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Kaaba {prop} (cubical stone building in Mecca)  :: Kaaba
kabaragoya {n} (Varanus salvator)  :: Kabaragoya {f}
Kabardian {prop} (language spoken in Kabardino-Balkaria, Russia)  :: Kabardinisch {n}
Kabballah {prop} (body of teachings)  :: Kabbala {f}
kabloona {n} (non-Inuit person)  :: Kabloona
kabuki {n} (form of Japanese theatre)  :: Kabuki {n}, Kabukitheater {n}
Kabul {prop} (capital of Afghanistan)  :: Kabul {n}
Kabyle {prop} (language)  :: kabylische Sprache {f}, Kabylisch {n}
kachina {n} (spirit being)  :: Kachina {m}, Katchina {m}
Kafkaesque {adj} (marked by menacing complexity)  :: kafkaesk
kaftan {n} (long tunic worn in the Eastern Mediterranean)  :: Kaftan {m}
kai-lan {n} (kailan) SEE: kailan  ::
kaiser {n} (emperor of a German-speaking country)  :: Kaiser {m}
Kaiser {prop} (German Emperor)  :: Kaiser {m}
Kaiser roll {n} (star-emblazoned round bread roll)  :: Kaisersemmel {f}
kakke {n} (beriberi) SEE: beriberi  ::
kakorrhaphiophobia {n} (atychiphobia) SEE: atychiphobia  ::
kalach {n} (traditional East Slavic bread (or its equivalent))  :: Kalatsch {m}
kale {n} (edible plant: brassica oleracea acephala)  :: Grünkohl
kaleidoscope {n} (tube of mirrors rotated to produce symmetrical designs)  :: Kaleidoskop {n}
kaleidoscopically {adv} (in a kaleidoscopic, continuously changing manner)  :: ständig wechselnd, in bunter Folge
Kali {prop} (goddess)  :: Kali
Kaliningrad {prop} (Kaliningrad, see also: Königsberg)  :: Kaliningrad {n}
Kaluga {prop} (city in Russia)  :: Kaluga {n}
Kama {prop} (river)  :: Kama {f}
kamacite {n} (mineral)  :: Kamacit {n}
Kamchatka {prop} (peninsula in the Russian Far East)  :: Kamtschatka {f}
kana {n} (Japanese syllabaries)  :: Kana {f}
Kanak {n} (indigenous Melanesian inhabitant of New Caledonia)  :: Kanake {m}
kangaroo {n} (marsupial)  :: Känguru {n}
kanji {n} (Chinese characters in Japanese context)  :: Kanji {n}, japanisches Zeichen {n}
Kanji {prop} (kanji) SEE: kanji  ::
Kannada {prop} (language)  :: Kannada {n}
Kansas City {prop} (a large city straddling the border between Kansas and Missouri, USA)  :: Kansas City
Kant {prop} (surname)  :: Kant
Kantianism {prop} (philosophical system)  :: Kantianismus
Kaohsiung {prop} (a large city in Taiwan)  :: Kaohsiung
kaolin {n} (clay)  :: Kaolin {n} {m}
kapok {n} (silky fiber from the silk-cotton tree)  :: Kapok {m}
kappa {n} (Greek letter)  :: Kappa {n}
kaput {adj} (out of order)  :: kaputt
Kaqchikel {prop} (Mayan language)  :: Cakchiquel {n}
Karachi {prop} (the capital of the province of Sindh, Pakistan)  :: Karatschi {n}
karaoke {n} (a form of entertainment)  :: Karaoke {n}
karate {n} (martial art)  :: Karate {n}
Karelia {prop} (region and a federal subject in Russia)  :: Karelien {n}
Karelian {prop} (the language)  :: Karelisch {n}
Karelo-Finnish SSR {prop} (a short-lived republic of the Soviet Union)  :: Karelo-Finnische SSR {f}
Karin {prop} (female given name from a Swedish form of Catherine)  :: Karin
Karl {prop} (cognates) SEE: Charles  ::
Karl {prop} (transliterations) SEE: Carl  ::
Karlovac {prop} (city and municipality)  :: Karlovac, Karlstadt
karma {n} (the total effect of a person’s actions and conduct during the successive phases of his existence)  :: Karma {n}
karmic {adj} (of or pertaining to karma)  :: karmisch
Karnataka {prop} (state in southern India)  :: Karnataka
karst {n} (type of land formation)  :: Karst {m}
Karst {prop} (mountainous region in Italy and Slovenia)  :: Karst {m}
Kartvelian {adj} (Georgian) SEE: Georgian  ::
Kartvelian {n} (Georgian) SEE: Georgian  ::
Kartvelian {prop} (Georgian) SEE: Georgian  ::
karyotype {n} (characteristics of chromosomes)  :: Karyotyp {m}
Kasetsart {prop} (university in Thailand)  :: Kasetsart-Universität {f}
kasha {n} (porridge)  :: Kascha {f}
Kashgar {prop} (a city in Xinjiang, China)  :: Kaschgar {n}, Kaxgar {n}
Kashi {prop} (Kashgar) SEE: Kashgar  ::
Kashmir {prop} (region)  :: Kaschmir {n}
Kashmiri {prop} (language)  :: Kashmiri {n}
Kashubian {adj} (of the Kashubian people and their language)  :: kaschubisch
Kashubian {prop} (Slavic language spoken in the Pomeranian region of Poland)  :: Kaschubisch {n}
Kasimovian {n} (subdivision of the Carboniferous period)  :: Kasimovium
kasseri {n} (cheese)  :: Kasseri
katabatic wind {n} (wind blowing down an incline)  :: Fallwind {m}
katakana {n} (Japanese syllabary)  :: Katakana {n}
Katanga {prop}  :: Katanga
Kathleen {prop} (Catherine) SEE: Catherine  ::
Kathmandu {prop} (Kathmandu)  :: Kathmandu {n}
kathoey {n} (in Thailand, a male-to-female transgender person, person of a third-gender, or effeminate homosexual male, see also: ladyboy)  :: Katoey {m}
Katian {n} (subdivision of the Ordovician period)  :: Katium
Katya {prop} (a female given name)  :: Katja
Kaunas {prop} (city)  :: Kauen {n}, Kaunas {n}
Kavala {prop} (city)  :: Kavala
kayak {n} (a type of small boat)  :: Kajak {n}
kazachok {n} (kozachok) SEE: kozachok  ::
Kazakh {adj} (pertaining to the Kazakh people or the Kazakh language)  :: kasachisch
Kazakh {adj} (pertaining to the Kazakhstan) SEE: Kazakhstani  ::
Kazakh {n} (a person from Kazakhstan) SEE: Kazakhstani  ::
Kazakh {n} (a person of Kazakh descent)  :: Kasache {m}, Kasachin {f}
Kazakh {prop} (language)  :: Kasachisch {n}
Kazakh SSR {prop} (Soviet republic)  :: Kasachische SSR {f}
Kazakhstan {prop} (country in Central Asia)  :: Kasachstan {n}
Kazakhstani {adj} (of or pertaining to the Kazakh people or the Kazakh language) SEE: Kazakh  ::
Kazakhstani {n} (person of Kazakh origin) SEE: Kazakh  ::
Kazan {prop} (city in Russia)  :: Kasan {n}
Kazbek {prop} (mountain)  :: Kasbek {n}
Kōbe {prop} (Kobe) SEE: Kobe  ::
Kōchi {prop} (Kochi) SEE: Kochi  ::
kea {n} (Nestor notabilis)  :: Kea {m}
Kecskemét {prop} (city in Hungary)  :: Kecskemét {n}, Ketschkemet {n}
keel {n} (beam along the underside of a ship’s hull)  :: Kiel {m}
keel {n} (rigid flat piece of material giving a ship greater control and stability)  :: Kiel {m}, Schwert {n}
keel over {v} (of a vessel: to roll so far on its side that it cannot recover, see also: capsize)  :: kentern
keen {adj}  :: begeistert, eifrig, verwegen
keen {adj} (showing a quick and ardent willingness or responsiveness, enthusiastic, eager, interested, intense)  :: begeistert, eifrig, heftig, kühn, scharf
keen {adj} (vehement; fierce)  :: heftig, ungestüm, vehement
keep {n} (main tower)  :: Burgfried {m}
keep {n} (support)  :: Lebensunterhalt {m}
keep {v} (of livestock: to raise; to care for)  :: halten
keep {v} (supply with necessities and financially support a person)  :: aushalten
keep {v} (to continue)  :: weiterhin, weiter|weiter [tun]
keep {v} (to maintain possession of)  :: behalten, aufheben
keep {v} (to maintain the condition of; to preserve)  :: bewahren, erhalten
keep {v} (to restrain)  :: heraushalten, fernhalten
keep a cool head {v} (keep one's cool) SEE: keep one's cool  ::
keep an eye on {v} (to watch and pay attention to)  :: im Auge behalten, aufpassen
keep at arm's length {phrase}  :: sich vom Leibe halten, sich vom Halse halten
keep away {v} (to refrain or prevent from coming (near))  :: fernhalten
keep bees {v} (to keep bees)  :: Bienen züchtern, imkern, Bienen halten
keep in mind {v} (to remember; to be mindful of or pay attention) SEE: bear in mind  ::
keep it up {v} (To maintain or continue a positive streak.)  :: weiter so
keep off {v} (to stay or cause to stay at a distance (from))  :: fernhalten
keep one's fingers crossed {v} (hope for the best)  :: die Daumen drücken
keep quiet {v} (remain silent)  :: schweigen
keepsake {n} (object retained in memory of something or someone)  :: Andenken {n}, Erinnerung {f}
keep someone company {v} (remain with someone)  :: jemandem Gesellschaft leisten
keep someone in the dark {v} (to keep someone uninformed)  :: jemanden im Ungewissen lassen
keep the change {phrase} (instruction to keep the change)  :: behalten Sie das Wechselgeld
keep up {v} (To stay even or ahead)  :: mithalten, Schritt halten
keep up with {v} (manage to remain beside or just behind)  :: mithalten, Schritt halten
Keeshond {n} (Keeshond)  :: Wolfsspitz {m}
Kefalovrisi {prop} (Kefalovrissi) SEE: Kefalovrissi  ::
Kefalovrysi {prop} (Kefalovrissi) SEE: Kefalovrissi  ::
Kefalovryssi {prop} (Kefalovrissi) SEE: Kefalovrissi  ::
kefir {n} (fermented milk)  :: Kefir {m}
keg {n} (round wooden container that has a flat top and bottom)  :: Fass {n}
kegger {n} (keg party) SEE: keg party  ::
kelp {n} (large seaweed)  :: Seetang {m}, Tang {m}, Kelp {n}
kelvin {n} (ISU temperature unit)  :: Kelvin {n}
Kemalist {adj} (following Kemalism)  :: kemalistisch
Kemalist {n} (one who follows Kemalism)  :: Kemalist {m}, Kemalistin {f}
Kemerovo {prop} (city in Siberia)  :: Kemerowo {n}
ken {v} (to know, perceive or understand)  :: kennen
kennel {n} (facility where dogs are reared or boarded)  :: Zwinger {m}
kennel {n} (shelter for a dog)  :: Hundehütte {m}
Kenya {prop} (country in Eastern Africa)  :: Kenia
Kenyan {adj} (Of, from, or pertaining to Kenya or the Kenyan people)  :: kenianisch
Kenyan {n} (A person from Kenya or of Kenyan descent)  :: Kenianer {m}, Kenianerin {f}
kepi {n} (cap with a flat circular top)  :: Käppi {n}
Kepler's equation {n} (mathematics)  :: Kepler-Gleichung {f}
keratin {n} (protein that hair and nails are made of)  :: Keratin, Hornstoff {m}, Hornsubstanz {f}
kerb {n} (edge between pavement and roadway)  :: Bordstein {m}
Kerch {prop} (city)  :: Kertsch {n}
kerchief {n} (piece of cloth)  :: Kopftuch {m}
Kerch Strait {prop} (Strait of Kerch) SEE: Strait of Kerch  ::
kerf {n} (distance between diverging saw teeth)  :: Schränkung {f}
kerf {n} (the groove or slit cut in the workpiece)  :: Einschnitt {m}, Kerbe {f}, Nut {f}, Schlitz {m}, Schnittfuge {f}
kerfuffle {n} (a disorderly outburst)  :: Durcheinander {n}
kernel {n} (central part of a nut)  :: Kern {m}
kernel {n} ((computing) central part of many computer operating systems)  :: Betriebssystemkern {m}
kernel {n} (core or essence of an object or system)  :: Kern {m}
kernel {n} ((mathematics, algebra) set of elements mapped to zero)  :: Kern {m}
kernicterus {n} (infant brain damage caused by increased levels of unconjugated-indirect free bilirubin)  :: Kernikterus {m}, Bilirubinenzephalopathie {f}
kerosene {n} (thin, colorless fuel)  :: Petroleum {n}, for airplanes: Kerosin {n}
kestrel {n} (any small falcon of genus Falco)  :: Falke {m}
kestrel {n} (Falco tinnunculus)  :: Turmfalke {m}
Ket {prop} (language)  :: Ketisch {n}
ketchup {n} (tomato-vinegar based sauce)  :: Ketschup
kettle {n} (kettledrum) SEE: kettledrum  ::
kettle {n} (kettle hole) SEE: kettle hole  ::
kettle {n} (pothole) SEE: pothole  ::
kettle {n} (steam locomotive) SEE: steam locomotive  ::
kettle {n} (teakettle) SEE: teakettle  ::
kettle {n} (vessel for boiling a liquid or cooking food)  :: Kessel {m}, Kochtopf {m}
kettlebell {n} (a kind of weight)  :: Kugelhantel {f}
kettledrum {n} (percussion instrument)  :: Kesselpauke {f}
kettle of fish {n} (predicament) SEE: predicament  ::
kettling {n} (crowd control technique)  :: Polizeikessel {m}
key {n} (biology: information to correctly identify a taxon) SEE: clavis  ::
key {n} (button on a typewriter or computer keyboard)  :: Taste {f}
key {n} (computing: field in a record used as a search argument)  :: Schlüssel {m}
key {n} (computing: field of a database constrained to be unique)  :: Schlüssel {m}
key {n} (computing: value uniquely identifying entry in associative array)  :: Schlüssel {m}
key {n} (crucial step)  :: Schlüssel {m}
key {n} (cryptography: piece of information used to encode or decode)  :: Schlüssel {m}
key {n} (device designed to open and close a lock)  :: Schlüssel {m}
key {n} (device used to transmit Morse code)  :: Taste {f}
key {n} (in basketball)  :: Zone {f}
key {n} (part of a piano or musical keyboard)  :: Taste {f}
key {n} (scale of musical notes)  :: Tonart {f}
key {n} (small guide explaining symbols or terminology)  :: Zeichenerklärung {f}, Legende {f}
keyboard {n} (component of many instruments)  :: Tastatur {f}, Klaviatur {f}, Manual {n}
keyboard {n} (electronic device with keys of a musical keyboard)  :: Keyboard {n}
keyboard {n} (set of keys used to operate a typewriter, computer etc.)  :: Tastatur {f}
keyboardist {n} (musician who plays the keyboard)  :: Keyboarder {m}, Keyboarderin {f}
keyboard shortcut {n} (key or a combination of keys)  :: Tastenkombination
keycard {n} (plastic card)  :: [literally] Schlüsselkarte {f}, Paß, Paß {m}
keychain {n} (chain or ring)  :: Schlüsselanhänger {m}
keyhole {n} (a hole to lock/unlock with a key)  :: Schlüsselloch {n}
key performance indicator {n} (metric used to measure progress towards organizational goals)  :: Leistungskennzahl {f}
keyring {n} (ring for holding keys)  :: Schlüsselring {m}
keystone {n} (the top stone of an arch)  :: Schlussstein {m}, Scheitelstein {m}
keystroke {n} (act of pressing a key)  :: Tastendruck {m}
keyword {n} (programming: A reserved word used to identify a specific command, function etc.)  :: Schlüsselwort {n}
keyword {n} (word used as a key to a code)  :: Stichwort, Schlüssel {m}
keyword {n} (word used in a reference work to link to other words or other information)  :: Stichwort {n}
Kōfu {prop} (Kofu) SEE: Kofu  ::
Khabarovsk {prop} (city in Russia)  :: Chabarowsk {n}
khachapuri {n} (Georgian cheese pastry)  :: Chatschapuri
khachkar {n} (Armenian carved memorial stone)  :: Chatschkar {m}
khagan {n} (title of imperial rank)  :: Khagan
khaki {adj} (dust-coloured)  :: kaki, khaki, kakifarben, khakifarben
khaki {n} (khaki green) SEE: khaki green  ::
khaki {n} (yellowish-brown colour)  :: Kaki {n}, Khaki {n}
khamaseen {n}  :: Chamsin
khan {n} (a ruler over various Turkic, Tatar and Mongol peoples in the Middle Ages)  :: Khan {m}
khanate {n} (place ruled by a khan)  :: Khanat {n}
khanjar {n} (Arabian dagger)  :: Handschar {m}
Khanty-Mansiysk {prop} (city in Russia)  :: Chanty-Mansijsk {n}
Kharkiv {prop} (second largest city in Ukraine)  :: Charkiw {n}, Charkow {n}
Kharkov {prop} (Kharkiv) SEE: Kharkiv  ::
Khartoum {prop} (capital of Sudan)  :: Khartum
khat {n} (Shrub (Catha edulis))  :: Kathstrauch {m}
Khazar {adj} (of or relating to Khazars)  :: chasarisch
Khazar {n} (member of a semi-nomadic Turkic tribe)  :: Chasar {m}, Chasarin {f}
Khazar {prop} (language)  :: Chasarisch {n}
Khazarian {adj} (of or pertaining to Khazaria) SEE: Khazar  ::
Khazarian {adj} (of or pertaining to Khazars) SEE: Khazar  ::
Khazarian {n} (an inhabitant of Khazaria) SEE: Khazar  ::
Khinalug {prop} (language)  :: chinalugische Sprache {f}
Khmelnitsky {prop} (Khmelnytskyi) SEE: Khmelnytskyi  ::
Khmer {prop} (the national language of Cambodia)  :: Khmer {n}
Khmer Rouge {prop} (Cambodian communist guerrilla force)  :: Rote Khmer {m-p}
Khorgos {prop} (Khorgas) SEE: Khorgas  ::
khorovod {n} (a Slavic dance)  :: Chorowod {m}
Khorramshahr {prop} (city)  :: Chorramschahr
Khrushchev {prop} (the leader of the Soviet Union from 1953 to 1964)  :: Chruschtschow {m}
kibbutz {n} (a community)  :: Kibbuz {m}
kibibyte {n} (1,024 bytes)  :: Kibibyte {m}
K'iche' {prop} (language)  :: Quiché {n}
kick {v} (direct to a particular place by a blow with the foot or leg)  :: schießen
kick {v} (strike with or raise the foot or leg)  :: treten, kicken
kick-ass {adj} (excellent) SEE: badass  ::
kickboxing {n} (sport like boxing but allowing strikes with the feet)  :: Kickboxing {n}, Kickboxen {n}
kick butt {v} (kick ass) SEE: kick ass  ::
kicker {n} (nautical: kicking strap) SEE: kicking strap  ::
kick in the pants {n} (reminder to start )  :: Ein Tritt in den Hintern
kick oneself {v} (reproach oneself)  :: sich in den Hintern beißen
kick out {v} (eject, throw out, or forcefully remove)  :: rauswerfen, rausschmeißen
kick scooter {n} (a child's foot-operated vehicle) SEE: scooter  ::
kicksled {n} (type of small sled)  :: Tretschlitten {n}
kick the bucket {v} (to die)  :: den Löffel abgeben (give away the spoon)
kick wheel {n} (A wheel or disc used to throw pots, turned by kicking or pushing a heavy stone or concrete base with the foot)  :: Töpferscheibe {f}
kid {n} (child (colloq.))  :: Kind {n}
kid {n} (kidskin)  :: Kitz {n}
kid {n} (young goat)  :: Kitz {n}
kid {n} (young person (colloq.))  :: Kind {n}
kid {v} (make a fool of)  :: verarschen, veräppeln
kid {v} (make a joke with)  :: an der Nase herumführen, veräppeln
kiddie {n} (a child (hypocorism))  :: Kleinchen {n}, Kindchen {n}, Kiddie {n}
kidnap {n} (an instance of kidnapping)  :: Entführung {f}, Menschenraub {m}, Kinderraub {m}
kidnap {v} (to seize and detain a person unlawfully)  :: entführen
kidnapper {n} (one who performs kidnap)  :: Entführer {m}
kidnapping {n} (the crime of taking a person against their will, sometimes for ransom)  :: Entführung {f}, Menschenraub {m}, Kinderraub {m}
kidney {n} (an organ in the body)  :: Niere {f}
kidney bean {n} (variety of common bean)  :: Kidneybohne {f}
kidney stone {n} (calculus in the kidney)  :: Nierenstein {m}, Nierengrieß
kidney vetch {n} (Anthyllis vulneraria)  :: Wundklee {m}
Kiel {prop} (city in Germany)  :: Kiel {n}
kieserite {n} (hydrated magnesium sulphate mineral)  :: Kieserit {n}
Kiev {prop} (Ukrainian city)  :: Kiew {n}
Kievan Rus {prop} (medieval principality)  :: Kiewer Rus {f}, Kiewer Russland {n}
Kievite {adj} (Kievan) SEE: Kievan  ::
Kievite {n} (Kievan) SEE: Kievan  ::
kif {n} (Kind of cannabis)  :: Kif {m}
Kihnu {prop} (island)  :: Kihnu, Kühnö
kike {n} (non-offensive) SEE: Jew  ::
kike {n} (offensive: Jew)  :: Jud {m}, Jid {m}
kikimora {n} (a female house spirit)  :: Kikimora {f}
Kilimanjaro {prop} (volcano)  :: Kilima-Ndscharo
kill {n} (act of killing)  :: Tötung {f}, Ermordung {f}, Mord {m}
kill {n} (death blow)  :: Gnadenschuss {m}
kill {n} (result of killing)  :: Opfer {n}, Beute {f}
kill {v} (put to death)  :: töten, umbringen, ermorden
kill {v} (render void)  :: zunichte machen [plans], streichen [newspaper article]
kill {v} (waste)  :: totschlagen [time], killen [informal: alcohol]
killer {n} (murderer)  :: Töter {m}, Töterin {f}, Mörder {m}, Mörderin {f}
killer {n} (person who kills)  :: Töter {m}, Töterin {f}, Totschläger {m}, Totschlägerin {f}
killer {n}  :: Totschläger {m} , Mörder {m}
killer application {n} (irresistibly good technological product)  :: Killer-Anwendung {f}, Killer-Applikation {f}
killer T cell {n} (cytotoxic T cell) SEE: cytotoxic T cell  ::
killer whale {n} (A sea mammal, Orcinus orca)  :: Schwertwal {m}, Killerwal {m}, Mörderwal {m}
killing {n} (instance of someone being killed)  :: Töten {n}, Erlegen {n} [hunters' jargon]
killjoy {n} (someone who takes the fun out of a situation or activity) SEE: spoilsport  ::
kill time {v} (make time seem to pass more quickly by doing nothing important)  :: Zeit totschlagen
kill two birds with one stone {v} (solve two problems at once)  :: zwei Fliegen mit einer Klappe schlagen
kiln {n} (oven, furnace or heated chamber)  :: Brennofen {m}
kilo {n} (short form of kilogram)  :: Kilo {n}
kilobyte {n} (1024 bytes)  :: Kilobyte {n}
kilogram {n} (unit of mass equal to 1000 grams)  :: Kilogramm {n}
kilometrage {n} (kilometrage)  :: Kilometerzahl, Kilometerleistung {f}
kilometre {n} (unit of measure)  :: Kilometer {m}
kilo-watt {n} (kilowatt) SEE: kilowatt  ::
kilowatt {n} (one thousand watts)  :: Kilowatt {n}
kilowatt-hour {n} (unit of electrical energy (kWh))  :: Kilowattstunde {f}
kilt {n} (traditional Scottish garment)  :: Kilt {m}
Kim {prop} (surname)  :: Kim
Kimmeridgian {n} (subdivision of the Jurassic period)  :: Kimmeridgium
kimono {n} (traditional Japanese clothing)  :: Kimono {m}
kin {n} (relatives collectively)  :: Verwandtschaft {f}, Verwandte {p}
kin {n} (relative) SEE: relative  ::
kinase {n} (enzyme that transfers phosphate groups)  :: Kinase {f}
kind {adj} (affectionate, nice)  :: freundlich, gütig, lieb, liebenswürdig, nett, aufmerksam
kind {adj} (favorable)  :: lieb, liebenswürdig, nett
kind {adj} (mild, gentle)  :: mild
kind {n} (atypical specimen)  :: Art {f}
kind {n} (type, race, category)  :: Art {f}, Sorte {f}
kindergarten {n} (educational institution for young children, usually between ages 4 and 6)  :: Kindergarten {m}, Vorschule {f}
kindergartener {n} (a child who attends a kindergarten)  :: Kindergartenkind {n}, Kindergartenschüler {m}, Kindergartenschülerin {f}, [Switzerland] Kindergärtler {m}, [Switzerland] Kindergärtlerin {f}
kindergartener {n} (a person who teaches at a kindergarten)  :: Kindergärtner {m}, Kindergärtnerin {f}
kindergartner {n} (A child who attends a kindergarten)  :: Kindergartenkind {n}
kindergartner {n} (A person who teaches at a kindergarten)  :: Kindergärtner {m}, Kindergärtnerin {f}
kindhearted {adj} (having an innately kind disposition or character)  :: gutherzig
kindle {v} (to arouse)  :: entfachen
kindle {v} (to start (a fire))  :: anzünden, entfachen
kindling {n} (pieces of wood and twigs used to start a fire)  :: Kleinholz {n}
kindly {adv} (in a kind manner)  :: freundlicherweise, liebenswürdig
kindly {adv} (used to make polite requests)  :: Bitte
kindness {n} (being kind)  :: Liebenswürdigkeit {f}
kind of like {adv} (similarly)  :: so ungefähr, so ungefähr wie, so in etwa
kindred {n} (kin) SEE: kin  ::
kindred soul {n} (kindred spirit) SEE: kindred spirit  ::
kinesia {n} (motion sickness) SEE: motion sickness  ::
kinesthesia {n} (sensation or perception of motion)  :: Kinästhesie {f}
kinesthetics {n} (proprioception) SEE: proprioception  ::
kinetic {adj} (relating to motion)  :: kinetisch
kinetic energy {n} (energy from motion)  :: kinetische Energie {f}
kinetosis {n} (motion sickness) SEE: motion sickness  ::
king {n} (a male of a royal family who is the supreme ruler of his nation)  :: König {m}
king {n} (a playing card with the image of a king in it)  :: König {m}
king {n} (a playing piece in chess)  :: König {m}
king {n} ((draughts, checkers) a piece that reached the farthest row forward)  :: Dame {f}
king cake {n} (cake eaten on Epiphany)  :: Dreikönigskuchen {m}
king cobra {n} (Ophiophagus hannah)  :: Königskobra {f}
kingdom {n} (nation having as supreme ruler a king and/or queen)  :: Königreich {n}
kingdom {n} (taxonomic division, below Domain and above Phylum)  :: Reich {n}
Kingdom of Heaven {prop} (Christian concept)  :: Himmelreich {n}
Kingdom of Saudi Arabia {prop} (official name of Saudi Arabia)  :: Königreich Saudi-Arabien {n}
Kingdom of Spain {prop} (official name of Spain)  :: Königreich Spanien {m}
Kingdom of Thailand {prop} (official name of Thailand)  :: Köningreich Thailand {n}
Kingdom of the Netherlands {prop} (official name of the Netherlands)  :: Königreich der Niederlande {n}
Kingdom of Yugoslavia {prop} (official name of Yugoslavia, 1918-1943)  :: Königreich Jugoslawien {n}
kingfisher {n} (any of various birds of the suborder Alcedines)  :: Eisvogel {m}
kingly {adj} (majestic and regal)  :: königlich, edel, vornehm, majestätisch, wie ein König
king of beasts {n} (the lion)  :: König der Tiere
king of diamonds {n} (playing card)  :: Karo-König {m}
king of hearts {n} (playing card)  :: Herz-König {m}
king of spades {n} (playing card)  :: Pik-König {m}
king penguin {n} (Aptenodytes patagonicus)  :: Königspinguin {m}
King's Counsel {n} (a barrister (UK))  :: Kronanwalt {m}, Kronanwältin {f}
kingslayer {n} (one who kills a king)  :: Königsmörder {m}
kinkajou {n} (Potos flavus)  :: Wickelbär {m}, Honigbär {m}
kinky {adj} (full of kinks)  :: kraus
kinky {adj} (marked by unconventional sexual preferences or behavior)  :: pervers, verdreht, sexy
kinome {n} (set of all kinases)  :: Kinom {n}
kinship {n} (relation or connection by blood, marriage or adoption)  :: Verwandtschaft {f}
kinsman {n} (male relative)  :: Verwandter {m}
kiosk {n} (enclosed structure where cigarettes, magazines, etc are sold)  :: Kiosk {m}
kip {n} (unit of currency in Laos)  :: Kip {m}
kippah {n} (skullcap)  :: Kippa {f}, Kippah {f}
Kirchhoff's circuit laws {n} (pair of laws)  :: Kirchhoffsche Gesetze {n}
Kirghiz {prop} (Kyrgyz) SEE: Kyrgyz  ::
Kiribati {prop} (Republic of Kiribati)  :: Kiribati
Kiribatian {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Kiribati)  :: kiribatisch
Kiribatian {n} (a person from Kiribati or of Kiribatian descent)  :: Kiribatier {m}, Kiribatierin {f}
kirin {n}  :: Qilin
Kirov {prop} (city in Russia)  :: Kirow {n}
Kirov {prop} (Russian surname)  :: Kirow {n}
Kirovograd {prop} (Kirovohrad) SEE: Kirovohrad  ::
kirsch {n} (clear brandy)  :: Kirschwasser {n}
Kirtland's warbler {n} (Dendroice kirtlandii)  :: Michiganwaldsänger {m}
kisel {n} (dessert)  :: Kissel {m}
kiss {n} (touch with the lips)  :: Kuss {m}, Busserl {n}
kiss {v} (to touch each other’s lips)  :: sich küssen
kiss {v} (to touch lightly)  :: küssen
kiss {v} (to touch with the lips)  :: küssen
kiss ass {v} (to flatter excessively)  :: [vulgar] in den Arsch kriechen
kiss-ass {n} (someone who kisses ass) SEE: asslicker  ::
kissing gourami {n} (fish)  :: Küssender Gurami
kiss me {phrase} (kiss me)  :: küss mich [informal]
kiss my arse {interj} (go away) SEE: kiss my ass  ::
kiss my ass {interj} (go away)  :: leck mich am Arsch
kiss someone's ass {v} (to flatter someone) SEE: brownnose  ::
Kiswahili {n} (Swahili) SEE: Swahili  ::
kit {n} (equipment)  :: Ausrüstung {f} [equipment], Satz {m} [set]
kitchen {n} (room)  :: Küche {f}
kitchen dresser {n} (kitchen cabinet) SEE: kitchen cabinet  ::
kitchen garden {n} (a garden used for growing fruits, vegetables for use in the kitchen) SEE: vegetable garden  ::
kitchen hood {n} (kitchen device) SEE: extractor hood  ::
kitchen knife {n} (knife for preparing food)  :: Küchenmesser {n}
kitchen sink {n} (basin) SEE: kitchen sink  ::
kitchen towel {n} (dish towel) SEE: dish towel  ::
kitchen towel {n} (sheet of kitchen paper) SEE: paper towel  ::
kite {n} (bird of prey)  :: Milan {m}
kite {n} (flying toy on string)  :: Drachen {m}
kite {n} (quadrilateral)  :: Drachenviereck
kite {v} (to fly a kite)  :: einen Drachen steigen lassen
kitsch {adj} (of questionable aesthetic value)  :: kitschig
kitsch {n} (kitsch)  :: Kitsch {m}
kitschy {adj} (having the nature of kitsch)  :: kitschig
kitten {n} (a young cat)  :: Kätzchen {n}, Kätzlein {n}, Katzenbaby {n}, [Austrian, South German] Katzerl {n}, [Swiss] Kätzli {n}, Katzenjunges {n}, Katzenwelpe {m}
kitty {n} (kitten, small cat)  :: Kätzchen {n}, Mieze {f}
kitty corner {adj} (situated diagonally across) SEE: catercorner  ::
kitty litter {n} (mixture to provide a soiling area for cats)  :: Katzenstreu {n}
kiwi {n} (bird)  :: Kiwi {m}
kiwi {n} (kiwi fruit) SEE: kiwi fruit  ::
kiwi fruit {n} (fruit)  :: Kiwi {f}, chinesische Stachelbeere {f}
Klaipėda {prop} (city in Lithuania)  :: Memel {n}, Klaipėda {n}
klaxon {n} (A loud electric horn or alarm)  :: Hupe {f}
kleenex {n} (generic term for a disposable tissue)  :: Tempo {n}
kleptarchy {n} (kleptocracy) SEE: kleptocracy  ::
kleptocracy {n} (corrupt and dishonest government)  :: Kleptokratie {f}, Diebesherrschaft {f}
kleptomania {n} (proclivity to steal)  :: Kleptomanie {f}, Stehlsucht {f}
kleptomaniac {n} (One who steals compulsively)  :: Kleptoman {m}, Kleptomanin {f}
kleptomaniacal {adj} (having a compulsion to steal)  :: kleptomanisch
klick {n}  :: Klemme {f}
Klingon {n} (member of an alien warrior race in the Star Trek universe)  :: Klingone {m}, Klingonin {f}
Klingon {prop} (the language)  :: Klingonisch {n}
knacker {n}  :: Abdecker {m}
knackered {adj} (extremely tired or exhausted)  :: gerädert
knacker's yard {n} (area of slaughterhouse where carcasses are dealt with)  :: Abdeckerei {f}
knackwurst {n} (a short, thick, highly seasoned sausage)  :: Knackwurst {f}, [diminutive] Knackwürstchen {n}
knave {n} (archaic: any male servant)  :: Boy {m}, Knecht {m}
knave {n} (archaic: boy; especially, boy servant)  :: Knabe {m}, Knappe {m}
knave {n} (deceitful fellow)  :: Gauner {m}, Schurke {m}
knave {n} (playing card)  :: Bube {m}
knavery {n} (the (mis)behaviour of a knave)  :: Gaunerei {f}, Streich {m}
knead {v} (to work and press into a mass)  :: kneten
knee {n} (act of kneeling)  :: Kniefall {m}
knee {n} (blow made with the knee) SEE: kneeing  ::
knee {n} (joint in the middle of the leg and area around it)  :: Knie {n}
knee {n} (part of a garment)  :: Knie {n}
kneecap {n} (bone)  :: Kniescheibe {f}
knee-deep {adj} (reaching up to the knees)  :: knietief
knee high to a grasshopper {adj} (short)  :: drei Käse hoch
kneel {v} (to stoop down and rest on the knee)  :: knien
kneel down {v} (to kneel)  :: niederknien, hinknien
kneepan {n} (kneecap) SEE: kneecap  ::
Knesset {prop} (the Israeli parliament)  :: Knesset {f}, Knesseth {f}
knickerbockers {n} (knickerbockers)  :: Knickerbocker {m-p}
knickers {n} (panties) SEE: panties  ::
knife {n} (any blade-like part designed for cutting)  :: Messer {n}
knife {n} (utensil or tool designed for cutting)  :: Messer {n}
knife {n} (weapon)  :: Messer {n}
knife pleat {n} (a type of sharply pressed pleating)  :: Messerfalte {f}, Quetschfalte {f}
knight {n} (chess piece)  :: Springer {m}
knight {n} (person on whom a knighthood has been conferred)  :: Ritter {m}
knight {n} (warrior, especially of the Middle Ages)  :: Ritter {m}
knight {v} (to confer a knighthood upon)  :: zum Ritter schlagen
knighthood {n} (an honour whereby one is made into a knight)  :: Rittertum {n}, Ritterlichkeit {f}
knightly {adj} (formally courteous (as a knight); chivalrous, gallant and courtly)  :: ritterlich
Knights Templar {prop} (the order of medieval knights)  :: Templerorden {m}
Königsberg {prop} (former capital of East Prussia, see also: Kaliningrad)  :: Königsberg {n}
knit {v}  :: stricken
knit {v} (to make fabric from thread or yarn)  :: stricken
knit one's brows {v} (to scowl, indicating anger, worry, or puzzlement)  :: die Stirn runzeln
knitting {n} (activity and process of knitting)  :: Stricken {n}
knitting needle {n} (thin rod used to knit yarn)  :: Stricknadel {f}
knitwear {n} (knitted garments)  :: Strickwaren {f-p}
knob {n} (rounded protuberance, handle, or control switch)  :: Knopf {m}, Knauf {m}
knock {n} (abrupt rapping sound)  :: Klopfen {n}
knock {n} (impact)  :: Schlag {m}
knock {v} (to bump or impact)  :: schlagen
knock {v} (to rap one's knuckles against something)  :: klopfen
knock down {v} (demolish) SEE: demolish  ::
knock down {v} (hit or knock (something) so that it falls)  :: umwerfen
knocker {n} (device for knocking on a door) SEE: doorknocker  ::
knock knock {n} (knock-knock joke) SEE: knock-knock joke  ::
knock knock joke {n} (knock-knock joke) SEE: knock-knock joke  ::
knock on wood {v} (take a customary action to ward off misfortune)  :: auf Holz klopfen
knoll {n} (small mound)  :: Hügel {m}
Knossos {prop} (an archaeological site)  :: Knossos
knot {n} (firm swollen tissue caused by injury)  :: Beule {f}
knot {n} (looping)  :: Knoten {m}
knot {n} (mathematics closed curve)  :: Knoten {m}
knot {n} (nautical unit of speed)  :: Knoten {m}
knot {n} (tangled clump)  :: Knoten {m}
knot {n} (variety of wading bird)  :: Knutt {m}
knot {n} (whorl in wood left by branch)  :: Ast {m}
knot {v} (form into a knot; tie with knot(s))  :: knoten
knot theory {n} (branch of topology)  :: Knotentheorie {f}
knotweed {n} (Polygonum)  :: Vogelknöterich {m}, Knöterich {m}
knout {n} (kind of whip)  :: Knute {f}
know {v} (be acquainted or familiar with)  :: kennen
know {v} (be certain or sure about (something))  :: wissen
know {v} (be informed about)  :: wissen
know {v} (have knowledge of)  :: wissen
know {v} (have sexual relations with)  :: [biblical] erkennen
know {v} (understand (a subject))  :: können, sich auskennen in
know-how {n} (the knowledge and skill to be able to do something correctly)  :: Fachwissen, Sachkenntnis {n}, Know-How {n}
knowingly {adv} (knowingly)  :: wissentlich, bewusst
know inside and out {v} (know (something) very thoroughly)  :: etwas in- und auswendig kennen
know-it-all {n} (someone who obnoxiously claims to be knowledgeable on a subject)  :: Besserwisser {m}, Neunmalkluger {m}, Rechthaber {m}, Schulmeister {m}, Klugscheißer {m}, Schlaumeier {m}, Schlauberger {m}
knowledge {n} (awareness, state of having been informed)  :: Wissen {n}, Kenntnis {f}
knowledge {n} (fact of knowing about something; understanding, familiarity with information)  :: Wissen {n}, Kenntnis {n}
knowledge {n} (Sexual intercourse) SEE: carnal knowledge  ::
knowledgeable {adj} (having knowledge, especially of a particular subject)  :: kenntnisreich, kundig
knowledge is power {proverb} (knowledge is power)  :: Wissen ist Macht
known {adj} (that whom other people know, renowned, famous)  :: bekannt
know thyself {proverb} (proverb)  :: erkenne dich selbst
knuckle {n} (joint of the finger)  :: Fingerknöchel {m}, Knochen {m}
knuckle duster {n} (weapon worn around the knuckles) SEE: brass knuckles  ::
knucks {n} (brass knuckles) SEE: brass knuckles  ::
koala {n} (a tree-dwelling marsupial that resembles a small bear)  :: Koala {m}
Kobarid {prop} (Slovenian town)  :: Karfreit
Koblenz {prop} (city in Germany)  :: Koblenz
kohl {v} (makeup)  :: Kajal {n}
kohlrabi {n} (cabbage variety)  :: Kohlrabi {m}
koi {n} (variety of carp)  :: Koi {m}, Koi-Karpfen {m}
Košice {prop} (city)  :: Košice {n}, Kaschau {n}
koine {n} (regional language that becomes standard)  :: Koine {f}
Koine {prop} (common Greek language)  :: Koine {f}
kolach {n} (kalach) SEE: kalach  ::
Kola Peninsula {prop} (peninsula in Russia)  :: Halbinsel Kola {f}
Kolkata {prop} (city)  :: Kalkutta
kolkhoz {n} (farming collective)  :: Kolchos {m}
Komi {prop} (language)  :: Komi {n}
Komodo dragon {n} (large monitor lizard)  :: Komodowaran {m}
Komondor {n} (breed of dog)  :: Komondor {m}
Komotini {prop} (city)  :: Komotini
Komsomol {prop} (Young Communist League in the USSR)  :: Komsomol {m}
Komsomolsk {prop} (Komsomolsk-na-Amure, Russia)  :: Komsomolsk am Amur {n}
Komsomolsk {prop} (Komsomolsk, towns and rural localities in Russia and Ukraine)  :: Komsomolsk {n}
Konstantinovka {prop} (Kostiantynivka) SEE: Kostiantynivka  ::
kookaburra {n} (kingfishers)  :: Jägerliest {m}, Lachender Hans {m}
kopek {n} (one-hundredth of a ruble)  :: Kopeke {f}
koph {n} (kaph) SEE: kaph  ::
kore {n} (sculpture)  :: Kore {f}
Korea {prop} (ancient country or both Koreas as a whole)  :: Korea {n}
Korea {prop} (North Korea) SEE: North Korea  ::
Korea {prop} (South Korea) SEE: South Korea  ::
Korean {adj} (relating to the Korean Peninsula)  :: koreanisch
Korean {n} (person)  :: Koreaner {m}, Koreanerin {f}
Korean {prop} (language)  :: Koreanisch {n}
Korean War {prop} (War lasting from 1950 to 1953)  :: Koreakrieg {m}
Korean wave {n} (popularity of South Korean culture elsewhere in Asia)  :: Koreanische Welle
Korea Strait {prop} (a strait between Korea and Japan)  :: Koreastraße {f}
Koschei {n} (Koschei the Immortal)  :: Koschtschei {m}
kosher {adj} (of food, prepared in accordance with Jewish religious practices)  :: koscher
kosher {v}  :: koscher machen
Kosovan {adj} (related to Kosovo)  :: kosovarisch
Kosovar {adj} (Kosovan) SEE: Kosovan  ::
Kosovar {n} (Kosovan) SEE: Kosovan  ::
Kosovo {prop} (disputed region in the Balkans)  :: Kosovo {m} {n}
koumiss {n} (fermented drink)  :: Kumys {m}, Kumyß {m}, Kumyss {m}, Kumiss {m}, Kumis {m}, Kumiß {m}
kowtow {n} (kowtowing)  :: Kotau {m}
kowtow {v} (act submissively)  :: den Kotau machen, zu Kreuze kriechen
kowtow {v} (kneel such that forehead touches ground)  :: knien
kozachok {n} (dance)  :: Kasatschok {m}
kph {initialism} (Kilometres per hour) SEE: km/h  ::
K-pop {n} (Korean pop music)  :: K-Pop {m}
Kraft process {n} (chemical process)  :: Sulfatverfahren‎ {n}
Kraken {prop} (Sea monster)  :: Krake {m}
Krasnodar {prop} (a city in Russia)  :: Krasnodar {n}
Krasnoyarsk {prop} (city)  :: Krasnojarsk, Krasnojarsk {n}
krater {n} (A Greek vessel)  :: Krater {m}
Kraut {n} (derogatory: German) SEE: Fritz  ::
Kraut {n} (German) SEE: German  ::
Kremlin {prop} (the Moscow Kremlin)  :: Kreml {m}
Krishna {prop} (avatar)  :: Krishna {m}
Krivoy Rog {prop} (Kryvyi Rih) SEE: Kryvyi Rih  ::
Kırklareli {prop} (city of Turkey)  :: Kırklareli
króna {n} (currency)  :: Krone {f}
kroepoek {n} (Indonesian shrimp crackers)  :: Krabbenbrot {n}, Krabbenchip {m}
krona {n} (currency)  :: Krone {f}
krone {n} (currency)  :: Krone {f}
kroužek {n} (kroužek diacritic)  :: Kroužek {m}
krummholz {n} (dense low bushes)  :: Krumholz
Krungthep {prop} (Bangkok) SEE: Bangkok  ::
Krung Thep {prop} (Bangkok) SEE: Bangkok  ::
krupuk {n} (prawn cracker) SEE: prawn cracker  ::
Krym {prop} (Crimea) SEE: Crimea  ::
krypton {n} (a chemical element)  :: Krypton {n}
krypton difluoride {n} (binary compound of krypton and fluorine)  :: Kryptondifluorid {n}
kryptonite {n} (weakness)  :: Kryptonit
Kuala Lumpur {prop} (capital of Malaysia)  :: Kuala Lumpur {n}
Kuban {prop} (the Kuban river)  :: Kuban {m}
kudos {n} (praise, accolades)  :: Ruhm {m}, Ehre {f}
Kuiper belt {prop} (region of space)  :: Kuipergürtel {m}, Kuiper-Gürtel {m}
Ku Klux Klan {prop} (Ku Klux Klan)  :: Ku-Klux-Klan
kulak {n} (a prosperous peasant)  :: Kulak {m}
kumquat {n} (small orange fruit)  :: Kumquat {m}
kuna {n} (currency of Croatia)  :: Kuna {f}
Kungurian {n} (subdivision of the Permian period)  :: Kungurium
kurchatovium {n} (a rejected name for rutherfordium)  :: Kurtschatowium {n}
Kurd {n} (a member of the people inhabiting Kurdistan)  :: Kurde {m}, Kurdin {f}
Kurdish {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Kurdistan, the Kurdish people or the Kurdish language)  :: kurdisch
Kurdish {prop} (language of Kurdistan)  :: Kurdisch {n}
Kurdistan {prop} (a region in the Middle East inhabited mostly by the Kurds)  :: Kurdistan {n}
kurgan {n} (prehistoric burial mound)  :: Kurgan {m}
Kuril Islands {prop} (group of islands)  :: Kurilen {p}
Kurmanji {prop} (North Kurdish)  :: Kurmandschi {n}
Kursk {prop} (city in Russia)  :: Kursk {n}
kuru {n} (central nervous system disease)  :: Kuru {f}
Kutenai {prop} (an indigenous people of North America)  :: Kutenai
Kuwait {prop} (country in the Middle East and capital city)  :: Kuwait {n}
Kuwaiti {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Kuwait or the Kuwaiti people)  :: kuwaitisch
Kuwaiti {n} (A person from Kuwait or of Kuwaiti descent)  :: Kuwaiter {m}, Kuwaiterin {f}
kvass {n} (traditional Slavic drink)  :: Kwass {m}
kvetch {v} (whine or complain, often needlessly)  :: nörgeln, mäkeln
kwashiorkor {n} (form of malnutrition)  :: Kwashiorkor {m}, Mehlnährschaden {m}
kyanite {n} (blue neosilicate mineral)  :: Kyanit
kyat {n} (unit of currency)  :: Kyat {m}
Kyoto {prop} (Kyōto, Japan)  :: Kyōto
Kyrgyz {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Kyrgyzstan, the Kyrgyz people or the Kyrgyz language)  :: kirgisisch
Kyrgyz {n} (person)  :: Kirgise {m}, Kirgisin {f}
Kyrgyz {prop} (language)  :: Kirgisisch {m}
Kyrgyz SSR {prop} (Kyrgyz Soviet Socialist Republic)  :: Kirgisische SSR {f}
Kyrgyzstan {prop} (Country in Central Asia)  :: Kirgisistan {n}, Kirgisien {n}
Kyōto {prop} (Kyoto) SEE: Kyoto  ::
Kyushu {prop} (the third largest of Japan's islands)  :: Kyūshū
Kyzyl {prop} (city in Russia)  :: Kysyl {n}