbstgrasmilbe {f}
Haryana {prop} (state)  :: Haryana
Harz {prop} (mountain range)  :: Harz
has-been {n} (person declining in popularity or effectiveness)  :: ehemalige Größe {f}
Hasdrubal {prop} (given name)  :: Hasdrubal
hash {n} (chopped food, especially meat and potatoes)  :: Gehacktes {n}, Haschee {n}, Hackfleisch {n}, (Austria) Faschiertes {n}
hash {n} (clipped form of hashish )  :: Hasch {n}
hash {n} (confused mess)  :: Durcheinander {n}
hash {n} (key generated by a hash function)  :: Hash {n}
hash {n} (the # symbol)  :: Rautenzeichen {n}, Raute {f}, Doppelkreuz {n}, Gartenzaun {m}, Nummernzeichen {n}, Lattenkreuz {n}
hash {v} (to chop into small pieces)  :: hacken, zerhacken
hash {v} (to make a quick, rough version)  :: grob entwerfen
hash browns {n} (chopped and fried potatoes)  :: Bratkartoffeln, Rösti {m}
Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan {prop} (Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan)  :: Haschemitisches Königreich Jordanien {n}
hashish {n} (dried leaves of the Indian hemp plant)  :: Haschisch {n}, Hasch {n}
hashish {n} (marijuana generally) SEE: cannabis  ::
hashtag {n} (a tag with a hash sign)  :: Hashtag {n}
Haskell {prop} (language)  :: Haskell
Hassid {n} (a member of a Hassidic movement)  :: Chassid {m}
hassium {n} (chemical element with atomic number 108)  :: Hassium {n}
hassle {n} (action which is not worth the difficulty involved)  :: Mühe {f}
hassle {n} (fight or argument)  :: Streit {m}, Zank {m}
hassle {n} (trouble, bother, unwanted annoyances or problems)  :: Ärger {m}
hassle {v} (To pick a fight or start an argument)  :: provozieren
hassle {v} (To trouble, to bother, to annoy)  :: ärgern, nerven, plagen
Hassānīya {n} (Language)  :: Hassania
hassock {n} (grass)  :: Grasbüschel {n}
hassock {n} (kneeler)  :: Kniekissen {n}, Betkissen {n}, Kniebankkissen {n}
hassock {n} (ottoman)  :: Sitzkissen {n}
haste {n} (speedy or quick action)  :: Eile {f}, Hast {f}
haste makes waste {proverb} (one makes mistakes when being too hasty)  :: Eile mit Weile
hasten {v} (to cause a scheduled event to happen earlier)  :: vorverlegen, vorziehen
hasten {v} (to make someone/something speed up)  :: beschleunigen
hasten {v} (to move in a quick fashion)  :: hasten, sich beeilen, eilen
hastily {adv} (in a hasty manner)  :: hastig
hasty {adj} (acting in haste; being too hurried or quick)  :: hastig, eilig
hat {n} (a head covering)  :: Hut {m}, Mütze
hatband {n} (band about a hat)  :: Hutschnur {f}
hatch {n} (horizontal door)  :: Luke {f}
hatch {n} (trapdoor) SEE: trapdoor  ::
hatch {v} (of an egg, to break open)  :: ausschlüpfen
hatch {v} (to devise)  :: ausbrüten, hecken
hatch {v} (to emerge from an egg)  :: schlüpfen
hatch {v} (to incubate eggs)  :: brüten, ausbrüten
hatch {v} (to shade an area) SEE: crosshatch  ::
hatchback {n} (a car with a sloping, hinged rear door that opens upwards)  :: Schrägheck {n}
hatchet {n} (small axe)  :: Beil {n}
hate {n} (hatred) SEE: hatred  ::
hate {v} (to dislike intensely)  :: hassen
hate crime {n} (a crime considered particularly heinous for having been motivated by hate for a race, gender, religion, etc)  :: Hassverbrechen {n}
hateful {adj} (evoking hatred)  :: [rare] häßlich, gehässig
hateful {adj} (full of hate)  :: hasserfüllt
hatmaker {n} (someone who makes hats) SEE: hatter  ::
hat-rack {n} (hat rack) SEE: hat rack  ::
hatrack {n} (hat rack) SEE: hat rack  ::
hatred {n} (strong aversion)  :: Hass {m}
hat stand {n} (hatstand) SEE: hatstand  ::
hatstand {n} (coat stand) SEE: coat stand  ::
hat-stand {n} (hatstand) SEE: hatstand  ::
hatter {n} (person who makes, sells, or repairs hats)  :: Hutmacher {m}, Hutmacherin {f}
hat trick {n} (three achievements in a single game or similar)  :: Hattrick {m}
haughty {adj} (disdainful, supercilious; in demeanour conveying the assumption of superiority)  :: hochmütig, stolz
haul {n} (a long drive, especially transporting/hauling heavy cargo)  :: Lastbeförderung {f}, Gütertransport {m}
haul {n} (an amount of something taken)  :: Fischzug {m}, Fang {m}
haul {v} (to pull something heavy)  :: ziehen, schleppen
haul {v} (to transport something heavy)  :: transportieren, befödern
haulage {n} (Business of transporting goods)  :: Transportdienst {m}
haulage {n} (The act of hauling)  :: Beförderung {f}
hauler {n} (A person or company engaged in the haulage of goods.)  :: Spediteur {m}, Transportunternehmen {n}
haulm {n} (an individual plant stem)  :: Halm {m}
haulm {n} (the stems of various cultivated plants, left after harvesting the crop)  :: Stroh {n}
haunch {n}  :: Schoß {m}, Lenden {f-p}
haunt {n} (ghost) SEE: ghost  ::
haunted {adj} (obsessed)  :: besessen
haunted house {n} (house believed to be a center for supernatural occurrences)  :: Spukhaus {n}
Hausa {n} (language)  :: Hausa {n}
haut gout {n} (slight taint of decay in wild game meat)  :: Hautgout {m}
Havana {prop} (capital)  :: Havanna {f}
Havana Brown {n} (domestic cat breed)  :: Havana-Katze {f}
have {v} (auxiliary used in forming the perfect and the past perfect tenses)  :: haben, sein
have {v} (cause to be)  :: lassen
have {v} (engage in sexual intercourse with)  :: haben
have {v} (give birth to)  :: bekommen
have {v} (must)  :: müssen
have {v} (to be related to)  :: haben
have {v} (to possess)  :: haben
have a frog in one's throat {v} (to have something in one's throat)  :: einen Frosch im Hals haben
have a look {v} (examine, observe) SEE: take a look  ::
have a nice day {phrase} (goodbye)  :: einen schönen Tag!
have a screw loose {v} (to be insane or irrational)  :: eine Schraube locker haben, nicht alle Tassen im Schrank haben, einen Dachschaden haben
have a seat {v} (polite directive)  :: nehmen Sie Platz, nimm Platz
have a seat {v} (to sit down)  :: Platz nehmen, sich setzen
have butterflies in one's stomach {v} (be nervous)  :: Schmetterlinge im Bauch haben
have eyes bigger than one's belly {v} (have eyes bigger than one's stomach) SEE: have eyes bigger than one's stomach  ::
have eyes bigger than one's stomach {v} (take more food than one can eat)  :: die Augen sind größer als der Magen (the eyes are bigger than the stomach)
have fun {interj} (wish someone a good time)  :: viel Spaß!
have fun {v} (enjoy oneself)  :: Spaß haben
have in mind {v} (consider, intend)  :: vorschweben: I have something in mindEtwas schwebt mir vor
have it your way {interj} (do something the way you want to)  :: wie du willst, mach wie du es willst
Havel {prop} (the river)  :: Havel
haven {n} (harbour)  :: Hafen {m}
haven {n} (refuge)  :: Zufluchtsort {m}
have nots {n} (the poor or underprivileged)  :: Habenichtse {p}
have one's cake and eat it too {v} (to seek to have two things which are mutually incompatible)  :: Man kann nicht gleichzeitig auf zwei Hochzeiten tanzen [One cannot dance on two weddings at the same time.]
have one's hands full {v} (be busy or thoroughly preoccupied)  :: alle Hände voll zu tun haben
haversack {n} (oat bag)  :: Hafersack
have seen better days {v} (to be in poor condition)  :: bessere Tage gesehen haben
have sex {v} (take part in a sexual act)  :: Sex haben
have to {phrase}  :: müssen but also hast zu with a harder meaning
have to {phrase} (obligation)  :: müssen, [zu tun] haben
having said that {conj} (that said) SEE: that said  ::
havoc {n} (devastation)  :: Zerstörung {f}
Hawaiian {adj}  :: hawaiianisch
Hawaiian {n}  :: Hawaiianer {m}
Hawaiian {prop} (Hawaiian language)  :: Hawaiianisch {n}
hawfinch {n} (finch)  :: Kernbeißer {m}
hawk {n} (advocate of aggressive politics)  :: Falke {m}, Kriegshetzer {m}, Kriegshetzerin {f}, Kriegstreiber {m}, Kriegstreiberin {f}, Militarist {m}, Militaristin {f} , Bellizist {m}, Bellizistin {f}
hawk {n} (predatory bird)  :: Habicht {m}
hawkbit {n} (flower of the genus Leontodon)  :: Löwenzahn {m}
hawker {n} (falconer) SEE: falconer  ::
hawkish {adj} (supportive of warlike foreign policy)  :: falkenartig, wucherisch, militaristisch
hawk moth {n} (moth of the family Sphingidae)  :: Schwärmer {m}
hawkmoth {n} (hawk moth) SEE: hawk moth  ::
hawk owl {n} (Northern hawk owl)  :: Sperbereule {f}
hawksbill turtle {n} (turtle species)  :: Echte Karettschildkröte {f}
hawser {n} (cable)  :: Trosse {f}, Tau {n}
hawthorn {n} (type of shrub)  :: Weißdorn {m}, arch.: Hagedorn {m}
hay {n} (grass cut and dried for use as animal fodder)  :: Heu {n}
haya {n} (beech) SEE: beech  ::
haya {n} (Mexican beech) SEE: Mexican beech  ::
hay fever {n} (allergy to pollen)  :: Heuschnupfen {m}
hayloft {n} (upper storey of a barn)  :: Heuboden {m}, [Swiss] Heubühne {f}, [Swiss] Heudiele
haystack {n} (a mound, pile, or stack of stored hay)  :: Heuschober {m}, Heuhaufen {m}
haywire {adj} (behaving erratically or uncontrollably)  :: drunter und drüber, durcheinander
hazard {n} (chance) SEE: chance  ::
hazard {n} (peril)  :: Gefahr {f}
hazard {n} (the chance of suffering harm)  :: Zufall {m}
hazardous {adj} (risky, dangerous, with the nature of a hazard)  :: gefährlich, Gefahr-, Gefahren-
hazardous material {n} (substances, which are intrinsically dangerous)  :: Gefahrgut {n}
haze {n} (loss of transparency in a clear solid or liquid)  :: Trübung {f}
haze {n} (very fine particles suspended in the air)  :: Dunst {m}
haze {v} (to perform an initiation ritual)  :: schinden
hazel {n} (hazelnut) SEE: hazelnut  ::
hazel {n} (tree / shrub)  :: Haselstrauch {m}
hazel grouse {n} (bird)  :: Haselhuhn {n}
hazelnut {n} (fruit)  :: Haselnuss {f}
hazelnut {n} (shrub) SEE: hazel  ::
hazelnut milk {n} (milky liquid from hazelnuts)  :: Haselnussmilch {f}
hazy {adj} (not clear or transparent)  :: trüb
hazy {adj} (obscure, confused)  :: getrübt
hazy {adj} (thick with haze)  :: dunstig, diesig
H-bomb {n} (short for hydrogen bomb)  :: H-Bombe {f}
he {pron} (personal pronoun "he")  :: er
head {adj} (foremost in rank or importance)  :: Haupt-
head {adj} (of, relating to, or intended for the head)  :: Kopf-
head {n} (end of hammer, etc.)  :: Kopf {m}
head {n} (foam on carbonated beverages)  :: Blume {f}, Krone {f}, Schaumkrone {f}
head {n} (headmaster, headmistress)  :: Leiter {m}, Leiterin {f}, Rektor {m}, Rektorin {f}, Direktor {m}, Direktorin {f}
head {n} (leader or chief)  :: Oberhaupt {n}, Haupt {n}, Kopf {m}
head {n} (linguistics: morpheme that determines the category of a compound)  :: Kopf {m}
head {n} (part of the body)  :: Kopf {m}, Haupt {n} [rarely used]
head {n} (the blunt end of a nail, etc.)  :: Kopf {m}
head {n} (toilet of a ship)  :: Abtritt {m} [military]
head {n} (topmost or leading part)  :: Spitze {f}, Oberende {n}, Kopf {m}, Dach {n} [figuratively]
head {n} (top of a sail)  :: Top {n}
head {v} ((intransitive) move in a specified direction)  :: ansteuern, in eine Richtung gehen, auf etwas zusteuern
head {v} ((transitive) be in command of)  :: führen, leiten
head {v} ((transitive) to strike with the head)  :: köpfen
headache {n} (nuisance or unpleasant problem)  :: Kopfschmerzen {m-p}
headache {n} (pain or ache in the head)  :: Kopfschmerzen {m-p}, Kopfweh {n}
headband {n} (strip of fabric worn around the head)  :: Stirnband {n}, Stirnbinde {f}
headbutt {n} (sharp blow)  :: Kopfstoß {m}
head cheese {n} (terrine) SEE: brawn  ::
head covering {n} (covering for the head)  :: Kopfbedeckung {f}
headdress {n} (a decorative covering or ornament worn on the head)  :: Kopfbedeckung {f}
headdress {n} (a hairdo) SEE: hairdo  ::
header {n} (soccer: act of hitting the ball with the head)  :: Kopfball {m}
header {n} (upper portion of a page layout)  :: Kopfzeile {f}
header file {n} (file)  :: Header-Datei {f}
headgear {n} (anything worn on the head)  :: Kopfbedeckung {f}
headgear {n} (harness that fits on a horse's head)  :: Zaumzeug {n}
headhunter {n} (recruiter)  :: Headhunter {m}
headhunter {n} (savage)  :: Kopfjäger {m}
headhunting {n} (active recruitment of executive or talented personnel)  :: Headhunting {n}
headhunting {n} (cutting-off and preservation of the heads of one's enemies)  :: Kopfjagd {f}
heading {n} (direction)  :: Kurs {m}
heading {n} (title)  :: Überschrift {f}
headlamp {n} (flashlight worn on head)  :: Stirnlampe {f}
headlamp {n} (headlight)  :: Scheinwerfer {m}
headless {adj} (without a head)  :: kopflos
headlight {n} (bright light in front of vehicle)  :: Scheinwerfer {m}
headline {n} (heading or title of an article)  :: Schlagzeile {f} [newspaper]
headlongs {adv} (headlong) SEE: headlong  ::
head louse {n} (insect)  :: Kopflaus {f}
headmaster {n} (the most senior master in a school (male))  :: Schulleiter {m}
headmistress {n} (female head teacher)  :: Schulleiterin {f}, Rektorin {f}, Direktorin {f}
head office {n} (main admin centre)  :: Hauptsitz {m}
head of government {n} (chief officer of the executive branch of a government)  :: Regierungschef {m}
head of state {n} (the chief public representative of a nation)  :: Staatsoberhaupt {n}
headphone {n} (listening device)  :: Kopfhörer {m}
headphones {n} (pair of speakers worn over or in the ears so only the wearer can hear the sound)  :: Kopfhörer {m-p}
headpiece {n} (headpiece)  :: der Nackenriemen
headpiece {n} (something covering the head) SEE: headgear  ::
headquarters {n} (center of organisation's activity)  :: Zentrale {f}
headquarters {n} (the military installation)  :: Hauptquartier {n}
headrest {n} (part of a seat)  :: Kopflehne {f}, Kopfstütze {f}, Kopfauflage {f}, Kopfstütze des Dentalstuhls [dental chair], Kopfstütze mit Backen {f} [with side pads]
heads {n} (side of coin)  :: Kopf {m}
headsail {n} (sail)  :: Vorsegel {n}
headscarf {n} (piece of material worn over the head)  :: Kopftuch {n}
headset {n} (a pair of headphones or earphones)  :: Hörsprechgarnitur {f}
headshot {n} (A gunshot to the head)  :: Kopfschuss {m}
head-shrinker {n} (slang: psychotherapist) SEE: shrink  ::
heads or tails {n} (heads or tails)  :: Kopf oder Zahl
headstall {n} (part of the bridle that fits over the horse's head)  :: Stallhalfter {f}
head start {n} (an advantage in terms of a favorable position)  :: Vorsprung {m}
headstone {n} (grave marker)  :: Grabstein {m}
head tax {n} (tax determined as uniform amount per individual) SEE: poll tax  ::
head-to-head {adv} (head-to-head)  :: tête-à-tête, unter vier Augen
head-turner {n} (someone or something that catches the eye)  :: Hingucker {m}
headwaiter {n} (main supervisory waiter)  :: Oberkellner {m}, Oberkellnerin {f}
headway {n} (clearance beneath an object)  :: lichte Höhe {f}
headway {n} (forward motion, or its rate)  :: Vorwärtsfahrt {f}
headway {n} (progress toward a goal)  :: Fortschritt {m}
headway {n} (time or distance interval between the fronts of two vehicles)  :: Fahrzeugabstand {m}
headwear {n} (headgear) SEE: headgear  ::
headwind {n} (wind that blows directly against the course of a vessel)  :: Gegenwind {m}
headword {n} (a word used as the title of a section)  :: Stichwort {n}, Schlagwort {n}, Stichpunkt {m}
heal {v} (become better)  :: verheilen, heilen
heal {v}  :: heilen
heal {v} (make better)  :: heilen
healer {n} (person who heals)  :: Heiler {m}
healing {n} (healing process, see also: recovery)  :: Heilung {f}
healing {v} (present participle of heal)  :: heilend
health {n} (overall level of function of an organism)  :: Gesundheit {f}
health {n} (physical condition)  :: Gesundheit {f}
health {n} (state of being free of physical or psychological disease, illness, or malfunction)  :: Gesundheit {f}
health care {n} (prevention, treatment, and management of illnesses)  :: Gesundheitsfürsorge {f}, Gesundheitswesen {n}, medizinische Versorgung {f}
health fund {n} (A not-for-profit or a public health insurance company)  :: Krankenkasse {f}
healthy {adj} (conducive to health)  :: gesund
healthy {adj} (enjoying health and vigor of body, mind, or spirit: well)  :: gesund
healthy {adj} (evincing health)  :: gesund, anständig
healthy {adj} (significant, hefty)  :: ordentlich
heap {n} (pile)  :: Haufen {m}, Haufe {m}
heap {n} (type of data structure)  :: Heap {m}
heap {v}  :: Haufen
hear {v} (to perceive with the ear)  :: hören
Heard Island and McDonald Islands {prop} (uninhabited islands of Australia)  :: Heard und McDonaldinseln {f-p}
hear, hear {interj} (expression of support)  :: hört, hört; sehr richtig
hearing {n} (proceeding at which discussions are heard)  :: Anhörung {f}
hearing {n} (sense used to perceive sound)  :: Hören {n} [sense], Hörvermögen {n} [degree of functioning of this sense]
hearing aid {n} (hearing assistance device)  :: Hörgerät {n}
hearing dog {n} (dog trained to assist the deaf)  :: Signalhund {m}
hear on the grapevine {v} (to hear rumors) SEE: hear through the grapevine  ::
hear out {v} (to listen to someone until that person has finished)  :: ausreden lassen
hearsay {n} (evidence based on the reports of others rather than on personal knowledge)  :: Hörensagen {n}
hearsay {n} (information that was heard by one person about another)  :: Hörensagen {n}, Gerücht {n}
hearse {n} (vehicle for transporting dead)  :: Leichenwagen {m}
heart {n} (an organ)  :: Herz {n}
heart {n} (a shape or symbol)  :: Herz {n}
heart {n} (a suit of cards)  :: Herz {n}
heart {n} (centre or core)  :: Kern {m}, Herz {n}
heart {n} (emotions or kindness)  :: Herzchen {n}
heartache {n} (very sincere and difficult emotional problems or stress)  :: Herzenskummer {m}
heart attack {n} (acute myocardial infarction)  :: Myokardinfarkt {m}, akuter Myokardinfarkt {m}
heartbeat {n} (one pulsation of the heart)  :: Herzschlag {m}
heartbreaker {n} (person who causes sorrow)  :: Herzensbrecher {m}, Herzensbrecherin {f}
heartbreaking {adj} (That causes great grief, anguish or distress)  :: herzzerreißend
heartburn {n} (pain caused by stomach acid)  :: Sodbrennen {n}
heartening {adj} (cheerfully encouraging)  :: ermutigend
heart failure {n} (cessation of the heartbeat; cardiac arrest)  :: Herzversagen {n}
heart failure {n} (chronic inability of the heart)  :: Herzschwäche {f}
heartfelt {adj} (felt or believed deeply and sincerely)  :: herzlich
hearth {n} (Floor of fireplace)  :: Feuerstelle {f}, Herdboden {m}
hearth {n} (Part of furnace)  :: Feuerstelle {f}, Gestell {n} in einem Hochofen {n}
hearth {n} (Recess)  :: Feuerstelle {f}, Herd {m}
hearth {n} (Symbol)  :: Herd {m}
hear the grass grow {v} (which sense?)  :: Das Gras wachsen hören
heartily {adv} (in a hearty manner)  :: herzlich
heartless {adj} (without feeling)  :: herzlos
heart of gold {n} (kindheartedness)  :: gutes Herz {n}
heart rate {n} (number of heart beats per unit of time)  :: Herzfrequenz {f}
heart-rending {adj} (heart-rending) SEE: heartrending  ::
hearts {n} (plural of "heart") SEE: heart  ::
hearts {n} (the card suit (♥))  :: Herz {n}
heartsease {n} (a common European wild flower)  :: wildes Stiefmütterchen {n}
heart-shaped {adj} (having the supposed shape of a heart)  :: herzförmig
heart surgeon {n} (surgeon of the heart)  :: Herzchirurg {m}
heartthrob {n} (heartbeat)  :: Herzschlag {m}
heart-warming {adj} (eliciting tenderness and sympathy)  :: herzerwärmend, herzlich
heartworm {n} (parasitic organism)  :: Herzwurm {m}
hearty {adj} (proceeding from the heart)  :: herzlich, herzhaft
hearty {adj} (rich, abundant)  :: herzhaft, deftig
he-ass {n} (he-ass, male ass, male donkey)  :: Eselhengst {m}, männlicher Esel {m}, Eselmännchen {n}
heat {n} (attribute of a spice that causes a burning sensation in the mouth)  :: Schärfe {f}
heat {n} (condition or quality of being hot)  :: Hitze {f}, Wärme {f}
heat {n} (condition where a mammal is aroused sexually or where it is especially fertile)  :: Brunst {f}, Hitze {f}, Rolligkeit {f}, Läufigkeit {f}, Brunft
heat {n} (fastball)  :: Lauf {m}
heat {n} (hot spell)  :: Hitze {f}
heat {n} (period of intensity, particularly of emotion)  :: Hitze {f}
heat {n} (preliminary race, used to determine the participants in a final race)  :: Vorlauf {m}
heat {n} ( thermal energy)  :: Wärmeenergie {f}, Wärme {f}
heat {v} (to arouse, to excite (sexually))  :: heiß machen
heat {v} (to cause an increase in temperature of an object or space)  :: erhitzen
heatable {adj} (capable of being heated)  :: heizbar, beheizbar
heat capacity {n} (the capability of a substance to absorb heat energy)  :: Wärmekapazität
heat death {n} (state of a thermodynamic system)  :: Wärmetod {m}
heated {adj} (very agitated, angry or impassioned)  :: hitzig
heater {n} (device that produces and radiates heat)  :: Heizgerät {n}
heath {n} (small everygreen shrub)  :: Heide {f}
heath {n} (uncultivated land with sandy soil)  :: Heide {f}
heathen {adj} (Heathen) SEE: Heathen  ::
heathen {adj} (not adhering to an Abrahamic religion)  :: heidnisch
heathen {n} (Heathen) SEE: Heathen  ::
heathen {n} (person who does not follow an Abrahamic religion)  :: Heide {m}
Heathen {adj} (pertaining or adhering to the faith of Heathenry)  :: heidnisch
Heathen {n} (adherent of the Germanic neo-pagan faith of Heathenry)  :: Heide {m}
heathendom {n}  :: Heidentum
Heathenry {prop}  :: Heidentum {n}
heather {n} (plant)  :: Besenheide {f}, Heidekraut {n}
heather {n} (various species of the genus Erica)  :: Heide {f}, Erika {f}
heathland {n} (heathland)  :: Heideland {n}
heat index {n}  :: Hitzeindex {m}
heating {adj} (causing heat)  :: erhitzend
heating {n} (a system that raises the temperature of a room or building)  :: Heizung {f}
heat of fusion {n}  :: Schmelzwärme {f}
heat of reaction {n}  :: Reaktionswärme {f}
heat of vaporization {n}  :: Verdampfungswärme {f}
heat pump {n} (device to transfer heat)  :: Wärmepumpe {f}
heat shield {n}  :: Hitzeschild {n}
heat up {v} (cause to become hotter)  :: erhitzen, aufheizen
heat wave {n} (a period exceptionally hot weather)  :: Hitzewelle {f}
heatwave {n} (period of very hot weather)  :: Hitzewelle {f}
heave-ho {interj} (exclamation)  :: hau ruck
heaven {n} (paradise)  :: Himmel {m}
heaven {n} (sky)  :: Himmel {m}
heaven helps those who help themselves {proverb} (a maxim encouraging people to get involved in their own problems)  :: hilf Dir selbst, so hilft Dir Gott
heavenly {adj} (extremely beautiful or pleasurable)  :: himmlisch
heavenly {adj} (pertaining to heaven)  :: himmlisch
heavenly {adj} (pertaining to the kingdom of God; divine)  :: himmlisch
heavenly body {n} (natural celestial body)  :: Himmelskörper {m}
Heavenly Father {prop} (A formal name for the Judeo-Christian God)  :: Vater im Himmel {m}, himmlischer Vater {m}
heavens {n} (the sky)  :: Himmel {m}
heaviness {n} (weightiness)  :: Schwere {f}
heavy {adj} (having great weight)  :: schwer
heavy {adj} (slang: good)  :: stark
heavy-duty {adj} (designed to withstand hard usage)  :: hochleistungsfähig, strapazierfähig
heavy-handed {adj} (clumsy, awkward)  :: unbeholfen, ungeschickt, ohne Feingefühl {n}, schwerfällig, plump, umständlich, unbarmherzig
heavy-handed {adj} (extreme, unnecessarily forceful)  :: extrem, drastisch, durchgreifend, streng, übertriebend, drückend
heavy hydrogen {n} (deuterium, see also: deuterium)  :: schwerer Wasserstoff {m}
heavy hydrogen {n} (deuterium) SEE: deuterium  ::
heavy industry {n} (production of products which are either heavy in weight or in the processes leading to their production)  :: Schwerindustrie {f}
heavy metal {n} (type of metal)  :: Schwermetall {n}
heavy metal {n} (type of music)  :: Heavy Metal {m}, Metal {m}
heavy water {n} (water containing deuterium instead of normal hydrogen)  :: schweres Wasser {n}
hebdomadal {adj} (occurring once a week) SEE: weekly  ::
Hebe {prop} (goddess of youth)  :: Hebe {f}
Hebraism {n}  :: Hebraismus {m}
Hebrew {adj} (pertaining to the language)  :: hebräisch
Hebrew {adj} (pertaining to the people)  :: hebräisch
Hebrew {n} (person)  :: Hebräer {m}, Hebräerin {f}
Hebrew {prop} (language)  :: Hebräisch {n}
Hebrides {prop} (group of islands)  :: Hebriden {f-p}
Hebron {prop} (City)  :: Hebron {n}
he-cat {n} (male cat)  :: Kater {m}
hectare {n} (unit of surface area)  :: Hektar {n}
hectic {adj} (very busy with activity and confusion)  :: hektisch
hectometer {n} (hectometre) SEE: hectometre  ::
Hector {prop} (the Trojan hero)  :: Hektor {m}
Hecuba {prop} (the wife of King Priam)  :: Hekabe, Hekuba
hedge {n} (thicket of bushes planted in a row)  :: Hecke {f}
hedge fund {n} (unregistered investment fund)  :: Hedgefonds {m}
hedge garlic {n} (Alliaria petiolata) SEE: garlic mustard  ::
hedgehog {n} (animal)  :: Igel {m}
hedonism {n} (philosophy)  :: Hedonismus {m}
hedonist {n} (someone devoted to hedonism)  :: Hedonist {m}
hedonistic {adj} (devoted to pleasure)  :: hedonistisch
-hedron {suffix} (solid figure)  :: -eder
Hedwig {prop} (female given name)  :: Hedwig {f}
hee-haw {interj} (cry)  :: ia
hee-haw {n} (cry)  :: i-ah {m}
heel {n} ((anatomy) part of the foot)  :: Ferse {f}
heel {n} (end-piece of a loaf of bread)  :: Kanten {m}, Knapp {m}, Knust {m}, Ranft {m}, Scherzl {n}, technical terms in bakery trade: Anschnitt {m}, Abschnitt {m}
heel {n} (part of shoe)  :: Absatz {m}, Schuhabsatz {m}
heel {v} (incline)  :: [nautical] krängen
heel {v} (To follow at somebody's heels)  :: (jemandem) auf den Fersen sein [with dative]
heel bone {n} (calcaneus) SEE: calcaneus  ::
hefty {adj} (heavy)  :: schwer
hefty {adj} (impressive, mighty)  :: beeindruckend
hefty {adj} (powerfully or heavily built)  :: kräftig, mächtig, stark
hefty {adj} (strong, bulky)  :: deftig, klobig
Hegel {prop} (surname)  :: Hegel
hegemon {n}  :: Hegemon {m}
hegemonic {adj} (of or pertaining to hegemony)  :: hegemonisch, hegemonial
hegemony {n} (domination, influence, or authority over another)  :: Hegemonie {f}
Hegira {prop} (emigration of Muhammad)  :: Hedschra
he-goat {n} (billy goat) SEE: billy goat  ::
hehe {interj} (sound of a giggle)  :: hihi, haha
Heidelberg {prop} (city)  :: Heidelberg
heifer {n} (young cow)  :: Färse {f}, Kalbe {f}, [South German, Austrian] Kalbin {f}, [North German] Queene {f}
height {n} (distance from bottom to top)  :: Höhe {f}
height {n} (height of a standing person or animal)  :: Größe {f}
Heilongjiang {prop} (Amur) SEE: Amur  ::
Heilsgeschichte {n} (history seen as the work of God's salvation)  :: Heilsgeschichte {f}
heinous {adj} (totally reprehensible)  :: abscheulich, verabscheuungswürdig
heir {n} (one who inherits, or has been designated to inherit, a hereditary title or office)  :: Thronerbe {m}
heir {n} (one who inherits, or is designated to inherit, the property of another)  :: Erbe {m}
heiress {n} (a woman who stands to inherit)  :: Erbin {f}
heirloom {n} (valued possession passed down through the generations)  :: Erbstück {n}
Heisenberg uncertainty principle {n} (physical principle)  :: Heisenbergsche Unschärferelation {f}, Unschärferelation {f}
heist {n} (a robbery or burglary)  :: Raub {m}, Einbruchdiebstahl {m}
heist {v} (to steal, rob or hold up something)  :: rauben, stehlen
háček {n} (háček diacritic)  :: Hatschek {n} or {m}, Caron {n}, Häkchen {n}
Helen {prop} (female given name)  :: Helene
Helen {prop} ((Greek mythology) the daughter of Zeus and Leda)  :: Helena
Helenus {prop} (the son of King Priam)  :: Helenos
Helga {prop} (female given name)  :: Helga
heliciculture {n} (snail farming)  :: Schneckenzucht {f}
helicopter {n} (aircraft)  :: Helikopter {m}, Hubschrauber {m}
Heligoland {prop} (island)  :: Helgoland
heliocentric {adj} (having the sun at the center)  :: heliozentrisch
heliocentricism {n} (heliocentrism) SEE: heliocentrism  ::
heliocentrism {n}  :: Heliozentrismus {m}
heliometer {n} (astronomical instrument for measuring the diameter of the sun)  :: Heliometer
Helios {prop} (god)  :: Helios {m}
heliosphere {n} (region of space)  :: Heliosphäre {f}
heliostat {n} (device to continuously reflect sunlight toward a predetermined target, almost always in some fixed direction, despite the sun's motions in the sky)  :: Heliostat {m}
heliotheism {n} (worship of the sun as a god)  :: Heliotheismus {m}
heliotrope {n} (plant)  :: Heliotrop {m}
heliox {n} (mix of helium and oxygen)  :: Heliox
helium {n} (chemical element)  :: Helium {n}
helium hydride {n}  :: Heliumhydrid {n}
helix {n} (curve)  :: Spirale {f}, Wendel {f}
hell {n} (place of suffering in life)  :: Hölle {f}
hell {prop} (where sinners go)  :: Hölle {f}
hellebore {n} (plant)  :: Nieswurz {f}, Schneerose {f}, Christrose {f}
helleborine {n} (orchid of the genus Cephalanthera)  :: Waldvögelein {n}
helleborine {n} (orchid of the genus Epipactis)  :: Stendelwurz {f}
Hellene {n} (a Greek)  :: Hellene {m}, Hellenin {f}
Hellenic {adj} (of or relating to the ancient Greek culture and civilization)  :: hellenisch
Hellenic Republic {prop} (official name of Greece)  :: Hellenische Republik {f}
Hellenistic {adj} (of or relating to a Hellenist)  :: hellenistisch
Hellenistic {adj} (of or relating to a period of Greek history)  :: hellenistisch
heller {n} (a 13th century coin equivalent to half a pfennig)  :: Heller {m}
heller {n} (Subdivision of Czech koruna)  :: Heller {m}
hellfire {n} (fire of hell)  :: Höllenfeuer {n}
hellhole {n} (place of intense misery)  :: Dreckloch {n}
hellish {adj} (causing pain, discomfort or distress)  :: höllisch
hello {interj} (expression of puzzlement)  :: hallo
hello {interj} (greeting)  :: hallo, guten Tag, servus, grüß Gott
hello {interj} (is anyone there?)  :: hallo?, jemand da?
hello {interj} (sarcastic: that was foolish)  :: hallo!, halloho!
hello {interj} (when answering the telephone)  :: hallo
hello there {interj} (semi-formal hello)  :: hallöchen
Hello World {n} (Hello World)  :: Hallo Welt, Hallo-Welt-Programm {n}
hellspawn {n} (fiend) SEE: fiend  ::
hellspawn {n} (monster) SEE: monster  ::
helm {n} (maritime: member of the crew in charge of steering)  :: Steuermann {m}, Steuerfrau {f}
helm {n} (steering apparatus of a ship)  :: Steuer {n}, Ruder {n}, Steuerruder {n}, Steuerung {f}
helmet {n} (protective head covering)  :: Helm {m}
Helmholtz coil {n} (coil)  :: Helmholtzspule {f}
helminthology {n} (branch of zoology related to study of helminths)  :: Helminthologie {f}
helmsman {n} (he who is responsible for steering a ship)  :: Steuermann {m}
helot {n} (serf, slave) SEE: slave  ::
help {n} (action given to provide assistance)  :: Hilfe {f}
help {n} (person or persons who provides assistance with some task)  :: Hilfe
help {n} (textual support of a software application)  :: Hilfe {f}
help {v} (contribute in some way to)  :: helfen
help {v} (transitive: provide assistance to (someone or something))  :: helfen
help desk {n} (a section of an organization to help customers or users)  :: Help-Desk {m} {n}, Helpdesk {m} {n}
helper {n} (one who helps)  :: Helfer {m}, Helferin {f}
helpful {adj} (furnishing help; giving aid; useful)  :: hilfreich
helping verb {n} (auxiliary verb) SEE: auxiliary verb  ::
helpless {adj} (unable to defend oneself or to act without help)  :: hilflos
helpless {adj} (uncontrollable) SEE: uncontrollable  ::
helplessness {n} (feeling of inadequacy or impotence)  :: Hilflosigkeit {f}
helplessness {n} (state of being helpless)  :: Hilflosigkeit {f}
help oneself {v} (to take something freely)  :: sich bedienen, zugreifen
help out {v} (provide additional assistance)  :: aushelfen
Helsinki {prop} (the capital city of Finland)  :: Helsinki {n}
Helvetian {n} (someone from ancient country of Helvetia)  :: Helvetier {m}, Helvetierin {f}
Helvetii {prop}  :: Helvetier
Helvetism {n} (Swiss phrase)  :: Helvetismus {m}
Helvétius {prop} (surname)  :: Helvétius
hem {n} (border of an article of clothing doubled back and stitched together)  :: Saum {m}
hem {v} (to make a hem)  :: säumen
hem {v} (to put hem on an article of clothing)  :: säumen
hem {v} (to surround something or someone in a confining way)  :: einengen
he-man {n} (virile man)  :: echter Mann {m} [colloquial], ganzer Kerl {m} [colloquial]
hematemesis {n} (vomiting with blood)  :: Bluterbrechen
hematologist {n} (haematologist) SEE: haematologist  ::
hematology {n} (study of blood and related organs) SEE: haematology  ::
hematoma {n} (swelling of blood from broken vessel)  :: Hämatom {n}
hematopoiesis {n} (process by which blood cells are produced)  :: Hämatopoese {f}
hematopoietic {adj} (haematopoietic) SEE: haematopoietic  ::
heme {n} (component of hemoglobin)  :: Häm {n}
hemisphere {n} (any half-sphere)  :: Halbkugel {f}
hemisphere {n} (half of the Earth)  :: Hemisphäre {f}, Halbkugel {f} (rare, e.g., in Erdhalbkugel {f} "half the Earth")
hemisphere {n} (lobe of cerebrum) SEE: cerebral hemisphere  ::
hemlock {n} (poisonous plant of genus Cicuta) SEE: cowbane  ::
hemlock {n} (poisonous plant of genus Conium)  :: Schierling {m}, [Conium maculatum] Gefleckter Schierling {m}
hemlock {n} (tree)  :: Hemlocktanne {f}
hemochromatosis {n} (disorder)  :: Hämochromatose
hemocyanin {n} (pigment)  :: Hämocyanin {n}
hemodynamics {n} (circulation of blood)  :: Hämodynamik {f}
hemoglobin {n} (the iron-containing substance in red blood cells that transports oxygen)  :: Blutfarbstoff {m}, Hämoglobin {n}
hemorrhage {n} (haemorrhage) SEE: haemorrhage  ::
hemorrhoid {n} (perianal varicosity)  :: Hämorrhoide {f}
hemorrhoids {n} (haemorrhoids) SEE: haemorrhoids  ::
hemostasis {n} (keeping blood inside a damaged vessel)  :: Hämostase {f}, Blutstillung {f}
hemp {n} (Cannabis sativa)  :: Hanf {m}
hemp milk {n} (milky liquid from hemp)  :: Hanfmilch {f}
hemp-nettle {n} (any weed of the genus Galeopsis in the Lamiaceae family)  :: Hohlzahn {m}
hen {n} (female bird (i.e. chicken))  :: Henne {f}, Legehenne {f}, Huhn {n}
hen {n} (female bird)  :: Weibchen {n} [generic term for the female of any animal]
henbane {n} (Hyoscyamus niger)  :: Bilsenkraut {n}
hence {adv} (as a result, therefore)  :: daher, deshalb
hence {adv}  :: demnach
hence {adv} (from here)  :: von hier, fort, von dannen
henceforth {adv} (from now on)  :: künftig, fürderhin, hinfort, fortan
henchman {n} (a loyal and trusted follower or subordinate)  :: Handlanger {m}, Handlangerin {f}, Scherge {m}
henchman {n} (a member of a criminal gang)  :: Spießgeselle {m}
henchman {n} (a person who supports a political figure chiefly out of selfish interests)  :: Anhänger {m}, Anhängerin {f}, Gefolgsmann {m}
hendecagon {n} (undecagon) SEE: undecagon  ::
hendiadys {n} (figure of speech)  :: Hendiadyoin
hen harrier {n} (bird)  :: Kornweihe {f}
henhouse {n} (house for chickens to live in)  :: Hühnerstall {m}
hennin {n} (medieval headgear)  :: Hennin {m}
henotheism {n} (religion)  :: Henotheismus {m}
hen party {n} (bachelorette party) SEE: bachelorette party  ::
henpecked {adj} (plagued or overwhelmed by one's wife)  :: unter dem Pantoffel, Pantoffelheld {m} [a henpecked husband]
hen pigeon {n} (female pigeon)  :: [♂♀] Taube {f}, Täubin {f}, Taubenweibchen {n}, weibliche Taube {f}
Henrietta {prop} (feminine form of Henry)  :: Heike, Heinrike, Henrike
Henriette {prop} (female given name) SEE: Henrietta  ::
henry {n} (SI unit for electrical inductance)  :: Henry {n}
Henry {prop} (given name)  :: Heinrich
hentai {n} (A work of anime that contains sexual art)  :: Hentai {m} {f} {n}
heparin {n} (a glycosaminoglycan)  :: Heparin {n}
hepatic {n} (liverwort) SEE: liverwort  ::
hepatitis {n} (liver inflammation)  :: Hepatitis {f}, Leberentzündung {f}
hepatocarcinoma {n} (cancer of the liver) SEE: hepatoma  ::
Hepburn {prop} (romanization system for Japanese)  :: Hepburn-System {n}
Hephaestus {prop} (Greek god)  :: Hephaistos {m}
hepta- {prefix} (seven)  :: hepta-
heptafluoroniobate {n}  :: Heptafluoroniobat {n}
heptagon {n} (A polygon with seven sides and seven angles)  :: Siebeneck {n}
heptagonal {adj} (Having seven angles and sides)  :: siebeneckig
heptahedron {n} (polyhedron with seven faces)  :: Heptaeder {n}
heptane {n} (saturated aliphatic hydrocarbon: C7H16)  :: Heptan {n}
heptanoic acid {n} (CH3(CH2)5COOH)  :: Önanthsäure
heptathlon {n} (athletic contest)  :: Siebenkampf {m}
her {determiner} (belonging to)  :: ihr {m} {n}, ihre {f}, ihre {p}
her {pron} (she)  :: [accusative] sie, [dative] ihr
Hera {prop} (queen of the gods, wife of Zeus)  :: Hera {f}
Heracles {prop} (the son of Zeus, see also: Hercules)  :: Herakles
Heraclitus {prop} (given name)  :: Heraklit {m}
herald {n} (a harbinger giving signs of things to come)  :: Verkündiger {m}
herald {n} (a messenger, especially one bringing important news)  :: Herold {m}, Bote {m}
herald {n} (an official whose speciality is heraldry)  :: Wappenherold {m}, Wappenausleger {m}
herald {v} (announce)  :: verkünden
heraldist {n} (expert or practitioner)  :: Wappenkünstler {m}, Heraldiker {m}
heraldry {n} (the profession of devising and blazoning arms)  :: Heraldik {f}
herb {n} (plant used in medicine)  :: Heilkraut {n}
herb {n} (plant used to flavour food)  :: Kraut {n}
herbaceous {adj} (botany: not woody)  :: krautig
herbalism {n} ((obsolete) botany) SEE: botany  ::
herbalism {n} (practice or study of medicinal herbs)  :: Kräuterkunde {f}
herbal tea {n} (beverage made by infusion of herbs)  :: Kräutertee {m}
herbarium {n} (building or institution where a collection of plants is held)  :: Herbarium {n}
herbarium {n} (collection of dried plants)  :: Herbarium {n}
Herbart {prop} (surname)  :: Herbart
Herbert {prop} (male given name)  :: Herbert
herbicide {n} (substance used to kill plants)  :: Herbizid {n}
herbivore {n} (plant-eating organism)  :: Pflanzenfresser {m}
herbivorous {adj} (feeding only on plants)  :: pflanzenfressend
Herculaneum {prop} (city in Italy)  :: Herculaneum
Hercules {prop} (constellation)  :: Herkules {m}
herd {n} (any collection of animals gathered or travelling in a company)  :: Herde {f}
herd {n} (herdsman)  :: Hirt {m}, Hirte {m}
herder {n} (herder)  :: Hirt {m}, Hirte {m}, Hirtin {f}
herding dog {n} (herding dog)  :: Hirtenhund {m}, Hütehund {m}
herdsman {n} (a person who tends livestock, especially cows and sheep)  :: Schäfer {m}
here {adv} (in, on, or at this place)  :: hier
here {adv} (to this place)  :: hierher, hierhin, her
here {n} (this place)  :: Hier {n}
hereafter {adv} (from now on) SEE: from now on  ::
here and there {adv} (from time to time) SEE: from time to time  ::
hereby {adv} (formal phrase)  :: hiermit, hierdurch, hierbei
hereditary {adj} (of a disease or trait: passed in the genes)  :: erblich
hereditary {adj} (of a person: holding a hereditary title or rank)  :: Erb-
hereditary {adj} (of a title, honor or right: granted to somebody's descendant after that person's death)  :: Erb-
hereditary {adj} (which is passed on as inheritance)  :: erblich
hereinafter {adv} (In the parts of this document, statement, or book that follow; after this)  :: im Folgenden, nachfolgend, nachstehend
heresy {n} (dissension from religious dogma)  :: Häresie {f}, Ketzerei {f}
heretic {adj} (heretical) SEE: heretical  ::
heretic {adj} (of or pertaining to heresy or heretics)  :: häretisch
heretic {n} (someone who believes contrary to fundamentals)  :: Ketzer {m}, Häretiker {m}, Ketzerin {f}, Häretikerin {f}
heretical {adj} (contrary to mainstream or accepted opinion)  :: häretisch, ketzerisch
heretical {adj} (of or pertaining to heresy or heretics)  :: häretisch
hereto {adv} (so far) SEE: so far  ::
heretofore {adv} (up to the present time)  :: bislang
herewith {adv} (with this (especially, with this letter or communication))  :: hiermit
here you are {phrase} (said when you hand something over)  :: bitte, bitte schön
heritage {n} (birthright)  :: Geburtsrecht {n}, Erbe {n}
heritage {n} (property)  :: Erbschaft {f}, Erbe {n}
heritage {n} (tradition)  :: (kulturelles) Erbe {n}
Herman {prop} (given name)  :: Hermann {m}
hermaphrodite {adj} (having both male and female gonads)  :: hermaphroditisch, zwittrig
hermaphrodite {n} (individual or organism having both male and female gonads)  :: Hermaphrodit {m}, Hermaphroditin {f}, Zwitter {m}, Zweigeschlecht {n}
hermaphroditic {adj} (biology: possessing the reproductive organs of both sexes)  :: hermaphroditisch
hermaphroditic {adj} (of or pertaining to hermaphrodism)  :: hermaphroditisch
hermaphroditism {n} (state of having both male and female sexual organs)  :: Hermaphroditismus {m}, Hermaphrodismus {m}, Zweigeschlechtlichkeit {f}, Zwittrigkeit {f}, Zwittertum {n}
hermeneutical {adj} (concerning hermeneutics)  :: hermeneutisch
hermeneutics {n} (art and science of text interpretation)  :: Hermeneutik {f}
hermetic {adj} (hermetically sealed)  :: hermetisch
hermetic {adj} (isolated)  :: hermetisch
Hermione {prop} (Daughter of Helen and Menelaus, wife of Orestes)  :: Hermione
hermit {n} (A religious recluse; someone who lives alone for religious reasons; an eremite)  :: Einsiedler {m}, Eremit {m}
hermit {n}  :: Einsiedler {m}, Eremit {m}, Anachoret {m}, Klausner {m}
hermit crab {n} (crab)  :: Einsiedlerkrebs {m}
hermitic {adj} (of or pertaining to hermits) SEE: eremitic  ::
hermitical {adj} (of or pertaining to hermits) SEE: eremitic  ::
hernia {n} (part of the body protruding abnormally through a tear or opening in an adjacent part)  :: Bruch {m}, Hernie {f}
hero {n} (main protagonist)  :: Held {m}, Hauptfigur {f}
hero {n} (person of great bravery)  :: Held {m}, Heldin {f}
Herod {prop} (king)  :: Herodes {m}
Herodotean {adj} (Characteristic of Herodotus or his works)  :: herodotisch
Herodotus {prop} (ancient historian)  :: Herodot
heroic {adj} (of or relating to heroism)  :: heldenhaft, heroisch
heroin {n} (powerful and addictive drug)  :: Heroin {n}
heroine {n} (female hero)  :: Heldin {f}, Heroine {f}
heroization {n} (the act, or the result, of heroizing someone)  :: Heroisierung {f}
heroize {v} (to make someone into a hero)  :: heroisieren
heroize {v} (to treat someone as if they were a hero)  :: heroisieren
heron {n} (bird)  :: Reiher {m}
Herostratus {prop} (ancient arsonist)  :: Herostratos
herpes {n} (viral disease)  :: Herpes {m}
herpes zoster {n} (acute viral inflammation)  :: Herpes Zoster, Gürtelrose {f}
herpetologist {n} (one who studies reptiles, a reptile specialist)  :: Herpetologe {m}, Herpetologin {f}
herpetology {n} (the branch of biology dealing with reptiles)  :: Herpetologie {f}
herring {n} (fish in Clupea)  :: Hering {m}
hers {pron} (that which belongs to her)  :: ihr
herself {pron} ((as intensifier) she)  :: sie selbst
herself {pron} ((reflexive object) her)  :: sich
Hertha {prop} (female given name)  :: Hertha, Herta
hertz {n} (the derived unit of frequency)  :: Hertz {n}
Hertzsprung-Russell diagram {n} (plot of the absolute magnitude of stars)  :: Hertzsprung-Russell-Diagramm {n}
Herzegovina {prop} (Southern wedge of the country of Bosnia and Herzegovina)  :: Herzegowina {n}
Hesiod {prop} (Greek poet)  :: Hesiod
hesitant {adj} (tending to hesitate)  :: zögerlich
hesitate {v} (to stammer; to falter in speaking)  :: zögern, stammeln
hesitate {v} (to stop or pause respecting decision or action)  :: zögern
hesitation {n} (act of hesitating)  :: Zögern {n}
hesitation {n} (faltering in speech)  :: Zögern {n}
Hesperia {prop} (literally "western land")  :: Hesperia
Hesperia {prop} (one of the Hesperides)  :: Hesperia
Hesperides {prop} (a group of nymphs)  :: Hesperiden {p}
Hesse {prop} (state)  :: Hessen
Hessian {adj} (pertaining to Hesse)  :: hessisch
Hessian {n} (native or inhabitant of Hesse)  :: Hesse {m}, Hessin {f}
he's unconscious {phrase} (he's unconscious)  :: er ist bewusstlos
hetero- {prefix} (other)  :: hetero-
heteroatom {n} (non-carbon atom in a carbon structure)  :: Heteroatom {n}
heterochroma iridium {n} (condition of having two irises of different colors)  :: Iris-Heterochromie
heterochromia {n} (heterochromia)  :: Iris-Heterochromie {f}
heterocyclic {adj} (of cyclic compounds: containing one or more atoms other than carbon)  :: heterozyklisch
heterodox {adj} (of or pertaining to creeds, beliefs, or teachings that are different from the norm)  :: heterodox
heterodoxy {n} (a heterodox belief, creed, or teaching)  :: Andersgläubigkeit {f}, Irrglaube {m}
heteroelement {n}  :: Heteroelement {n}
heterogeneity {n} (composition of diverse parts)  :: Heterogenität {f}
heterogeneity {n} (diversity) SEE: diversity  ::
heterogeneous {adj} (diverse in kind)  :: heterogen
heterogenous {adj} (heterogeneous) SEE: heterogeneous  ::
heteronomous {adj}  :: heteronom
heteronomy {n}  :: Heteronomie {f}
heteronormative {adj}  :: heteronormativ
heteronym {n} (word having the same spelling but different pronunciation)  :: Heteronym {n}
heteropoly acid {n} (family of mixed oxyacids of metals)  :: Heteropolysäure {f}
heterosexism {n} (Discrimination in favor of heterosexuals)  :: Heterosexismus {m}
heterosexual {adj} (sexually attracted to members of the opposite sex)  :: heterosexuell
heterosexual {n} (a heterosexual organism)  :: Heterosexueller {m}, Heterosexuelle {f}
heterosexuality {n} (heterosexual orientation)  :: Heterosexualität {f}
heterozygote {n} (a diploid individual that has different alleles at one or more genetic loci)  :: Heterozygot
Hettangian {n}  :: Hettangium
hetty {adj} (heterosexual)  :: hetero
hetty {n} (heterosexual)  :: Hetero, Hete
heuristic {adj} (relating to general strategies or methods for solving problems)  :: heuristisch
heuristic {n} (heuristic method, heuristics)  :: Heuristik {f}
heuristics {n} (heuristic) SEE: heuristic  ::
hew {v} (to chop away at; to whittle down; to mow down)  :: einhauen, bearbeiten, hauen
he who laughs last laughs best {proverb}  :: wer zuletzt lacht, lacht am besten
he who laughs last laughs hardest {proverb} (he who laughs last laughs best) SEE: he who laughs last laughs best  ::
he-wolf {n} (male wolf)  :: Rüde {m}, Wolfsrüde {m}
hex {n} (an evil spell or curse)  :: Fluch {m}, Verhexung {f}
hex {n} (a witch)  :: Hexe {f}
hexadecimal {adj} (expressed in hexadecimal)  :: hexadezimal
hexadecimal {n} (number system with base 16)  :: Hexadezimalsystem {n}, Sedezimalsystem {n}
hexagon {n} (A polygon with six sides and six angles)  :: Sechseck {n}, Hexagon {n}
hexagonal {adj} (geometry: having six edges, or having a cross-section in the form of a hexagon)  :: hexagonal, sechseckig
hexagram {n} (star shape)  :: Hexagramm {n}
hexahedron {n} (polyhedron with six faces)  :: Hexaeder {n}
hexamethylenediamine {n} (hexamethylenediamine)  :: Hexamethylendiamin
hexane {n} (aliphatic hydrocarbon: C6H14)  :: Hexan {n}
hexanoic acid {n} (caproic acid) SEE: caproic acid  ::
hexapod {n} (arthropod with six feet)  :: Sechsfüßler {m}
hexapod {n} (insect) SEE: insect  ::
hexapod {n} (organism or being with six legs)  :: Sechsfüßler {m}
hexene {n} (the alkene C6H12)  :: Hexen {n}
hex key {n} (hex head wrench) SEE: hex head wrench  ::
hey {interj} (exclamation to get attention)  :: Hallo
hey {interj} (protest or reprimand)  :: ey
Hezbollah {prop} (radical islamic organisation)  :: Hisbollah
hi {interj} (friendly, informal greeting)  :: hallo, 'n Tag
hiatus {n}  :: Hiatus, Hiat, Lücke {f}
hibakusha {n} (survivor of the bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki)  :: Hibakusha {m} {f}
hibernate {v} (winter sleep)  :: Winterschlaf halten, überwintern
hibernation {n} (state of inactivity during winter)  :: Winterschlaf {m}
hibiscus {n} (flower)  :: Hibiskus {m}
hiccup {n} (spasm of the diaphragm)  :: Schluckauf {m}
hiccup {v} (to hiccup)  :: hicksen
hiccups {n} (the condition of having hiccup spasms)  :: Schluckauf {m}
hick {n} (country yokel or hillbilly)  :: Landei {n}, Hinterwäldler {m}
hick {v} (hiccup) SEE: hiccup  ::
hickey {n} (bruise-like mark)  :: Knutschfleck {m}
hickory nut {n} (nut of the hickory tree)  :: Hickorynuss
hidden {adj} (that has been hidden)  :: versteckt, verborgen
hidden agenda {n} (wish (and plan) to implement a particular idea without telling anybody)  :: Hintergedanke
hide {n} (covered structure for observing animals)  :: Hochsitz {m}
hide {n} (skin of an animal)  :: Haut {f}, Fell {n}, Leder {n}
hide {v} ((intransitive))  :: sich verbergen , sich verstecken
hide {v} ((transitive))  :: verbergen, verdecken, verheimlichen, verstecken
hide and seek {n} (game)  :: Versteckspiel {n}
hide one's light under a bushel {v} (conceal one's talents or positive qualities)  :: sein Licht unter den Scheffel stellen
hideous {adj} (distressing or offensive to the ear)  :: abscheulich
hideous {adj} (extremely ugly)  :: scheußlich
hideous {adj} (hateful; shocking)  :: abscheulich
hideousness {n} (being hideous)  :: Abscheulichkeit {f}
hideout {n} (A place to hide)  :: Versteck {n}
hiding place {n} (a place where something or someone may be safely hidden)  :: Versteck {n}
hie {v} (to go in haste)  :: eilen
hierarchical {adj} (Classified or arranged into successive ranks or grades)  :: hierarchisch
hierarchical {adj} (Pertaining to a hierarchy)  :: hierarchisch
hierarchically {adv} (of or relating to a hierarchy)  :: hierarchisch
hierarchy {n} (body of authoritative officials organised by rank)  :: Hierarchie {f}
hierarchy {n} (class of objects)  :: Hierarchie {f}, Rangordnung {f}
hierocratic {adj}  :: hierokratisch
hierodule {n} (temple slave, often one performing religious prostitution)  :: Hierodule {m}
hieroglyph {n} (element of ideographic writing system)  :: Hieroglyphe {f}
hieroglyphic {adj} (difficult to decipher)  :: hieroglyphisch
hieroglyphic {adj} (of, relating to, or written with this system of symbols)  :: hieroglyphisch
hieromonk {n} (monk of the Eastern Church who is also a priest)  :: Hieromonachos {m}, Priestermönch {m}
hierophant {n} (ancient Greek priest)  :: Hierophant {m}
Higgs boson {n} (a hypothetical elementary particle)  :: Higgs-Boson {n}, Higgs-Teilchen {n}
Higgs particle {n} (Higgs boson) SEE: Higgs boson  ::
high {adj} (acoustics: of greater frequency)  :: hell
high {adj} (elevated)  :: hoch
high {adj} (of meat: slightly tainted)  :: angegangen
high {adj} (slang: stoned)  :: berauscht, high, knatter
high {adj} (tall, lofty)  :: hoch
high {n} (anticyclone) SEE: anticyclone  ::
high altar {n} (main altar in a church)  :: Hochaltar {m}
high bar {n} (horizontal bar) SEE: horizontal bar  ::
high-beam {n} (automobile's headlights adjusted to brighten a longer distance)  :: Fernlicht {n}
highchair {n} (elevated chair used for feeding babies)  :: Hochstuhl {m}
high-class {adj} (recognized for quality)  :: gehoben
high court {n} (supreme court) SEE: supreme court  ::
higher education {n} (university education or higher)  :: Hochschulbildung {f}
high frequency {n} (frequency area from 3 MHz through 30 MHz)  :: Hochfrequenz {f}
High German {prop} (any of a group of West Germanic languages)  :: Hochdeutsch {n}
High German {prop} (standard German)  :: Hochdeutsch {n}
high-handed {adj} (using power or authority without proper consideration for the feelings or rights of others)  :: eigenmächtig, selbstherrlich
high-hat {adj} (disdainful)  :: hochnäsig
high heels {n} (pair of shoes)  :: Schuhe mit Absatz {p}
High Holidays {prop} (Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur, collectively)  :: Hohen Feiertage {p}
high intensity training {n}  :: High Intensity Training {n}
high jump {n} (athletics event)  :: Hochsprung {m}
highland {n} (mountainous land)  :: Hochland {n}
Highlander {n} (highlander) SEE: highlander  ::
high-level {adj} (of or pertaining to a person of high rank) SEE: high-ranking  ::
high-level language {n} (user-friendly programming language)  :: hōhere Programmiersprache {f}
highlight {n} (especially significant or interesting detail or event)  :: Highlight {n}, Höhepunkt {m}
highlight {n} (strongly illuminated area in a drawing, painting, or photograph)  :: hervorheben
highlight {v} (to make prominent)  :: hervorheben, beleuchten
highlight {v} (to mark with a fluorescent marker)  :: markieren
highlighter {n} (pen for highlighting)  :: Marker {m}, Markierstift {m}, Textmarker {m}
High Mass {prop} (a Roman Catholic Mass celebrated in full ceremonial form)  :: Hochamt {n}
High Middle Ages {prop} (period of European history, between the Early Middle Ages and the Late Middle Ages, that saw great social and political change)  :: Hochmittelalter {n}
high muckamuck {n} (muckamuck) SEE: muckamuck  ::
Highness {n} (form of address)  :: Hoheit {f}
high priest {n} (clergyman)  :: Hohepriester {m}
high-quality {adj} (of very good quality)  :: hochqualitativ
high-ranking {adj} (at an important, elevated, or exalted level in a hierarchy or organization; high-level)  :: ranghoch
high-rise {n} (A tall building)  :: Hochhaus {n}
high school {n} (secondary school)  :: Oberschule {f}, Mittelschule {f} [secondary]
high-score table {n} (a list of high scores presented in tabular format)  :: High-Score-Tabelle {f}
high seas {n} (regions of ocean far from shore)  :: Hochsee {f}
high society {n} (the socially interacting wealthy fashionable elite of a society)  :: High Society {f}
high-spirited {adj} (energetic) SEE: energetic  ::
high-spirited {adj} (possessing a bold nature)  :: übermütig
high street {n} (the main street of any town)  :: Hauptstraße {f}
high tech {n} (high technology) SEE: high technology  ::
high technology {n} (specialized technological application)  :: Hochtechnologie {f}, Spitzentechnologie {f}, Hochtechnik {f}, Hightech {f} {n}
high tension {adj} (having a relatively high voltage)  :: Hochspannungs-
high tide {n} (the natural tide at its highest level)  :: Flut {f}, Hochwasser {n}
high treason {n} (Criminal disloyalty to one's country)  :: Hochverrat {m}
highway {n} (main public road)  :: Hauptstraße {f}
highwayman {n} (a person who robbed travelers on roads)  :: Wegelagerer {m}, Straßenräuber {m}
highway robbery {n} (The asking of an excessive or exorbitant price) SEE: daylight robbery  ::
Hiiumaa {prop} (island of Estonia)  :: Hiiumaa, Dagö
hijab {n} (headscarf)  :: Hijab {m}
hijack {n} (instance of hijacking of a vehicle)  :: Entführung {f}, Überfall {m}
hijack {v} (to seize control of a vehicle)  :: entführen, hijacken, überfallen
hijacker {n} (someone who hijacks)  :: Entführer {m}, Entführerin {f}
Hijra {n}  :: Hedschra
hike {n} (a long walk)  :: Wanderung {f}
hike {v} (to take a long walk for pleasure or exercise)  :: wandern
hiker {n} (One who hikes, especially frequently)  :: Wanderer {m}
hiking {n} (walking)  :: Bergwandern {n}, Wandern {n}
hilarious {adj} (very funny; causing great merriment and laughter)  :: zum Totlachen, urkomisch
Hilbert space {n} (a space in mathematics)  :: Hilbertraum {m}, Hilbert-Raum
Hilda {prop} (female given name)  :: Hilda
Hildebrand {prop} (A German surname​)  :: Hildebrand
hill {n} (elevated location)  :: Hügel {m}
hill {n} (sloping road)  :: Hang {m}, Steigung {m}
hill {n} (steepness)  :: Steigung {f}, Anstieg {m}
hillbilly {n} (someone who is from the hills)  :: Hinterwäldler {m}
hillside {n} (side of a hill)  :: Bergabhang {m}
hilly {adj} (abounding in hills)  :: hügelig
hilt {n} (grip of a sword)  :: Griff {m}
him {pron} (accusative / direct object)  :: ihn
him {pron} (dative / indirect object)  :: ihm
him {pron} (he) SEE: he  ::
him {pron} (himself) SEE: himself  ::
Himalayas {prop} (a mountain range of south-central Asia)  :: Himalaya {m}
himation {n} (ancient Greek clothing item: cloak)  :: Himation {n}
himself {pron} ((emphatic, exclusive) he)  :: er selbst
himself {pron} ((reflexive) male person as the previously mentioned object)  :: sich
hin {n} (Hebrew unit of measure)  :: Hin {n}
hind {n} (female deer)  :: Hinde {f}, Hirschkuh {f}, weiblicher Hirsch {m}
hindbrain {n} (hindbrain)  :: Rautenhirn
Hindenburg {prop} (the German commercial passenger-carrying rigid airship)  :: Hindenburg {n}
hinder {adj} (of or belonging to that part in the rear)  :: hinter
hinder {n} (slang: buttocks)  :: Hintern {m}
hinder {v} (to delay or impede movement)  :: hindern, behindern, erschweren
hinder {v} (to make a task difficult)  :: erschweren
Hindi {prop} (language)  :: Hindi {n}
Hindi-Urdu {prop} (Hindustani) SEE: Hindustani  ::
hind leg {n} (either of two legs towards the rear)  :: Hinterlauf {m}, Hinterbein {n}
hindrance {n} (something which hinders)  :: Behinderung {f}, Hindernis {n}
hindsight {n} (the phrase "in hindsight")  :: im Nachhinein
Hindu {n} (religious adherent)  :: Hindu {m} {f}, Hindufrau {f}
Hinduism {n} (religion)  :: Hinduismus {m}
Hindu Kush {prop} (mountain range)  :: Hindukusch {m}
Hindustan {prop} (India) SEE: India  ::
hinge {n} (device for the pivoting of a door)  :: Angel {f}, Scharnier {n}
hinge {n} (philately: paper rectangle for affixing postage stamps) SEE: stamp hinge  ::
hinge {n} (statistics: median of upper or lower half of a batch) SEE: quartile  ::
hinny {n} (hybrid offspring of a male horse and a female donkey)  :: Maulesel {m}
hint {n} (clue)  :: Hinweis {m}
hinterland {n} (rural territory surrounding urban area)  :: Hinterland {n}
hip {n} (joint)  :: Hüfte {f}
hip {n} (the fruit of a rose)  :: Hagebutte {f}
hip bone {n} (bone)  :: Hüftknochen {m}
hip hip hooray {interj} (an exclamation of congratulations)  :: hipp, hipp, hurra
hip hop {n} (popular urban culture) SEE: hip-hop  ::
hip-hop {n} (urban youth culture)  :: Hip Hop
hippiater {n} (veterinarian specialized in horses)  :: Pferdearzt {m}, Pferdeärztin {f}, Rossarzt {m}, Rossärztin {f}
hippie {n} (1960s nonconformist)  :: Hippie {m}
hippocampus {n} (brain region)  :: Hippocampus {m}, Hippokampus {m}, Ammonshorn {n}
hippocaust {n} (hypocaust) SEE: hypocaust  ::
Hippocrates {prop} (an Ancient Greek male given name)  :: Hippokrates
hippodrome {n} (horse racing course)  :: Hippodrom {n}, Pferderennbahn {f}
hippology {n} (study of horses)  :: Pferdekunde
hippopotamus {n} (large African mammal)  :: Flusspferd {n}, Flusspferdmännchen {n}, Flusspferdweibchen {n}, Nilpferd {n}, Nilpferdmännchen {n}, Nilpferdweibchen {n},
hippopotomonstrosesquipedaliophobia {n} (the fear of long words)  :: Hippopotomonstrosesquippedaliophobie {f}
hip roof {n} (roof formed from inclined, planar ends and sides, joined at their edges to form hips)  :: Walmdach {n}
hiragana {n} (Japanese syllabary)  :: Hiragana {n}
hire {v} (to employ)  :: anwerben, anstellen, einstellen
hire {v} (to obtain the services of in return for fixed payment)  :: mieten, heuern
Hirnantian {n}  :: Hirnantium
hirsutism {n} (excessive and increased hair growth)  :: Hirsutismus {m}
his {determiner} (attributive: belonging to him)  :: sein {m}, {n}, seine {f}, seine {p}
his {pron} (that which belongs to him)  :: der seine
His Imperial Majesty {pron} (His Imperial Majesty)  :: Seine Kaiserliche Majestät
His Majesty {pron} (title of respect used when referring to a king)  :: Seine Majestät
Hispanophone {adj} (Spanish-speaking)  :: spanischsprachig
hiss {v} (to make a hissing sound)  :: zischen, fauchen [cats]
histamine {n} (an amine)  :: Histamin {n}
histidine {n} (essential amino acid; C6H9N3O2)  :: Histidin {n}
histological {adj} (pertaining to histology)  :: histologisch
histologically {adv} (histologically)  :: histologisch
histologist {n} (one who studies histology)  :: Histologe {m}, Histologin {f}
histology {n} (the study of the microscopic structure)  :: Gewebelehre
historian {n} (writer of history)  :: Historiker {m}, Historikerin {f}
historic {adj} (having significance in history)  :: historisch
historic {adj} (historical) SEE: historical  ::
historical {adj} (pertaining to history)  :: geschichtlich, historisch
historical linguistics {n} (the scientific study of language change)  :: Historische Sprachwissenschaft {f}, Historische Linguistik {f}
historico-cultural {adj}  :: kulturgeschichtlich‎
historic present tense {n} (tense) SEE: historical present tense  ::
historiography {n}  :: Histographie {f}
history {n} (aggregate of past events)  :: Geschichte {f}
history {n} (branch of knowledge that studies the past)  :: Geschichtswissenschaft {f}
history {n} (computing: record of previous user events)  :: Verlauf {m}
history {n} (medicine: list of past and continuing medical conditions)  :: Geschichte {f}
history {n} (record or narrative description of past events)  :: Geschichte {f}, Erzählung {f}
history repeats itself {proverb} (Translations)  :: die Geschichte wiederholt sich
histrionic {adj} (excessively dramatic)  :: theatralisch, pathetisch
histrionic {adj} (relating to acting)  :: schauspielerisch, Schauspiel-
histrionics {n} (exaggerated, overemotional behaviour)  :: theatralisches Getue {n}
hit {n} (attack on a location)  :: Anschlag {m}
hit {n} (blow, punch)  :: Schlag {m}, Hieb {m}, Stoß {m}, Treffer {m}
hit {n} ((computing) (Internet) result of a search)  :: Treffer {m}
hit {n} (success, especially in the entertainment industry)  :: Hit {m}, Erfolg {m}, Schlager {m}
hit {v} (to begin)  :: abschlagen
hit {v} (to come into contact with forcefully and suddenly)  :: schlagen, [colloquial] knallen
hit {v} (to give a blow)  :: schlagen, treffen, stoßen
hit {v} (to go (somewhere))  :: treffen
hit {v} (to kill a person on the instructions of a third party)  :: morden
hit {v} (to manage to touch in the right place)  :: treffen
hit-and-run {n} (the crime of causing an accident and leaving)  :: Fahrerflucht {f}
hitch {n} (a hidden or unfavorable condition or element; a catch)  :: Haken {m}
hitch {n} (connection point for trailer)  :: Anhängerkupplung {f}
hitchhike {v} (to try to get a ride in a passing vehicle while standing at the side of a road)  :: trampen, per Anhalter fahren
hitchhiker {n} (a person who hitchhikes)  :: Anhalter {m}, Tramper {m}
hither {adv} (to here)  :: hierher, hierhin
hither and thither {adv} (In a disorderly manner)  :: hin und her
hitherto {adv} (up to this time)  :: bis dahin, bis dato, bislang, bisher
Hitler {prop} (Adolf Hitler, German dictator)  :: Adolf Hitler, Hitler
Hitlerian {adj} (related to Adolf Hitler)  :: Hitler-
Hitlerism {n} (political philosophy of Hitler)  :: Hitlerismus {m}
hitman {n} (a contract killer; usually paid by mafia)  :: Auftragsmörder {m}, Auftragsmörderin {f}, Killer {m}, Killerin {f}
hit on {v} (to approach somebody seeking love, sex, etc.)  :: anmachen
hit the gas {v} (go faster)  :: Gas geben
hit the jackpot {v} (to receive a favorable outcome, by luck)  :: das Große Los ziehen
hit the nail on the head {v} (identify something exactly)  :: den Nagel auf den Kopf treffen
hit the road {v} (to leave a place; to go away)  :: sich auf den Weg machen
Hittite {adj} (of or relating to the Hittite people, language or kingdom)  :: hethitisch
Hittite {n} (person)  :: Hethiter {m}, Hethiterin {f}
Hittite {prop} (language)  :: Hethitisch {n}
Hittitologist {n} (a person specialised in Hittitology)  :: Hethitologe {m}, Hethitologin {f}
Hittitology {n} (the study of Hittites, their languages and culture)  :: Hethitologie {f}
HIV {n} (human immunodeficiency virus)  :: HIV
hive {n} (a box or basket for the reception and habitation of a swarm of honeybees) SEE: beehive  ::
hives {n} (medical condition) SEE: urticaria  ::
HIV negative {adj} (not having HIV)  :: HIV-negativ
HIV positive {adj} (infected by the HIV virus)  :: HIV-positiv
hmm {interj} (indicating thinking or pondering)  :: hm, tja
Hmong {prop} (people)  :: Miao {m} {f}
hmph {interj} (sound of annoyance or indignation) SEE: humph  ::
hnn {interj} (indicating thinking or pondering) SEE: hmm  ::
ho {n} (whore)  :: Hure {f}
hoard {n} (hidden supply)  :: Hort {m}, Vorrat {m}
hoard {v} (to amass)  :: horten
hoarder {n} (one who hoards)  :: Messie {m} [compulsive, pathological]
hoarfrost {n} (frozen dew drops)  :: Raureif {m}
hoarse {adj} (afflicted by a dry, quite harsh voice)  :: heiser
hoary {adj} (white or gray with age)  :: altersgrau, asbach, uralt
hoatzin {n} (bird, Opisthocomus hoazin)  :: Hoatzin {m}
hoax {n} (anything deliberately intended to deceive or trick)  :: Streich {m}, Trick {m}, Schabernack {m}
hoax {v} (to deceive with a hoax)  :: anführen, hereinlegen
hobbit {n} (fictional small humanoid creature)  :: Hobbit {m}
hobby {n} (activity done for enjoyment in spare time)  :: Hobby {n}, Steckenpferd {n}
hobby horse {n} (child's toy)  :: Steckenpferd {n}
hobby horse {n} (topic about which someone loves to talk)  :: Steckenpferd {n}
hobbyist {n} (person who is interested in a subject or an activity as a hobby)  :: Bastler {m}, Bastlerin {f}, Hobbymensch {m}
hobnail {n} (short nail with a thick head)  :: Schuhnagel {m}, Schuhzwecke {m}, Stiefelnagel {m}
Ho Chi Minh {prop} (Ho Chi Minh City) SEE: Ho Chi Minh City  ::
Ho Chi Minh City {prop} (Saigon) SEE: Saigon  ::
hockey {n} (the sport)  :: Hockey {n}, Eishockey {n} [ice hockey]
hockey stick {n} (instrument used in field hockey)  :: Hockeyschläger {m}
hockey stick {n} (instrument used in ice hockey)  :: Hockeyschläger {m}
hocus-pocus {n} (act of trickery or nonsense)  :: Hokuspokus {m}
hodgepodge {n} (collection of miscellaneous things; a jumble)  :: Sammelsurium {n}, Mischmasch
hoe {n} (agricultural tool)  :: Hacke {f}
hoe {v} (to use the gardening tool)  :: hacken
hog {n} (animal of the family Suidae)  :: Schwein {n}, Hausschwein {n}
hog {n} (greedy person)  :: Vielfraß {m}, Sau {f}
hog {v} (to greedily take more than one's share, to take precedence at the expense of another or others)  :: sich selbstsüchtig aneignen, in Beschlag nehhmen, raffen
hogan {n} (house)  :: Hogan {m}
hogherd {n} (person who looks after hogs)  :: Schweinehirt {m}, Schweinehirte {m}, Schweinehirtin {f}, Schweinehüter {m}, Schweinehüterin {f}
hogherd {n} (swineherd) SEE: swineherd  ::
hogshead {n} (cask)  :: oxhoft
hogshead {n} (measure)  :: oxhoft
hog-tie {v} (figurative use)  :: fesseln, knebeln
hogwash {n} (nonsense)  :: Quatsch {m}, Unsinn {m}
hogweed {n} (umbelliferous plant)  :: Bärenklau {m}
Hohenzollern {n} (a member of the Hohenzollern family and dynasty)  :: Hohenzoller {m}, Hohenzollerin {f}
Hohenzollern {prop} (a noble family and royal dynasty)  :: Hohenzollern {p}
Hohhot {prop} (capital of Inner Mongolia)  :: Hohhot
ho-hum {adj} (boring; not interesting or novel)  :: langweilig
hoi polloi {n} (elite) SEE: elite  ::
hoi polloi {n} (the common people)  :: Pöbel {m}
hoist {v} (transitive: to raise; to lift; to elevate)  :: hochziehen, hissen [sail, flag]
Hokkaido {prop} (a northern largest island of Japan, or a prefecture based in itself)  :: Hokkaido, Hokkaidō
Hokkien {prop} (Min Nan) SEE: Min Nan  ::
Holbach {prop} (surname)  :: Holbach
hold {n} (cargo area)  :: Schiffsraum {m}
hold {v} (to grasp)  :: halten
hold {v} (to organise an event or meeting)  :: austragen
hold down {v} (to continue to hold)  :: halten, sich halten in
hold down {v} (to restrain)  :: niederhalten, unterdrucken
holding company {n} (company whose main purpose is to own shares of other companies)  :: Holding-Gesellschaft {f}
hold on {v} (wait a minute)  :: warten
hold one's breath {v} (to hold one's breath)  :: den Atem anhalten
hold out {v} (to hold)  :: hinhalten
hole {n} (hollow in some surface)  :: Loch {n}
hole {n} (opening in a solid)  :: Loch {n}
hole {n} (pit) SEE: pit  ::
hole punch {n} (tool)  :: Locher {m}
holiday {n} (day declared free from work by the government)  :: gesetzlicher Feiertag {m}
holiday {n} (day on which a festival, etc, is traditionally observed)  :: Feiertag {m}
holiday {n} (period during which pupils and students do not attend their school or university)  :: Ferien {p}
holiday {n} (period of one or more days taken off work by an employee for leisure)  :: Urlaub {m}
holiday {n} (period taken off work or study for travel)  :: Urlaub {m}, Ferien {p}
holiday {v} (to spend a period of time for travel)  :: reisen, eine Ferienreise machen
holidayer {n} (one who is on holiday) SEE: vacationer  ::
holiday home {n} (second home)  :: Ferienwohnung {f}
holidaymaker {n} (one who is on holiday) SEE: vacationer  ::
holiness {n} (state or condition of being holy)  :: Heiligkeit {f}
Holiness {n} (used to address the pope)  :: Heiligkeit {f}
holism {n} (theory or belief that the whole is greater than the sum of the parts)  :: Holismus {m}
holistic {adj} (related to holism)  :: holistisch
Holland {prop} (a region of The Netherlands)  :: Holland {n}
Holland {prop} (the Netherlands)  :: Holland {n}, Niederlande {n-p}
hollow {adj} (having an empty space inside)  :: hohl
hollow {n} (sunken area)  :: Höhle {f}
hollow out {v} (make hollow)  :: aushöhlen
holly {n} (any of various shrubs or small trees of the genus Ilex)  :: Stechpalme {f}, Hülse {f}
hollyhock {n} (plant)  :: Stockrose {f}, Herbstrose {f}, Rosenmalve {f}
Hollywood {prop} (area of Los Angeles)  :: Hollywood {n}
Hollywood {prop} (the American motion picture industry)  :: Hollywood {n}
holmium {n} (chemical element)  :: Holmium {n}
holm oak {n} (evergreen tree, Quercus ilex)  :: Steineiche {f}
holocaust {n} (annihilation of a group of animals or people)  :: Auslöschung {f}, Ausmerzung {f}, Ausrottung {f}, Gruppenmord {m}, Massentötung {f}, Massenvernichtung {f}
holocaust {n} (sacrifice to a god)  :: Ganzopfer {n}, Holokauston {n}, Holokaustum {n}, Vollbrandopfer {n}
holocaust {n} (state-sponsored mass murder of an ethnic group)  :: Holocaust {m}, Massenmord {m}, Massenvernichtung {f}
Holocaust {prop} (the mass murder of 11 million people by Nazi Germany)  :: Holocaust {m}
Holocaust {prop} (the mass murder of 6 million Jews by Nazi Germany)  :: Holocaust {m}, Judenmord {m}, Judenvernichtung {f}, officially: Massenmord an den europäischen Juden {m}, Schoah {f}, symbolically since Adorno: Auschwitz {n}, euphemistic Nazi term: Endlösung {f}
Holocene {n} (The Holocene epoch)  :: Holozän {n}
Holodomor {prop} (1932–33 famine in Ukraine)  :: Holodomor {m}
hologram {n} (three-dimensional image created by holography)  :: Hologramm {n}
holograph {n} (hologram) SEE: hologram  ::
holographic {adj} (in the form of a hologram or holograph)  :: holographisch
holography {n} (a technique for recording, and then reconstructing, the amplitude and phase distributions of a coherent wave disturbance)  :: Holografie {f}, Holographie {f}
holomorphic {adj} (of a complex function)  :: holomorph
holonym {n} (a term that denotes a whole whose part is denoted by the other term)  :: Holonym {n}
Holstein {prop} (region)  :: Holstein
holster {n} (case for carrying a gun)  :: Holster {n}, Halfter {m} {f}
holy {adj} (dedicated to a religious purpose)  :: heilig
holy {adj}  :: heilig
Holy Book {prop} (Holy Writ) SEE: Holy Writ  ::
Holy Communion {prop} (Christian sacrament)  :: Eucharistie {f}
Holy Father {prop} (God)  :: Dieu le Père {m}
Holy Father {prop} (Pope)  :: Heiliger Vater
Holy Grail {prop} (artifact in Christian mythology)  :: Heiliger Gral {m}
Holy Land {prop} (that part of Asia in which most Biblical events are set)  :: Heiliges Land {n}
holy moley {interj} (holy smoke) SEE: holy smoke  ::
Holy Roman Empire {prop} (political group)  :: Heiliges Römisches Reich {n}
Holy Saturday {n} (the Saturday immediately after Good Friday)  :: Karsamstag {m}
Holy See {prop} (episcopal see of the Roman Catholic Church)  :: Heiliger Stuhl {m}
holy shit {interj} (expression of surprise or the like)  :: Ach du Scheiße
Holy Spirit {prop} (Christian: aspect of the Holy Trinity)  :: Heiliger Geist {m}
Holy Thursday {prop} (Maundy Thursday) SEE: Maundy Thursday  ::
holy war {n} (primarily religious war)  :: heiliger Krieg {m}
holy water {n} (water, sanctified)  :: Weihwasser {n}
Holy Week {prop} (week preceding Easter)  :: Karwoche {f}
homage {n} (artistic work imitating another in a flattering style)  :: Hommage {f}
homage {n} (demonstration of respect)  :: Hommage {f}
homage {n} (in feudalism, the formal oath of a vassal to his or her lord)  :: Huldigung {f}
home {adv} (at home)  :: daheim, zu Hause, zuhause
home {adv} (homewards)  :: nach Hause, nachhause, heimwärts, heim
home {n} (childhood or parental home)  :: Zuhause {n}, Elternhaus {n}, Nest {n}
home {n} (habitat)  :: Heimat {f}
home {n} (house or structure in which someone lives)  :: Heim {n}, zuhause {n}, Wohnung {f}
home {n} (place of refuge or rest)  :: Heim {n}, Ruhestätte {f}
home {n} (someone’s native land)  :: Heimat {f}
home {v} (to home ("in on"))  :: anpeilen, zielen
home base {n} (baseball) SEE: home plate  ::
home cinema {n} (theatre-quality movie system at home)  :: Heimkino {n}
homecoming {n} (the act of returning home)  :: Heimkehr {f}, Heimkunft {f}
home country {n} (the country where a person was born and raised)  :: Heimatland {n}, Heimat {f}, Vaterland {n}
home economics {n} (the study of homemaking)  :: Hauswirtschaft {f}, Hauswirtschaftlehre {f}
home fries {n} (potato dish)  :: Bratkartoffeln
home front {n} (civilian sphere)  :: Heimatfront {f}
home game {n} (athletic contest played in a team's own turf)  :: Heimspiel {m}
Homel {prop} (Gomel) SEE: Gomel  ::
homeland {n} (homeland)  :: Heimat {f}, Heimatland {n}
homeless {adj} (lacking a permanent residence)  :: obdachlos
homelessness {n} (state of being homeless)  :: Obdachlosigkeit {f}
homeless shelter {n} (building to provide shelter for homeless)  :: Obdachlosenheim {n}
homeopath {n} (a person who practices homeopathy)  :: Homöopath {m}, Homöopathin {f}
homeopathic {adj} (of or pertaining to homeopathy)  :: homöopathisch
homeopathy {n} (system of treating diseases with very small amounts)  :: Homöopathie {f}
homeostasis {n} (ability to stabilize internal environment)  :: Selbstregulation
homeostatic {adj} (of or pertaining to homeostasis)  :: homöostatisch
homeowner {n} (someone who owns a house)  :: Hauseigentümer {m}, Hauseigentümerin {f}
home page {n} (the main or first page of a web site)  :: Homepage {f}, Startseite {f}
home page {n} (the web page set to open in a web browser when it is loaded)  :: Homepage {f}, Startseite {f}
homer {n} (four-base hit) SEE: home run  ::
homer {n} (homing pigeon) SEE: homing pigeon  ::
Homer {prop} (Ancient Greek poet)  :: Homer {m}
home school {n} (boarding school) SEE: boarding school  ::
homesick {adj} (missing one's home or family)  :: heimwehkrank
homesickness {n} (missing one's home or family)  :: Heimweh {n}, Nostalgie {f}
homestay {n} (a form of tourism)  :: Homestay {n}
homestretch {n} (final stretch of a race track) SEE: home stretch  ::
hometown {n} (place of birth or residence)  :: Heimatstadt {f}
homeward {adv} (towards home)  :: nach Hause, heim, heimwärts
homework {n} (preliminary or preparatory work)  :: Hausaufgaben {p}
homework {n} (work that is done at home)  :: Hausaufgaben {p}
homicide {n} (a person who kills another)  :: Mörder {m}
homicide {n} (the killing of one person by another)  :: Mord {m} (intentional), Totschlag {m} (manslaughter), Tötungsdelikt {m} (law term)
homie {n} (A friend; somebody one often hangs out with)  :: Kollege {m}, Kumpel {m}, Spezi {m}
homily {n} (sermon)  :: Homilie {f}
homing instinct {n} (homing instinct)  :: Heimfindevermögen {n}, Heimfindeverhalten {n}
homing pigeon {n} (domesticated rock pigeon with strong homing instinct)  :: Brieftaube {f}, Reisetaube {f}, Reisebrieftaube {f}, Posttaube {f}
hominin {n} (member of the tribe Hominini)  :: Hominini {p}
homo {n} (short form of homosexual)  :: Homo
homo- {prefix} (Same)  :: homo-
Homocaust {prop} (mass murder or persecution of homosexuals)  :: Homocaust {m}
homocentric {adj} (anthropocentric) SEE: anthropocentric  ::
homoerotic {adj} (arousing homosexual desire)  :: homoerotisch
homoerotic {adj} (homosexual) SEE: homosexual  ::
homoerotic {adj} (pertaining homosexuality)  :: homoerotisch
homogeneity {n} (quality of being homogeneous)  :: Homogenität {f}
homogeneous {adj} (of the same kind; alike, similar)  :: homogen, gleichartig
homogenization {n} (homogenization)  :: Homogenisierung {f}
homoglyph {n} (A character identical or nearly identical in appearance to another, but which differs in the meaning it represents)  :: Homoglyph
homograph {n} (word with the same spelling but different meaning)  :: Homograph {m}
homological {adj} (biology)  :: homolog
homologous {adj} ((biology) corresponding to a similar structure in another life form)  :: homolog
homologous {adj} ((chemistry) belonging to a series of aliphatic organic compounds)  :: homolog
homologous {adj} ((genetics) having the same morphology as another chromosome)  :: homolog
homologous {adj} (showing a degree of correspondence)  :: homolog
homology {n}  :: Homologie
homomorphism {n} (notion in mathematics)  :: Homomorphismus {m}
homonym {n} (word with the same sound or spelling but different meaning)  :: Homonym {n}
homonymous {adj} (having the same name)  :: gleichnamig
homonymous {adj} (pertaining to a homonym)  :: homonymisch
homophile {n} (one who has a sexual or romantic preference for persons of one's own gender, see also: homosexual)  :: homophil
homophobe {n} (A person who is opposed to homosexuals and homosexuality)  :: Homophobe {m}, Homophobin {f}
homophobia {n} (fear, dislike, or hate of homosexuals)  :: Homophobie {f}
homophobia {n} (obsolete: pathological fear of mankind)  :: Anthropophobie {f}
homophobic {adj} (characteristic of homophobia)  :: homophob
homophone {n} (words with the same pronunciation)  :: Gleichklang {m}, Homophon {n}, Homofon {n}
Homo sapiens {n} (species)  :: Mensch {m}, Homo sapiens {m}
homoscedasticity {n} (property of a set of random variables where each variable has the same finite variance)  :: Homoskedastizität {f}
homosexual {adj} (sexually attracted solely or primarily to the same sex)  :: homosexuell
homosexual {n} (person who is attracted solely or primarily to others of the same sex)  :: Homosexueller {m}, Homosexuelle {f}
homosexuality {n} (sexual orientation)  :: Homosexualität {f}
homothecy {n} (homothety) SEE: homothety  ::
homozygote {n} (a diploid individual that has equal alleles at one or more genetic loci)  :: Homozygote {m}
Homs {prop} (a city in Syria)  :: Homs
homunculus {n} (little man)  :: Homunkulus {m}
Honduran {adj} (Pertaining to Honduras)  :: honduranisch
Honduran {n} (Person from Honduras)  :: Honduraner {m}, Honduranerin {f}
Honduras {prop} (A country in Central America)  :: Honduras {n}
hone {n} (sharpening stone)  :: Schleifstein {m}, Wetzstein {m}
hone {v} (to refine or master a skill)  :: ausfeilen, ausschleifen
hone {v} (to sharpen with a hone)  :: honen, feinschleifen, ziehschleifen
honed {adj}  :: fein geschliffen, gehont
honest {adj} (scrupulous with regard to telling the truth)  :: ehrlich, aufrichtig
honestly {adv} (in an honest manner)  :: ehrlich
honesty {n} (ornamental plant)  :: Mondviole {f}, Silberblatt {n}
honesty {n} (quality of being honest)  :: Ehrlichkeit {f}
honey {n} (sweet substance produced by bees)  :: Honig {m}
honey {n} (term of affection)  :: Schatz {m}
honey badger {n} (Mellivora capensis)  :: Honigdachs {m}
honeybadger {n} (honey badger) SEE: honey badger  ::
honey bear {n} (kinkajou) SEE: kinkajou  ::
honey bear {n} (sloth bear) SEE: sloth bear  ::
honey bear {n} (sun bear) SEE: sun bear  ::
honey bee {n} (bee)  :: Honigbiene {f}
honeybee {n} (honey bee) SEE: honey bee  ::
honeycomb {n} (structure of cells made by bees)  :: Wabe {f}, Bienenwabe {f}, Honigwabe {f}
honeycomb stomach {n} (reticulum) SEE: reticulum  ::
honeydew {n} (a melon with sweet green flesh)  :: Honigmelone {f}
honeydew {n} (a sweet sticky substance deposited on leaves by insects)  :: Honigtau {m}
honeydew {n} (a sweet sticky substance produced by the leaves of some plants)  :: Honigtau {m}
honeymoon {n} (period of time immediately following a marriage)  :: Flitterwochen {f-p}
honeymoon {n} (trip taken by a newly wed married couple)  :: Hochzeitsreise {f}, Flitterwochen {f-p}
honeysuckle {n} (plant)  :: Geißblatt {n}, Heckenkirsche {f}
honey-sweet {adj}  :: honigsüß
hong bao {n} (red envelope) SEE: red envelope  ::
Hong Kong {prop} (coastal administrative region in south-east China)  :: Hongkong {n}
Honiara {prop} (the capital of the Solomon Islands)  :: Honiara
honk {n} (the cry of a goose)  :: gack
honk {v} (to honk like a goose)  :: schnattern
honk {v} (to use a car horn)  :: hupen, tuten
Honolulu {prop} (the capital of Hawaii)  :: Honolulu
honor {n} (honour) SEE: honour  ::
honor {v} (honour) SEE: honour  ::
honorable {adj} (worthy of respect)  :: ehrbar
honorary {adj} (describes the holder of a position)  :: ehrenhaft, ehrbar
honored {adj} (respected, having received honor) SEE: honoured  ::
Honorius {prop} (male given name)  :: Honorius
honour {n} (token of praise or respect)  :: Ehre {f}
honour {v} (confer honour on)  :: ehren
honour {v} (think of, respect highly)  :: ehren
honoured {adj} (respected, having received honour)  :: geehrt
honour killing {n} (murder as a cultural practice)  :: Ehrenmord {m}
Honshu {prop} (the main island of the Japanese Archipelago)  :: Honshū
hood {n} (covering of a vent to suck away smoke or fumes)  :: Abzug {m}, Abzugshaube {f}
hood {n} (front of car)  :: Motorhaube {f}, Haube {f}
hood {n} (headwear)  :: Kapuze {m}
hood {n} (neighbourhood) SEE: neighbourhood  ::
hood {n} (protective cover)  :: Haube {f}, Kappe {f}, Schutzdach {n}
hood {n} (soft top)  :: Verdeck {n}
hood {n} (thug) SEE: thug  ::
-hood {suffix} (condition or state)  :: -heit, -keit
-hood {suffix} (group)  :: -schaft
hooded crow {n} (Corvus cornix)  :: Nebelkrähe {f}
hoodie {n} (sweatshirt, with an integral hood)  :: Kapuzenpullover {m}, Kapu {m}, Schlumpf {m}
hoodiecrow {n} (hooded crow) SEE: hooded crow  ::
hoodlum {n} (a rough or violent youth)  :: Ganove {m}
hood ornament {n} (decoration on car's hood)  :: Kühlerfigur {f}
hoof {n} (tip of a toe of ungulates)  :: Huf {m}
hoofbeat {n} (sound of a hoof striking the ground)  :: Hufschlag {m}
hoofed {adj} (having a hoof)  :: behuft
hook {n} (fishhook)  :: Haken {m}, Angelhaken {m}
hook {n} (rod bent into a curved shape)  :: Haken {m}
hook {v} (to attach a hook)  :: haken
hook {v} (to catch with a hook)  :: haken
hook {v} (to connect)  :: einhaken
hookah {n} (pipe)  :: Wasserpfeife {f}, Shisha {f}
hooker {n} (prostitute)  :: Nutte {f}, Hure {f}, Dirne {f}
hooker {n} (rugby player)  :: Hakler {m}
Hooke's law {n} (principle that stress applied to a solid is proportional to strain produced)  :: Hookesches Gesetz {n}
hook up {v} (to assemble the parts of a mechanism, especially by connecting wires)  :: verkabeln, ankoppeln
hook up {v} (to connect to something)  :: anschließen, verbinden
hook up {v} (to form an association (with) someone)  :: [colloquial] liieren
hooligan {n} (person that causes trouble or violence)  :: Hooligan {m}, Raufbold {m}
hooliganism {n} (behavior)  :: Rowdytum {n}
hoop {n} (circular band of metal used to bind a barrel)  :: Reif {m}
hoop {n} (hoop earring) SEE: hoop earring  ::
hoopoe {n} (bird Upupa epops)  :: Wiedehopf {m}
hoopster {n} (basketball player) SEE: basketball player  ::
hooray {interj} (elated expression of approval)  :: hurra!
hooray {n} (an expression of excitement)  :: Hurra {n}
hooray {n} (a shout to signify victory)  :: Hurra {n}
hooray {v} (to shout an expression of excitement)  :: Hurra rufen
hooter {n} (owl) SEE: owl  ::
hooter {n} (slang: nose) SEE: schnozzle  ::
hoover {n} (vacuum cleaner) SEE: vacuum cleaner  ::
hoover {v} (vacuum) SEE: vacuum  ::
hop {n} ((plural) flowers of the hop plant)  :: Hopfen {m}
hop {n} (the plant whose flowers are used in brewing)  :: Hopfen {m}
hop {v} (jump a short distance)  :: hüpfen
hope {n} (belief that something wished for can happen)  :: Hoffnung {f}
hope {n} (person or thing that is a source of hope)  :: Hoffnung {f}
hope {v} (to want something to happen, with expectation that it might)  :: hoffen
hopeful {adj}  :: hoffnungsvoll
hopefully {adv} (in a hopeful manner)  :: hoffnungsvoll
hopefully {adv} (it is hoped that)  :: hoffentlich
hopeless {adj} (desparate) SEE: desparate  ::
hopeless {adj} (destitute of hope; having no expectation of good; despairing)  :: hoffnungslos
hopelessness {n} (the lack of hope; despair)  :: Hoffnungslosigkeit {f}
hope springs eternal {proverb} (the feeling of hopefulness endlessly renews itself)  :: die Hoffnung stirbt zuletzt [literally, hope dies last]
hopscotch {n} (child's game)  :: Hickelkasten {m}, Hüpfspiel {n}, Paradiesspiel {n}, Himmel und Hölle, Tempelhüpfen {n}
hop to it {v} (hurry up) SEE: hurry up  ::
Horace {prop} (poet)  :: Horaz
horde {n} (a large number of people)  :: Horde {f}
horde {n} (wandering troop or gang)  :: Horde {f}
hordeolum {n} (infection) SEE: stye  ::
horizon {n} (line that appears to separate the Earth from the sky)  :: Horizont
horizontal {adj} (parallel to the plane of the horizon)  :: horizontal, waagrecht, waagerecht
horizontal bar {n} (horizontally-aligned bar used in gymnastics)  :: Reck {n}
horizontally {adv} (in a horizontal direction or position)  :: horizontal, waagerecht
hormone {n} (substance produced by the body that effects physiological activity)  :: Hormon {n}
horn {n} (antler) SEE: antler  ::
horn {n} (any of several musical wind instruments)  :: Waldhorn {n} (French horn), Horn {n}
horn {n} (coarse slang: erection)  :: Ständer {m}
horn {n} (conical device used to direct waves)  :: Horn {n}, Trichter {m}
horn {n} (growth on the heads of certain animals)  :: Horn {n}
horn {n} (informal: generally, any brass wind instrument)  :: Blech {n}
horn {n} (instrument used to signal others)  :: Jagdhorn {n} (hunting horn), Horn {n}
horn {n} (loud alarm, especially on a motor vehicle)  :: Hupe {f}
horn {n} (slang: telephone)  :: Muschel {f}
horn {n} (substance)  :: Horn {n}
hornbeam {n} (tree of Carpinus)  :: Hainbuche {f}, Weißbuche {f}
hornbill {n} (bird)  :: Nashornvogel {m}
horned {adj} (having horns)  :: gehörnt
hornet {n} (a large wasp, of the genus Vespa, with a brown and yellow striped body)  :: Hornisse {f}
Horn of Africa {prop} (peninsula in East Africa)  :: Horn von Afrika {n}
horn of plenty {n} (Craterellus cornucopioides) SEE: black chanterelle  ::
horn of plenty {n} (the cornucopia)  :: Füllhorn {n}
horn silver {n}  :: Hornerz {n}
horny {adj} (hard or bony)  :: hornig, schwielig
horny {adj} (sexually aroused)  :: geil, heiß, erregt, spitz
horologist {n} (a person who makes or repairs clocks)  :: Uhrmacher {m}, Uhrmacherin {f}
Horologium {prop} (constellation)  :: Pendeluhr {f}
horology {n} (art, science and technology of timekeeping)  :: Horologie {f}, Zeitmesskunde {f}
horoscope {n} (astrological forecast)  :: Horoskop {n}
horoscope {n} (position of the planets and stars; diagram of such positions)  :: Horoskop {n}
horrendous {adj} (extremely bad; awful; terrible)  :: entsetzlich, horrend
horrible {adj} (causing horror, terrible)  :: schrecklich
horrible {adj} (tremendously wrong or errant)  :: schrecklich
horribly {adv} (in a horrible way)  :: fürchterlich
horror {n}  :: Horror {m}, Grauen {n}
horror movie {n} (motion picture which horrifies or frightens)  :: Horrorfilm {m}
hors d'oeuvre {n} (appetizer)  :: Hors d’œuvre {n}, Vorspeise {f}
horse {n} (cavalry soldiers)  :: Kavallerie {f}, Reiterei {f}
horse {n} (gymnastic equipment)  :: Pferd {n}, Pauschenpferd {n}, Seitpferd {n}
horse {n} (knight in chess (see also knight))  :: Springer {m}, Pferd {n}
horse {n} (members of the species Equus ferus)  :: [♂♀] Pferd {n}, [♂♀] Ross {n}, [old spelling] Roß {n}, [♂♀ regional; inferior] Gaul {m}, [♂] Hengst {m}, Pferdehengst {m}, [♀] Stute {f}, Pferdestute {f}, [♀ offspring] Hengstfohlen {n}, [♀ offspring] Hengstfüllen {n}, [♀ offspring] Stutenfohlen {n}, Stutfohlen {n}, [♀ offspring] Stutenfüllen {n}, Stutfüllen {n}, [♂♀ regional] Rössel {n}, [♂♀ South German] Rössl {n}, [♂♀ South German] Rössle {n}
horse {n} (related or similar species)  :: Pferd {n}, Pferde {p}, Einhufer {p}
horse archer {n} (a cavalryman armed with a bow)  :: bogenschütze auf Pferd {m}
horseback {adv} (on the back of a horse)  :: zu Pferde
horseback {n} (back of a horse)  :: Pferderücken {m}
horse chestnut {n} (seed)  :: Rosskastanie {f}, Kastanie {f}
horse chestnut {n} (tree)  :: Rosskastanie {f}, Kastanie {f}
horsefly {n} (fly of the family Tabanidae)  :: Bremse {f}
horsehair {n} (hair of a horse, from its mane or tail)  :: Rosshaar {n}
horseherd {n} (person who tends horses)  :: Pferdehirt {m}, Pferdehirte {m}, Pferdehirtin {f}, Rosshirt {m}, Rosshirte {m}, Rosshirtin {f} (Rosshirt {m}, Rosshirte {m}, Rosshirtin {f} [older spellings with Eszett - Roß])
horse-leech {n} (larger than the common leech)  :: Pferdeegel {m}
horseling {n} (a little horse)  :: Pferdchen {n}, Pferdlein {n}, Kleinpferd {n}, Pony {n}
horseling {n} (foal) SEE: foal  ::
horseling {n} (pony) SEE: pony  ::
horseman {n} (man who rides a horse)  :: Reiter {m}
horsemanship {n} (equestrianism) SEE: equestrianism  ::
horsemeat {n} (horse meat)  :: Pferdefleisch {n}
horseplay {n} (rough or rowdy play)  :: Rauferei {f}
horseplay {v} (to engage in horseplay)  :: raufen
horsepower {n} (metric)  :: Pferdestärke {f}, [symbol] PS
horsepower {n} (non-metric)  :: Pferdestärke {f}
horse race {n} (a competitive race for horses carrying jockeys; often the subject of betting)  :: Pferderennen {n}
horse racing {n} (a sport where horses and their jockeys compete to be fastest)  :: Pferderennsport {m}, Pferderennen {n}
horseradish {n} (condiment)  :: Meerrettich {m}, Kren {m} (South German, Austrian)
horseradish {n} (plant)  :: Meerrettich {m}
horseriding {n} (the practice of riding horses for sport or pleasure)  :: Pferdereiten {n}
horseshoe {n} (metallic shoe of a horse)  :: Hufeisen {n}
horse stance {n} (posture in Asian martial arts)  :: Ma Bu {m}, Kiba Dachi {m}
horsetail {n} (plant)  :: Schachtelhalm {m}
horsy {adj} (of or relating to horses)  :: pferdisch, Pferd-
horsy {n} (a child's term or name for a horse)  :: Pferdchen {n}
hortensia {n} (hydrangea) SEE: hydrangea  ::
horticulture {n} (the science of caring for gardens)  :: Gartenkultur {f}, Hortikultur {f}
hosanna {interj} (liturgical word)  :: hosianna
hose {n} (flexible tube)  :: Schlauch {m}
hose {n} (stocking-like garment) SEE: tights  ::
hose {v} (to attack and kill somebody)  :: jemanden angreifen und töten
Hosea {prop} (prophet)  :: Hosea {m}
hose clamp {n} (device to clamp a hose to a fitting)  :: Schlauchschelle {f}
hospice {n} (a facility or organization offering palliative care for the terminally ill)  :: Hospiz {n}
hospice {n} (provision of palliative care for the terminally ill)  :: Hospizdienst {m}
hospitable {adj} (cordial and generous towards guests)  :: gastfreundlich
hospital {n} (building)  :: Krankenhaus {n}, Spital {n} [regional or dated]
hospitalise {v} (hospitalize) SEE: hospitalize  ::
hospitality {n} (act or service of welcoming, receiving, hosting, or entertaining guests)  :: Gastfreundlichkeit {f}, Gastfreundschaft {f}, Gastlichkeit {f}
hospitality {n} (business)  :: Bewirtung {f}
hospitalization {n} (hospitalizing of a patient)  :: Krankenhauseinweisung {f}
hospitalize {v} (to send to a hospital)  :: ins Krankenhaus einweisen
hospital ship {n} (hospital ship)  :: Lazarettschiff {n}
host {n} (biology: cell or organism which harbors another organism)  :: Wirt {m}
host {n} (consecrated bread)  :: Hostie {f}
host {n} (genetics: organism bearing certain genetic material)  :: Träger {m}
host {n} (moderator)  :: Moderator {m}, Showmaster {m}
host {n} (multitude of people arrayed as an army)  :: Heer {n}
host {n} (person or organisation responsible for running an event)  :: Veranstalter {m}, Organisator, Organisator {m}
host {n} (person who receives or entertains a guest)  :: Gastgeber {m}
host {v} (computing: run software for a remote user or process)  :: bereitstellen
host {v} (perform the role of a host)  :: Gastgeber sein, aufnehmen, organisieren, durchführen
hostage {n} (person given as a pledge or security)  :: Geisel {f}
hostel {n} (an affordable overnight lodging place)  :: Herberge {f}, Wohnheim {n}, Heim {n}
hostel {n} (short for youth hostel) SEE: youth hostel  ::
hostess {n} (bargirl (a female companion))  :: Hostess {f}
hostess {n} (female host)  :: Gastgeberin {f}, Wirtin {f}
hostess {n} (female innkeeper)  :: Wirtin {f}
hostess {n} (stewardess)  :: Stewardess {f}, Flugbegleiterin {f} [officialese]
hostile {adj} (belonging or appropriate to an enemy)  :: feindlich
hostile takeover {n} (buyout that is strongly resisted by the taget company's management)  :: feindliche Übernahme {f}
hostility {n} (state of being hostile)  :: Feindseligkeit {f}
hosting {n} (running and maintaining a computer system)  :: Hosting {n}
hot {adj} (having a high temperature)  :: heiß
hot {adj} (of the weather)  :: heiß
hot {adj} (slang: physically very attractive)  :: heiß, scharf
hot {adj} (slang: stolen)  :: heiß
hot {adj} (spicy)  :: scharf
hot {adj} (very close to finding or guessing something to be found or guessed)  :: heiß
hot air {n} (empty, confused or exaggerated talk)  :: heiße Luft {f}, Geschwafel {n}
hot-air balloon {n} (A balloon-shaped aircraft filled with hot air.)  :: Heißluftballon {m}
hot-blooded {adj} (easily angered or excited; lustful; passionate; excitable)  :: heißblütig
hot chocolate {n} (beverage)  :: Kakao {m}, heiße Schokolade {f}
hotchpotch {n} (hodgepodge) SEE: hodgepodge  ::
hot dog {n} (frankfurter in a bun)  :: Hot Dog {m}, Hotdog {m} {n}
hot dog {v} (to perform a dangerous act as display) SEE: show off  ::
hotel {n} (establishment providing accommodation)  :: Hotel {n}
hotelier {n} (someone who runs a hotel)  :: Hotelier {m}, Hotelierin {f}
hothead {n} (one who angers easily or goes in search of arguments or fights)  :: Hitzkopf {m}
hotheaded {adj} (pertaining to or characteristic of a hothead; easily excited or angered)  :: hitzköpfig
hotheadedness {n} (state or characteristic of being hotheaded; tendency to be easily infuriated or provoked)  :: Hitzköpfigkeit {f}
hotkey {n}  :: Tastaturbefehl {m}, Tastaturkombination {f}, Tastenkombination {f}, Tastenkürzel {n}, Tastensequenz {f}, Hotkey {m}, Shortcut {m}
hotline {n} (telephone line that is able to give immediate assistance)  :: Hotline {f}
hot on somebody's heels {adj} (close behind)  :: dicht auf den Fersen
hot pants {n} (small shorts, see also: tiny shorts)  :: Hotpants {p}, heiße Höschen {n-p}
hotplate {n} (semi-portable stove)  :: Kochplatte {f}, Hotplate {f}
hot pot {n} (communal meal in China)  :: Feuertopf {m}, Hotpot {n}, chinesisches Fondue {n}
hot pot {n} (stew of beef or lamb and potatoes)  :: Auflauf
hot sauce {n} (condiment made from chile peppers)  :: Chilisauce {f}
hot spell {n} (heatwave) SEE: heatwave  ::
hot spot {n} ((geology) the surface manifestation of a plume that rises from deep)  :: Hotspot {m}
hot spring {n} (natural spring producing water whose temperature is greater than about 20°C (68° F))  :: Thermalquelle {f}, heiße Quelle {f}
hot-tempered {adj} (easily angered)  :: cholerisch, hitzköpfig, jähzornig
Hottentot {prop} (archaic, a member of the Khoekhoe people)  :: Hottentotte {m}
Hottentot {prop} (Khoekhoe) SEE: Khoekhoe  ::
Hottentot teal {n} (Anas hottentota)  :: Hottentottenente {f}
hottie {n} (informal: hot-water bottle) SEE: hot water bottle  ::
hot tub {n} (a large tub)  :: Gemeinschaftswanne {f}, Whirlpool {m}
hot water bottle {n} (a flexible bottle for heat therapy)  :: Wärmflasche {f}
hot water heater {n} (apparatus in which water is heated for domestic hot water)  :: Warmwasserspeicher {m}, Boiler {m}
hound {n} (dog)  :: Jagdhund {m}
hound {n} (male who constantly seeks the company of receptive females)  :: Schürzenjäger {m}
hound {v} (to hound)  :: belästigen
houndstooth {n} (fabric pattern)  :: Hahnentritt {m}
hour {n} (the time)  :: Zeit {f}, Uhr
hour {n} (time period of sixty minutes)  :: Stunde {f}
hourglass {n} (clock)  :: Sanduhr {f}
hour hand {n} (hand of clock)  :: Stundenzeiger {m}
houri {n} ((Islam) a nymph in the form of a beautiful virgin)  :: Huri {f}
hourly {adv} (at intervals of an hour)  :: stündlich
hourslong {adj} (lasting several hours)  :: stundenlang
house {n} (archetypal structure of a human abode)  :: Haus {m}
house {n} (bingo) SEE: bingo  ::
house {n} (dynasty, familiar descendance)  :: Haus {n}
house {n} (genre of music) SEE: house music  ::
house {n} (human abode)  :: Haus {n}, Häuser {p}
house {v} (admit to residence)  :: unterbringen, beherbergen
house arrest {n} (confinement of a person, by authorities, to his or her residence)  :: Hausarrest {m}
house-broken {adj} (house-trained) SEE: house-trained  ::
housebroken {adj} (house-trained) SEE: house-trained  ::
house cat {n} (domestic cat) SEE: domestic cat  ::
house cricket {n} (Acheta domestica)  :: Hausgrille {f}, Heimchen {n}
housefly {n} (fly)  :: Stubenfliege {f}
household {n} (those living in the same residence)  :: Haushalt {m}
household appliance {n} (machine)  :: Haushaltsgerät {n}
household name {n} (genericized trademark) SEE: genericized trademark  ::
house husband {n} (husband who remains in the homestead)  :: Hausmann {m}
househusband {n} (husband who remains in the homestead)  :: Hausmann {m}
housekeeper {n} (head of the female staff of a large home)  :: Haushälterin
housekeeper {n} (one who looks after the home by herself)  :: Hausfrau
housekeeping {n} (chores of maintaining a house as a residence)  :: Haushaltung {f}
house martin {n} (bird)  :: Mehlschwalbe {f}
housemate {n} (someone living in the same house)  :: Mitbewohner {m}, Mitbewohnerin {f}
house mouse {n} (mouse of the species Mus musculus)  :: Hausmaus {f}
house music {n} (type of music)  :: House
house of cards {n} (structure made by laying cards perpendicularly on top of each other)  :: Kartenhaus {n}
house of cards {n} (structure or argument built on a shaky foundation)  :: Kartenhaus {n}
House of Commons {prop} (lower house in UK or Canadian parliament)  :: House of Commons {n}, Unterhaus {n}
house of ill fame {n} (brothel) SEE: brothel  ::
House of Lords {prop} (upper chamber of UK parliament)  :: House of Lords {n}, Oberhaus {n}
House of Representatives {prop} (lower house of parliament)  :: Repräsentantenhaus {n}
house of worship {n} (house of worship) SEE: place of worship  ::
house party {n} (party at a house)  :: Hausparty {f}
houseplant {n} (plant grown indoors)  :: Zimmerpflanze {f}
houseplant {n} (plant suited to such treatment)  :: Zimmerpflanze {f}
house rat {n} (black rat) SEE: black rat  ::
house-trained {adj} (trained not to excrete indoors)  :: stubenrein
house warming {n} (a party)  :: Einweihungsfeier {f}
housewife {n} (female head of household)  :: Hausfrau {f}
housework {n} (domestic household chores)  :: Hausarbeit {f}
hover {v} (to float in the air)  :: schweben
hover {v} (to linger in one place)  :: verweilen
hover {v} (to place the cursor over a hyperlink)  :: den Cursor auf einem Hyperlink platzieren
hover {v} (to waver, or be uncertain)  :: zögern
hovercraft {n} (a vehicle supported on a cushion of air)  :: Hovercraft, Luftkissenfahrzeug {n}, Luftkissenboot {n}
hoverfly {n} (fly in the family Syrphidae)  :: Schwebfliege {f}
hover-fly {n} (insect of the Syrphidae family)  :: Schwebfliege {f}
how {adv} (in what manner)  :: wie
how {adv} (in what state)  :: wie
how {adv} (to what degree)  :: wie
how {adv} (used as a modifier to indicate surprise, delight, or other strong feelings)  :: wie
how {conj} (in which way)  :: wie
how are you {phrase} (greeting)  :: wie geht es dir? [informal], wie geht es Ihnen? [formal singular/plural], wie geht es? / wie geht’s?, wie geht es euch? [informal plural]
howbeit {adv} (be that as it may)  :: gleichwohl
how did he die {phrase} (what were the circumstances of his death)  :: wie ist er gestorben
how do I get to {phrase} (how do I get to...?)  :: wie komme ich zu.../in.../nach...?
how do I get to the airport {phrase} (how do I get to the airport?)  :: wie komme ich zum Flughafen?
how do I get to the bus station {phrase} (how do I get to the bus station?)  :: wie komme ich zum Busbahnhof?
how do I get to the train station {phrase} (how do I get to the train station?)  :: wie komme ich zum Bahnhof?
how do you do {phrase} (how do you do)  :: sehr erfreut, sehr angenehm, Wie geht es dir?
how do you pronounce this word {phrase} (how do you pronounce this word?)  :: wie wird dieses Wort ausgesprochen?
how do you say...in English {phrase} (request for translation into English)  :: wie sagt man...auf Englisch?
how do you spell this word {phrase} (how do you spell this word?)  :: wie ist dieses Wort geschrieben?
howdy {interj} (hi) SEE: hi  ::
however {adv} (nevertheless)  :: jedoch
however {conj} (in whatever manner)  :: wie auch immer
howitzer {n} (a cannon)  :: Haubitze {f}
howl {n} (protracted, mournful cry of a dog or a wolf)  :: heulen {n}
howl {v} (To utter a loud, protracted, mournful sound or cry, as dogs and wolves often do)  :: heulen, jaulen
howler monkey {n} (loud Central American and South American monkey of the genus Alouatta)  :: Brüllaffe {m}
howling {n} (act of producing howls)  :: Geheul
how long {adj} (how long (distance))  :: wie lange
how long {adv} (how long (length of time))  :: wie lange
how many {determiner} (what number)  :: wie viele
how much {adv} (what is the cost/price)  :: wieviel kostet das?
how much {determiner} (what quantity)  :: wieviel, wie viel
how much does it cost {phrase} (how much is it)  :: was kostet es?, [casual] wieviel?
how much is it {phrase} (how much does it cost) SEE: how much does it cost  ::
how no {adv} (why not) SEE: why not  ::
how old are you {phrase} (what is your age in years)  :: wie alt bist du? [informal], wie alt sind Sie? [formal]
how's it going {phrase} (how's it going? - informal greetings)  :: wie geht es?, wie geht's?
how's the weather {phrase} (how's the weather?)  :: wie ist das Wetter?
how's tricks {phrase} (informal greeting)  :: Wie steht's
howzit {interj} (what's up) SEE: what's up  ::
Hradec Králové {prop} (city in the Czech republic)  :: Hradec Králové {n}, Königgrätz {n}
Hrodna {prop} (Grodno) SEE: Grodno  ::
hryvnia {n} (Ukrainian currency)  :: Hrywnja {f}
HSK {acronym} (HSK)  :: Prüfung des Chinesisch-Niveaus {f}, Hanyu Shuiping Kaoshi {m}, HSK {m}
HTML {prop} (initialism)  :: HTML {f} {n}
HTTP cookie {n} ( packet of information sent by a server to a World Wide Web browser and then returned by the browser each time it accesses that server)  :: Cookie {n}
Huaqiao {n} (overseas Chinese)  :: Huaqiao {m} {f}
hub {n} (a computer networking device)  :: Hub {n}, Netzknoten {m}
hub {n} (A point where many routes meet)  :: Drehkreuz {n}, Drehscheibe {f}, Zentrum {n}
hub {n} (The central part of a wheel)  :: Nabe {f}, Radnabe {f}
Hubble constant {n} (number)  :: Hubble-Konstante {f}
hubbub {n} (A confused uproar, commotion, tumult or racket.)  :: Tumult {m}, Wirrwarr {m}
hubcap {n} (decorative disk for wheels)  :: Radkappe {f}
Hubert {prop} (male given name)  :: Hubert
hubris {n} (excessive pride or arrogance)  :: Überheblichkeit {f}, Hochmut {m}, Hybris {f}, Dünkel {m}
huchen {n} (Hucho hucho)  :: Huchen {m}, Donaulachs {m}
huckleberry {n} (fruit)  :: Heidelbeere {f}
Hudson River {prop} (Hudson) SEE: Hudson  ::
hue {n} (color or shade of color; tint; dye)  :: Farbton {m}
Hue {prop} (city, province of Vietnam)  :: Huë, Hué
hue and cry {n} (loud and persistent public clamour)  :: Geschrei {n}, Gezeter {n}, Zetermordio {n}, Zeter und Mordio {n}
hug {n} (affectionate embrace)  :: Umarmung {f}
hug {v} (cling closely together)  :: sich umarmen
hug {v} (embrace)  :: umarmen, drücken
huge {adj} (very large)  :: riesig
hugeness {n} (quality of being huge)  :: Riesigkeit {f}, Riesenhaftigkeit {f}
Hugh {prop} (male given name)  :: Hugo
Hugo {prop} (male given name) SEE: Hugh  ::
Huguenot {n} (a member of the Protestant Reformed Church of France during the 16th and 17th century)  :: Hugenotte {m}, Hugenottin {f}
huh {interj} (expressing doubt or confusion)  :: häh
huh {interj} (to indicate that one didn't hear)  :: wie, was
huh {interj} (to reinforce a question)  :: hä?
huitfoil {n} (shape)  :: Achtpass {m}
hula hoop {n} (toy in the form of a large hoop)  :: Hula-Hoop-Reifen {m}
Huldah {prop} (biblical prophetess)  :: Hulda
hulk {n} (a big, (and possibly clumsy) person)  :: Bulle {m}, Riese {m}, Hüne
hulk {n} (an excessively muscled person)  :: Kraftmensch {m}, Kraftpaket {n}, Kraftprotz {m}, Muskelmann {m}, Muskelpaket {n}, Muskelprotz {m}
hulk {n} (any large ship that is difficult to maneuver)  :: Hulk {f}, Holk {f}
hulk {n} (non-functional, floating ship)  :: Hulk {f}, Holk {f}
hull {n} (frame of a ship or plane)  :: Rumpf {m}
hullabaloo {n} (uproar or fuss)  :: Gedöns {n}
hum {n} (tune created orally with lips closed)  :: Summen {n}
hum {v} (to make sound with lips closed)  :: summen
human {adj} (having the nature or attributes of a human species)  :: menschlich
human {adj} (of or belonging to the species Homo sapiens)  :: menschlich
human {n} (a human being)  :: Mensch {m}
human being {n} (person)  :: Mensch {m}
humane {adj} (with regard for the health and well-being of another)  :: human, menschlich
humanely {adv} (In a humane way)  :: menschlich
human immunodeficiency virus {n} (human immunodeficiency virus)  :: Humanes Immundefizienz-Virus {n}
humanism {n} (ethical system)  :: Humanismus {m}
humanism {n} (historical revival of Classical culture)  :: Humanismus {m}
humanism {n} (humanitarianism)  :: Humanität {f}
humanitarian {adj} (concerned with people's welfare)  :: humanitär
humanities {n} (the branch of learning that includes the arts, classics, philosophy, intellectuality and history etc.)  :: Geisteswissenschaften {f-p}, Humanwissenschaften {p}
humanity {n} (human beings as a group)  :: Menschheit {f}
humanity {n} (human condition)  :: Humanität {f}, Menschlichkeit {f}
humanity {n} (quality of being benevolent)  :: Humanität {f}, Menschlichkeit {f}
humankind {n} (the human race)  :: Menschheit {f}
human nature {n} (set of qualities shared by all humans)  :: Menschennatur {f}
humanoid {adj} (humanoid)  :: menschenähnlich, humanoid
human race {n} (mankind; humanity)  :: Menschheit {f}
human resource management {n} (process or hiring and developing personnel)  :: Personalwesen {n}, Personalwirtschaft {f}, Personalmanagement {n}
human right {n} (a basic right that all humans should be guarantee)  :: Menschenrecht {n}
human rights {n} (the basic rights and freedoms that all humans should be guaranteed)  :: Menschenrechte {n-p}
human shield {n} (placement of civilians in or around targets)  :: menschlicher Schutzschild {m}
human trafficking {n} (criminal activity in which people are recruited, etc. to serve an exploitative purpose)  :: Menschenhandel {m}
humble {adj} (near the ground)  :: einfach, bescheiden
humble {adj} (thinking lowly of one's self)  :: demütig, bescheiden
Humboldt penguin {n} (Spheniscus humboldti)  :: Humboldt-Pinguin {m}
humbug {n} (hoax, prank or jest)  :: Humbug {m}
humdrum {adj} (lacking variety or excitement; dull; boring)  :: langweilig, monoton, eintönig, dröge, gleichförmig, trist, abgestumpft, einförmig
humdrum {n} (The quality of lacking variety or excitement; dullness)  :: Monotonie, Einerlei, Tristesse
humerus {n} (bone of the upper arm)  :: Oberarmknochen {m}
humid {adj} (slightly wet)  :: feucht, feuchte, feuchter, feuchten, feuchtes
humidifier {n} (A device that is used to increase the humidity of the air)  :: Luftbefeuchter {m}
humidity {n} (amount of water vapour in the air)  :: Luftfeuchtigkeit {f}
humidity {n} (dampness, especially that of the air)  :: Feuchtigkeit {f}
humidor {n} (container)  :: Humidor {m}
humiliate {v} (to humiliate)  :: demütigen, beschämen
humiliating {adj} (liable to humiliate)  :: erniedrigend
humiliation {n} (the act of humiliating or humbling someone; abasement of pride; mortification)  :: Demütigung {f}, Erniedrigung {f}
humiliation {n} (the state of being humiliated, humbled or reduced to lowliness or submission)  :: Demütigung {f}, Erniedrigung {f}
humility {n} (characteristic of being humble)  :: Bescheidenheit {f}, Demut {f}
hummingbird {n} (any of various small American birds in the family Trochilidae)  :: [♂♀] Kolibri {m}, [♂] Kolibrimännchen {n}, [♀] Kolibriweibchen {n}, [♂♀] Schwirrvogel {m}
hummock {n} (small hill) SEE: hillock  ::
humongous {adj} (extremely large)  :: riesig, gigantisch
humoresque {n} (playful composition)  :: Humoreske
humorous {adj} (full of humor or arousing laughter; funny)  :: humorvoll
humorous {adj} (showing humor; witty, jocular)  :: humorvoll
humour {n} (bodily fluid) SEE: bodily fluid  ::
humour {n}  :: Humor {m} , Stimmung {f} , Witz {m}, Schmäh {m}
humour {n} (mood)  :: Laune {f}, Humor {m}, Stimmung {f}
humour {n} (something funny)  :: Humor {m}
humour {v} (to pacify by indulging)  :: nachgeben
humourously {adv} (humorously) SEE: humorously  ::
hump {n} (deformity of the human back)  :: Buckel {m}, Höcker {m}
hump {n} (mound of earth)  :: Hügel {m}
hump {n} (rounded fleshy mass)  :: Höcker {m}
hump {v} (intransitive, slang: to have sex)  :: bumsen
hump {v} (transitive, slang: to have sex with)  :: bumsen
humpback {n} (humpbacked person)  :: Buckliger {m}, Bucklige {f}
humpback {n} (humped back)  :: Buckel {m}
humpbacked {adj} (having a hump on the back)  :: bucklig
humpback whale {n} (Megaptera novaeangliae)  :: Buckelwal {m}
humph {interj} (used to express doubt or disapproval)  :: hm
Humpty Dumpty {prop} (fairy tale character)  :: Humpty Dumpty {m}, Goggelmoggel {m}
humuhumunukunukuapuaa {n} (either of two species of triggerfish)  :: Diamant-Picassodrücker {m}
humus {n} (group of compounds in soil)  :: Humus {m}
Hun {n} (member of nomadic tribe)  :: Hunne {m}, Hunnin {f}
hunch {n} (idea, theory)  :: Ahnung
hunchback {n} (deformed upper spinal column) SEE: humpback  ::
hunchback {n} (one who is stooped or hunched over) SEE: humpback  ::
hunchbacked {adj} (having hunched back) SEE: humpbacked  ::
hundred {n} (hundred-dollar bill)  :: Hunderter {m}
hundred {num} (cardinal number 100)  :: hundert, einhundert
hundred-first {adj} (ordinal number)  :: hunderterste
hundred-first {n} (the person or thing in the hundred-first position)  :: Hunderterste
hundredth {adj} (ordinal of 100)  :: hundertste
hundredth {n} (one of a hundred equal parts of a whole)  :: Hunderstel {m} {n}
hundredth {n} (person or thing in the hundredth position)  :: Hundertster {m}, Hundertste {f}, Hundertstes {n}
hundred thousand {num} (100,000)  :: hunderttausend
Hundred Years' War {prop} (a conflict between France and England, lasting 116 years from 1337 to 1453)  :: Hundertjähriger Krieg {m}
Hungarian {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Hungary)  :: ungarisch
Hungarian {n} (person from Hungary)  :: Ungar {m}, Ungarin {f}
Hungarian {prop} (the language)  :: Ungarisch {n}
Hungarian Hound {n} (Hungarian Hound)  :: ungarischer Laufhund {m}, ungarische Bracke {f}
Hungarian Kuvasz {n} (Dog breed) SEE: Kuvasz  ::
Hungarian notation {n} (Hungarian notation)  :: ungarische Notation {f}
Hungary {prop} (the country)  :: Ungarn {n}
hunger {n} (need for food)  :: Hunger {m}
hunger {v} (need food)  :: hungern
hunger is a good sauce {proverb} (hunger is the best sauce) SEE: hunger is the best sauce  ::
hunger is the best sauce {proverb} (being hungry makes one less concerned about the taste of one's food)  :: Hunger ist der beste Koch
hunger strike {n} (a fast undertaken as a means of protest)  :: Hungerstreik {m}
hungry {adj} (affected by hunger; desirous of food)  :: hungrig
hungry {adj} (eager, having a desire for something)  :: gierig
hungry ghost {n} (in Buddhism, a type of supernatural being)  :: Hungergeist {m}
hunker {v} (To crouch or squat close to the ground)  :: hocken
Hunnic {adj} (pertaining to the Huns)  :: hunnisch
Hunnic {n} (the language of the Huns)  :: Hunnisch {n}
Hunsrik {prop} (language)  :: Riograndenser Hunsrückish {m}
hunt {n} (the act of hunting, shooting)  :: Jagd {f}
hunt {v} (to chase down prey)  :: jagen
huntable {adj} (capable of being hunted)  :: jagdbar, erjagbar
hunter {n} (person who hunts game)  :: Jäger {m}
hunter-gatherer {n} (person whose main food source is hunting and gathering)  :: Jäger und Sammler {m-p}
hunting {n} (chasing and killing animals for sport or to get food)  :: Jagd {f}
hunting whip {n} (whip with a hooked horn handle)  :: die Hetzpeitsche
huntress {n} (female who hunts)  :: Jägerin {f}
huntsman spider {n} (any spider from the taxonomic family Sparassidae)  :: Riesenkrabbenspinne {f}
Huocheng {prop} (Khorgas) SEE: Khorgas  ::
Huoerguosi {prop} (Khorgas) SEE: Khorgas  ::
hurdle {n} (artificial barrier over which people or horses jump in a race)  :: Hürde {f}
hurdle {n} (perceived obstacle)  :: Hindernis {n}
hurdy-gurdy {n} (barrel organ) SEE: barrel organ  ::
hurdy-gurdy {n} (stringed instrument)  :: Drehleier {f}, Drehorgel {f}, Leierkasten {m}
hurl {v} (throw with force)  :: schleudern
hurler {n} (pitcher) SEE: pitcher  ::
hurler on the ditch {n} (opinionated person who offers advice) SEE: back-seat driver  ::
hurley {n} (hurling) SEE: hurling  ::
hurrah {interj} (expressing approval, appreciation, or happiness)  :: hurra
hurrah {n} (a cheer; a cry of hurrah)  :: Hurra {n}
Hurrian {adj} (of or pertaining to the Hurrians, their language or culture)  :: hurritisch
Hurrian {n} (person)  :: Hurriter {m}, Hurriterin {f}
Hurrian {prop} (the language of Hurrians)  :: Hurritisch {n}
hurricane {n} (meteorology: a wind scale for quite strong wind)  :: Orkan
hurricane {n} (weather phenomenon)  :: Hurrikan {m}, Orkan {m}
hurry {n} (rushed action)  :: Eile {f}
hurry {v} (to do things quickly)  :: sich beeilen, eilen
hurry {v} (to speed up the rate)  :: sich beeilen
hurry up {v} (go faster)  :: sich beeilen
hurt {adj} (wounded, injured)  :: verletzt
hurt {v} (to be painful)  :: weh tun, schmerzen
hurt {v} (to cause emotional pain)  :: quälen
hurt {v} (to cause physical pain and/or injury)  :: verletzen
hurtle {v} (To make a threatening sound)  :: grummeln, dröhnen, dumpf tönen
hurtle {v} (To meet with violence or shock)  :: zusammenprallen, zusammenknallen
hurtle {v} (To move rapidly, violently, or without control)  :: rasen, sausen, schleudern , fliegen
hurtle {v} (To throw hard or violently)  :: schleudern, schmeißen
Hus {prop} (A Czech surname​)  :: Hus
Husayn {prop} (Husayn)  :: Hussein {m}
husband {n} (male partner in marriage)  :: Ehemann {m}, Mann {m}, Gemahl {m}, Gatte {m}
husbandry {n} (agriculture)  :: Haltung, Landwirtschaft {f}
hush {n} (silence)  :: Stille {f}, Ruhe {f}
hush {v} (to become quiet)  :: verstummen, still werden
hush {v} (to make quiet)  :: zum Schweigen bringen
hush money {n} (bribe to maintain secrecy)  :: Schweigegeld {n}
hush up {v} (to keep secret)  :: totschweigen
husk {n} (Any form of useless, dried-up, and subsequently worthless exterior of something)  :: Hülle {f}
husk {n}  :: Hülse {f}
husk {n} (The dry, leafy or stringy exterior of certain vegetables or fruits)  :: Getreidespelze {f}, Hülse {f}, Schote {f}
husky {adj} (hoarse and rough-sounding)  :: heiser
husky {n} (Any of several breeds of dogs used as sled dogs)  :: Husky {m}
hussar {n} (light cavalry of any of several European armies)  :: Husar {m}
Hussite {n} (follower)  :: Hussit {m}, Hussitin {f}
hustle {n} (rush or hurry)  :: Hast {f}, Hektik {f}, Hetze {f}, Eile {f}
hustle {v} (to con or deceive)  :: betrügen, abziehen [colloquial]
hustle {v} (to rush or hurry)  :: sich beeilen, hetzen
hustle and bustle {n} (activity)  :: Rummel {m}, Trubel {m}
hustler {n} (a male prostitute who sells his services to men)  :: Strichjunge {m}, Stricher {m}
hustler {n} (prostitute) SEE: prostitute  ::
hut {n}  :: Hütte {f}
hutong {n} (a Chinese narrow lane/alley)  :: Hutong {n}
hutong {n} (alley) SEE: alley  ::
hutong {n} (lane) SEE: lane  ::
Hávamál {prop} (second book of the Poetic Edda)  :: Hávamál
hyacinth {n} (plant of the genus Hyacinthus)  :: Hyazinthe {f}
Hyacinth {prop} (Hyacinthus) SEE: Hyacinthus  ::
Hyacinthus {prop} (Greek hero)  :: Hyakinthos
hybrid {adj} (consisting of diverse components)  :: hybrid
hybrid {n} (biology: offspring resulting from crossbreeding)  :: Hybride {f}, Kreuzung {f}
hybrid {n} (car that runs on both fuel and electricity)  :: Hybridfahrzeug
hydra {n} (any of several small freshwater polyps of the genus Hydra and related genera)  :: Hydra {f}
Hydra {prop} (constellation)  :: Wasserschlange {f}
Hydra {prop} (mythical serpent)  :: Hydra {f}
Hydra {prop} (one of Pluto's moons)  :: Hydra
hydrangea {n} (shrub)  :: Hortensie {f}
hydrate {n} (solid compound containing or linked to water molecules)  :: Hydrat {n}
hydraulic {adj} (Having to do with water)  :: Wasser-, wasserkundlich
hydraulic {adj} (Related to hydraulics)  :: hydraulisch
hydraulic fracturing {n} (technique in which a mixture of water and sand is forced down an oil well)  :: Hydraulic Fracturing {n}
hydraulics {n} (engineering science that deals with liquid in motion)  :: Hydraulik {f}
hydride {n} (compound of hydrogen)  :: Hydrid {n}
hydrocarbon {n} (compound of carbon and hydrogen)  :: Kohlenwasserstoff {m}
hydrocephalus {n} (skull enlargement due to fluid)  :: Hydrocephalus {m}, Hydrozephalus {m}, Wasserkopf {m}
hydrochloric acid {n} (strong acid made by dissolving the gas, hydrogen chloride)  :: Salzsäure {f}
hydrocortisone {n} (steroid hormone)  :: Hydrokortison {n}, Hydrocortison {n}
hydrocyanic acid {n} (prussic acid)  :: Blausäure {f}
hydrodynamics {n} (study of fluids in motion)  :: Hydrodynamik
hydrofluorocarbon {n} (haloalkane)  :: Fluorkohlenwasserstoff {m}
hydrofoil {n} (vessel)  :: Tragflügelboot {n}
hydrofoil {n} (wing)  :: Tragflügel {m}
hydrofracking {n} (hydraulic fracturing) SEE: hydraulic fracturing  ::
hydrogen {n} (atom of hydrogen)  :: Wasserstoffatom {n}
hydrogen {n} (chemical element)  :: Wasserstoff {m}, Hydrogen {n}, Hydrogenium {n}
hydrogen {n} (molecular hydrogen)  :: Wasserstoff {m}
hydrogenase {n}  :: Hydrogenase {f}
hydrogenate {v} (treat or react with hydrogen)  :: hydrieren
hydrogen bomb {n} (thermonuclear bomb)  :: Wasserstoffbombe {f}
hydrogen cyanide {n} (the compound HCN)  :: Cyanwasserstoff {m}
hydrogen economy {n} (an economy based on hydrogen as primary form of stored energy)  :: Wasserstoffwirtschaft
hydrogenous {adj} (containing hydrogen)  :: wasserstoffhaltig
hydrogen peroxide {n} (H2O2)  :: Wasserstoffperoxid {n}
hydrogen sulfide {n} (H2S)  :: Schwefelwasserstoff {m}
hydrogen vehicle {n} (any vehicle that uses hydrogen as its principal fuel)  :: Brennstoffzellenfahrzeug
hydrography {n} (Measurement and description of navigable waters)  :: Hydrographie {f}
hydrologist {n} (one who is skilled in, professes or practices hydrology)  :: Hydrologe {m}, Hydrologin {f}
hydrology {n} (science related to water)  :: Hydrologie {f}
hydrolysis {n} (a chemical process of decomposition)  :: Hydrolyse {f}
hydromechanics {n} (fluid mechanics) SEE: fluid mechanics  ::
hydronym {n} (name of a body of water)  :: Hydronym {n}, Gewässername {m}
hydrophilic {adj} (having an affinity for water)  :: hydrophil
hydrophobia {n} (fear of water, see also: aquaphobia)  :: Wasserscheu {f}
hydrophobia {n} ((pathology) rabies, see also: rabies)  :: Tollwut {f}
hydrophobic {adj} (lacking an affinity for water)  :: hydrophob
hydrophobization {n} (act or process of making hydrophobic)  :: Hydrophobierung {f}
hydrophyte {n} (plant that lives in or requires an abundance of water)  :: Wasserpflanze {f}
hydroponics {n} (cultivation of plants in a nutrient solution)  :: Hydrokultur {f}
hydropower {n} (hydroelectric power)  :: Wasserkraft {f}, Hydroenergie {f}
hydroquinone {n} (the diphenol para-dihydroxy benzene)  :: Hydrochinon {n}
hydrosphere {n} (waters of the Earth)  :: Hydrosphäre {f}
hydrostatic {adj} (of or relating to hydrostatics)  :: hydrostatisch
hydrous {adj}  :: wasserhaltig
hydroxide {n} (univalent anion)  :: Hydroxid {n}
hydroxyl {n} (-OH)  :: Hydroxyl {n}
hydrozirconation {n}  :: Hydrozirconierung {f}
Hydrus {prop} (constellation)  :: Kleine Wasserschlange {f}
hyena {n} (Animal)  :: Hyäne {f}
Hygieia {prop} (Greek goddess of health, hygiene, cleanliness, and sanitation)  :: Hygieia
hygiene {n} (conditions and practices that promote and preserve health)  :: Hygiene {f}
hygienic {adj} (pertaining to hygiene)  :: hygienisch
hygienically {adv} (in a hygienic manner)  :: hygienisch
Hyōgo {prop} (Hyogo) SEE: Hyogo  ::
hygrometer {n} (instrument that measures humidity)  :: hygrometer
hygroscopic {adj} (readily taking up and retaining water)  :: hygroskop
hygroscopy {n} (ability of a substance to attract and hold water)  :: Hygroskopie {f}
hymen {n} (membrane which occludes the vagina)  :: Hymen {m} {n}, Jungfernhäutchen {n}
hymn {n} (a song of praise or worship)  :: Hymne {f}
hyoid bone {n} (bone in the neck)  :: Zungenbein {n}
hypallage {n} (literary device)  :: Hypallage {f}
hyper- {prefix}  :: über-
hyperactive {adj} (having an increased state of activity)  :: überaktiv
hyperbaton {n} (rhetoric)  :: Hyperbaton {n}
hyperbola {n} (geometric curve)  :: Hyperbel {f}
hyperbole {n} (rhetorical device)  :: Hyperbel {f}
hyperbolic {adj} (exaggerated)  :: hyperbolisch
hyperbolic {adj} (pertaining to a mathematical hyperbola)  :: hyperbolisch
hyperbolic {adj}  :: übertrieben
hyperbolical {adj} (hyperbolic) SEE: hyperbolic  ::
hyperbolic sine {n} (hyperbolic function)  :: Sinus hyperbolicus {m}
hypercorrection {n} (use of a nonstandard form)  :: Hyperkorrektur {f}
hypercube {n} (a geometric figure)  :: Hyperwürfel {m}
hypergeometric distribution {n} (probability distribution)  :: hypergeometrische Verteilung {f}
hyperglycemia {n} (unusually high concentration of sugar in the blood)  :: Hyperglykämie {f}
hyperinflation {n} (inflation at a very high rate)  :: Hyperinflation
hyperkeratosis {n} (excess keratin formation on the skin surface)  :: Hyperkeratose {f}
hyperlink {n} (area on a Web page)  :: Hyperlink {m}, Hypertextlink {m}, Querverweis {m}
hyperlink {n}  :: Hypertext-Link {m}, Hyperlink {m}
hyperlink {n} (link from one electronic document to another)  :: Hyperlink {m}, Hypertextlink {m}, Querverweis {m}
hypermedia {n}  :: querverweisende Medien {p}
hypernova {n} (the gravitational collapse of a massive star to form a black hole)  :: Hypernova {f}
hypernym {n} (superordinate grouping word)  :: Oberbegriff {m}, Hyperonym
hyperonym {n} (hypernym) SEE: hypernym  ::
hyperopia {n} (disorder of the vision) SEE: farsightedness  ::
hyperparathyroidism {n} (abnormal increase in parathyroid gland activity)  :: Hyperparathyreoidismus
hypersexuality {n} (extreme libido)  :: Hypersexualität {f}
hypersomnia {n} (a state of drowsiness or sleepiness)  :: Schlafsucht {f}, Hypersomnie {f}
hypersonic {adj} (five times the speed of sound)  :: hypersonisch
hyperspace {n} (mathematics)  :: euklidischer Raum {m}
hyperspace {n} (notional space in science fiction)  :: Hyperraum {m}
hypertension {n} (abnormally high blood pressure)  :: Bluthochdruck {m}, Hypertonie {f}, Hypertension {f}
hypertext {n} (uncountable: text for the Web)  :: Hypertext {m}
hyperthermia {n} (medical condition)  :: Hyperthermie {f}
hypertrophy {n}  :: Hypertrophie {f}
hyperventilate {v} (to breathe quickly and deeply)  :: hyperventilieren
hyphen {n} (symbol used to join words or to indicate a word has been split)  :: Bindestrich {m}
hyphenate {v} (to break a word at the end of a line according to the hyphenation rules)  :: abteilen
hyphenation {n} (inclusion and location of hyphens)  :: Silbentrennung {f}, Worttrennung {f}
Hypnos {prop} (Hypnos, the Greek god of sleep)  :: Hypnos {m}
hypnosis {n} (art or skill of hypnotism) SEE: hypnotism  ::
hypnosis {n} (a trancelike state)  :: Hypnose {f}
hypnotherapy {n} (treatment of disease through hypnotism)  :: Hypnotherapie
hypnotise {v} (hypnotise) SEE: hypnotize  ::
hypnotism {n} (hypnotism)  :: Hypnotismus {m}
hypnotist {n} (person who uses hypnotism)  :: Hypnotiseur {m}, Hypnotiseurin {f}
hypo- {prefix} (Anatomical sense)  :: hypo-
hypo- {prefix} (Chemical sense)  :: hypo-
hypo- {prefix} (Medical sense)  :: hypo-
hypoallergic {adj} (hypoallergenic) SEE: hypoallergenic  ::
hypocaust {n} (underground heating system for a bath)  :: Hypokaustum {n}, Hypokauste {f}
hypochondria {n} (psychological disorder)  :: Hypochondrie {f}
hypochondriac {adj} (affected by hypochondria)  :: hypochondrisch
hypochondriac {n} (person affected with hypochondria)  :: Hypochonder {m}, Hypochonderin {f}
hypochondriasis {n} (excessive fear of or preoccupation with a serious illness)  :: Hypochondrie {f}
hypocorism {n} (a term of endearment)  :: Lallname
hypocoristic {adj} (relating to a nickname, usually indicating intimacy)  :: hypokoristisch
hypocrisy {n} (applying criticism to others that one does not apply equally to oneself; moral self-contradiction whereby the behavior of one or more people belie#Verb, see also: belies their own claimed or implied possession of certain beliefs, standards or virtues)  :: Doppelmoral {f}
hypocrisy {n} (Claim, pretense, or false representation of holding beliefs, feelings, or virtues that one does not actually possess)  :: Heuchelei {f}
hypocrite {n} (person practising hypocrisy)  :: Heuchler
hypocritical {adj} (characterized by hypocrisy or being a hypocrite)  :: heuchlerisch
hypoglycemia {n} (low level of blood glucose)  :: Hypoglykämie {f}, Unterzuckerung {f}
hypohydration {n} (dehydration) SEE: dehydration  ::
hyponym {n} (more specific word)  :: Unterbegriff {m}, Hyponym {n}
hypophosphatemia {n} (abnormally low blood phosphate level)  :: Hypophosphatämie {f}
hyposensitization {n} (form of immunotherapy)  :: Hyposensibilisierung {f}
hypotaxis {n} (syntactic subordination)  :: Hypotaxe {f}, Hypotaxen {p}
hypotension {n} (disease of abnormally low blood pressure)  :: Hypotonie {f}
hypotenuse {n} (The side of a right triangle opposite the right angle)  :: Hypotenuse {f}
hypothalamus {n} (a region of the brain, below the thalamus)  :: Hypothalamus
hypotheca {n} (lower half of a diatom frustule)  :: Hypotheka {f}
hypothecate {v} (pledge as surety)  :: verpfänden, beleihen
hypothecation {n} (the use of property as security for a loan)  :: Verpfändung {f}
hypothesis {n} (antecedent of a conditional statement)  :: Hypothese {f}
hypothesis {n} (assumption taken to be true)  :: Hypothese {f}
hypothesis {n} (tentative conjecture in science)  :: Hypothese {f}
hypothesise {v} (to believe or assert)  :: vermuten
hypothetic {adj} (based on hypothesis or theory)  :: hypothetisch
hypothetic {adj} (existing as an abstract concept rather than a concrete reality)  :: hypothetisch
hypothetical {adj} (based upon a hypothesis)  :: hypothetisch
hypothyroidism {n} (disease state)  :: Hypothyreose {f}
hyrax {n} (mammal of the order Hyracoidea)  :: Klippschliefer {m}
hyssop {n} (any of several aromatic bushy herbs, of the genus Hyssopus)  :: Ysop, Isop, Eisop, Josefskraut {n}
hysterectomy {n} (surgical removal of the uterus or part thereof)  :: Hysterektomie {f}
hysteresis {n} (a property of a system)  :: Hysterese {f}
hysteria {n} (behavior exhibiting excessive or uncontrollable emotion)  :: Hysterie {f}
hysteric {n}  :: Hysteriker {m}, [female] Hysterikerin {f}
hysterical {adj} (arising from hysteria)  :: hysterisch
hysterical {adj} (prone to having hysterics)  :: hysterisch