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n00b {n} (beginner) SEE: newbie  ::
n/a {initialism} (not applicable)  :: nicht zutreffend
n/a {initialism} (not available)  :: nicht vorhanden, nicht verfügbar
nab {v} (to grab or snatch)  :: schnappen
nab {v} (to seize a criminal)  :: schnappen
Naberezhnye Chelny {prop} (city in the Republic of Tatarstan, Russia)  :: Nabereschnyje Tschelny {n}
NaCl {n} (sodium chloride) SEE: sodium chloride  ::
NaCl {n} (table salt) SEE: table salt  ::
nacre {n} (pearly substance on the interior of shells)  :: Perlmutt {n}
nada {n} (nothing) SEE: nothing  ::
Nadia {prop} (female given name)  :: Nadja
nadir {n} (point of the sky)  :: Nadir {m}
naevus {n} (abnormal area on skin) SEE: mole  ::
naïf {n} (one who is naive) SEE: naif  ::
nag {n} (old useless horse)  :: Schindmähre {f}
nag {v} (complain about insignificant matters)  :: nörgeln
nagger {n} (one who nags)  :: Nörgler
Nagorno-Karabakh {prop} (region in South Caucasus)  :: Bergkarabach {n}, Nagorny Karabach {n}
Nagorno-Karabakh Republic {prop} (country in South Caucasus)  :: Republik Bergkarabach {f}
Nagorny Karabakh {prop} (Nagorno-Karabakh) SEE: Nagorno-Karabakh  ::
Nagykanizsa {prop} (town in Hungary)  :: Großkanizsa
nah {interj} (no)  :: ne, nee,
Nahuatl {prop} (language)  :: Nahuatl {n}
naiad {n} (female deity)  :: Najade {f}
nail {n} (on fingers and toes)  :: Nagel {m}
nail {n} (spike-shaped metal fastener used for joining wood or similar materials)  :: Nagel {m}
nail {v} (catch)  :: festnageln, sich krallen
nail {v} (employ a nail as a fastener)  :: festnageln, nageln, annageln
nail {v} (engage in sexual intercourse)  :: nageln
nail bomb {n} (bomb with sharp objects around the explosive)  :: Nagelbombe {f}
nail clipper {n} (nail trimmer)  :: Nagelknipser {m}
nail file {n} (A file for shaping one's fingernails and toenails)  :: Nagelfeile {f}
nail gun {n} (gun which drives nails)  :: Druckluftnagler {m}
nail one's colours to the mast {v} (To clearly show one's support)  :: Farbe bekennen
nail polish {n} (cosmetic lacquer)  :: Nagellack {m}
nail polish remover {n} (solvent used to remove nail polish)  :: Nagellackentferner {m}
nail scissors {n} (small scissors)  :: Nagelschere {f}
nail trimmer {n} (nail clipper) SEE: nail clipper  ::
Naissaar {prop} (island in northern Estonia)  :: Naissaar, Nargen [obsolete], Nargent [obsolete]
naive {adj} (lacking experience, wisdom, or judgement)  :: unbefangen, naiv
naiveness {n} (lack of sophistication, experience, judgement or worldliness; artlessness; gullibility; credulity)  :: Naivität {f}
naivety {n} (lack of sophistication, experience, judgement or worldliness; artlessness; gullibility; credulity)  :: Naivität {f}
Nakba {prop} (Nakba)  :: Nakba {f}
naked {adj}  :: nackt, blank
naked {adj} (not wearing any clothes)  :: nackt
naked as the day one was born {adj} (completely naked)  :: im Adamskostüm
naked eye {n} (unaided eyesight)  :: bloßes Auge {n}
nakedness {n} (state of being naked)  :: Nacktheit {f}
Nakhodka {prop} (a city in Russia)  :: Nachodka {n}
Nalchik {prop} (city in Russia)  :: Naltschik {n}
name {n} (reputation)  :: Name {m}, Ruf {m}
name {n} (word or phrase indicating a particular person, place, class or thing)  :: Name {m}
name {v} (to designate for a role)  :: ernennen
name {v} (to give a name to)  :: nennen, taufen, bezeichnen, benennen
name {v} (to identify, define, specify)  :: nennen
name {v} (to mention, specify)  :: nennen
name {v} (to publicly implicate)  :: benennen
name-calling {n} (abusive or insulting language)  :: Beschimpfung {f}
name card {n} (business card) SEE: business card  ::
name day {n} (feast day of a saint)  :: Namenstag {m}
nameless {adj} (having no name)  :: namenlos
namely {adv} (specifically)  :: und zwar, nämlich
nameplate {n} (A plate or plaque inscribed with a person's name, especially one on an office door)  :: Namensschild {n}
namesake {n} (person with the same name as another)  :: Namensvetter {m}
namespace {n} (conceptual space)  :: Namensraum {m}
Namibia {prop} (Republic of Namibia)  :: Namibia
Namibian {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Namibia)  :: namibisch
Namibian {n} (a person from Namibia or of Namibian descent)  :: Namibier {m}, Namibierin {f}
NAND gate {n} (a physical Boolean device)  :: NAND-Gatter {n}
Nanjing {prop} (a city in China)  :: Nanking
nanny {n} (child's nurse)  :: Kindermädchen {n}, Kinderfrau {f}
nanny {n} (female goat) SEE: nanny goat  ::
nanny goat {n} (female goat)  :: Geiß {f} [Austrian, Swiss, South German], Mutterziege {f}, Zicke {f}, Ziegenweibchen {n}
nanoindentation {n} (an indentation test carried out at nanoscale)  :: Nanoindentierung {f}
nanometer {n} (nanometre) SEE: nanometre  ::
nanometre {n} (subunit of length)  :: Nanometer {m}
nanoscientist {n} (a scientist whose speciality is nanoscience)  :: Nanowissenschaftler {m}, Nanowissenschaftlerin {f}
nanosecond {n} (measure of time)  :: Nanosekunde {f}
nanotechnology {n} (science and technology of creating nanoparticles)  :: Nanotechnologie {f}
nanotube {n} (A carbon molecule, in the shape of a tube)  :: Nanoröhre {f}
nanowire {n} (wire whose width is of the order of nanometers)  :: Nanodraht {m}
Nantes {prop} (a city in west France)  :: Nantes
Naomi {prop} (biblical character)  :: Noemi, Noomi
nap {n} (a short period of sleep, especially during the day)  :: Nickerchen {n}
napalm {n} (inflammable substance)  :: Napalm {n}
nape {n} (back part of the neck)  :: Nacken {m}, Genick {n}
nape of the neck {n} (nape of the neck)  :: Nacken {m}, Genick {n}
naphtha {n} (liquid distilled from petroleum)  :: Naphtha {f} {n}
naphtha {n} (naturally-occurring liquid petroleum)  :: Naphtha {f} {n}
naphthalene {n} (white crystalline hydrocarbon)  :: Naphthalin {n}
Napier's bones {n} (a set of numbered rods used for multiplication and division)  :: Napiersche Rechenstäbchen {n-p}
napkin {n} (diaper) SEE: diaper  ::
napkin {n} (serviette)  :: Serviette {f}, Mundtuch {n}
Naples {prop} (city)  :: Neapel {n}
Naples {prop} (province)  :: Neapel {n}
Napoleon {prop} (Napoleon Bonaparte)  :: Napoleon {m}
nappy {n} (diaper) SEE: diaper  ::
narcissism {n} (excessive love of oneself)  :: Narzissmus {m}
narcissist {n}  :: Narzisst {m}
narcissistic {adj} (having an inflated idea of one's own importance)  :: narzisstisch
narcissistic {adj} (obsessed with one's image and ego)  :: narzisstisch
narcissus {n} (any of several bulbous flowering plants, of the genus Narcissus)  :: Narzisse {f}
Narcissus {prop} (mythical youth)  :: Narziss
narcolepsy {n} (sleeping disorder)  :: Narkolepsie {f}
narcoleptic {adj} (pertaining to narcolepsy)  :: narkoleptisch
narcoleptic {n} (one who suffers from narcolepsy)  :: Narkoleptiker {m}
narcoterrorism {n} (terrorism as a factor in narcotrafficking)  :: Drogenterrorismus {m}, Narcoterrorismus {m}
narcotherapy {n} (narcotic therapy)  :: Schlafkur {f}
nark {v} (annoy)  :: nerven
narrate {v} (to relate a story)  :: erzählen
narration {n} (act of recounting or relating the particulars of some action, occurrence or affair)  :: Erzählung {f}
narrative {adj} (telling a story)  :: erzählend, erzählerisch, in erzählender Form darlegend
narrative {n} (systematic recitation of an event)  :: Darstellung {f}
narrative present tense {n} (tense) SEE: historical present tense  ::
narrator {n} (in story)  :: Erzähler {m}, Erzählerin {f}
narrow {adj} (having a small width)  :: eng, begrenzt, schmal
narrow {v} (to reduce in width or extent)  :: eng, schlank, schmal
narrowly {adv} (by a narrow margin; closely)  :: eng
narrow-minded {adj} (having restricted or rigid views, and being unreceptive to new ideas)  :: engstirnig
narrow-minded {adj} (intolerant, bigoted or prejudiced)  :: engstirnig
narrowness {n} (state of being narrow)  :: Enge, Beschränktheit
narthex {n} (vestibule leading to the nave)  :: Rute {f}
Narva {prop} (City in Estonia)  :: Narva {n}, Narwa {n}
narwhal {n} (Arctic cetacean)  :: Narwal {m}
Naryan-Mar {prop} (city in Russia)  :: Narjan-Mar {n}
NASA {acronym} (National Aeronautics and Space Administration)  :: NASA {f}
nasal {adj} (having a quality imparted by means of the nose)  :: nasal
nasal {adj} (pertaining to the nose)  :: nasal
nasal bone {n} (either of two small oblong bones which form "the bridge" of the nose)  :: Nasenbein {n}
nasalization {n} (articulation such that air flows through the nose and mouth)  :: Nasalierung {f}
nasalize {v} (allow air to flow through the nose during the articulation of a speech sound)  :: nasalieren
nasal polyp {n} (growth in the nose)  :: Nasenpolyp {m}
nasal septum {n} (septum in the nose)  :: Nasenscheidewand {f}
nascent {adj} (emerging; just coming into existence)  :: aufkeimend, im Entstehen begriffen, werdend
nascent {adj} (in chemistry)  :: naszierend
nase {n}  :: Nase
Nashi {prop} (youth movement in Russia)  :: Naschi {p}
Nassau {prop} (capital of the Bahamas)  :: Nassau
Nastaliq {prop} (Nastaʿlīq)  :: Nastaliq {n}
nasturtium {n} (a plant used in salads)  :: Kapuzinerkresse {f}
nasty {n} (having or showing a strong or unreasoning desire for revenge)  :: ekelhaft, scheußlich, boshaft
natal cleft {n} (groove between buttocks) SEE: anal cleft  ::
Natalia {prop} (female given name) SEE: Natalie  ::
Natalie {prop} (female given name)  :: Natalie
Natasha {prop} (female given name)  :: Natascha {f}
natch {adv} (naturally)  :: na klar
Nathan {prop} (biblical prophet)  :: Natan {m}
Nathan {prop} (male given name)  :: Nathan {m}
Nathanael {prop} (biblical Apostle)  :: Natanael, Nathanael
Nathaniel {prop} (cognate of the name) SEE: Nathanael  ::
nation {n} (association of students)  :: Nation {f}
nation {n} (community of people)  :: Nation {f}
national {adj} (of or having to do with a nation)  :: national, Staats-
national anthem {n} (official song of a nation or country)  :: Nationalhymne {f}
national costume {n} (clothing of a particular style and colours worn to represent a country)  :: Nationaltracht {f}, Volkstracht {f}
national day {n} (day marking a country's establishment)  :: Nationalfeiertag {m}
national debt {n} (money owed by the government of a nation)  :: Staatsverschuldung {f}
national emblem {n} (official emblem of a nation or country)  :: Staatswappen {n}
national holiday {n} (public holiday)  :: Feiertag {m}, nationaler Feiertag {m}
national holiday {n} (statutory holiday enacted by a country to commemorate the country itself)  :: Nationalfeiertag {m}
nationalisation {n} (making private assets public)  :: Nationalisierung {f}, Verstaatlichung {f}
nationalism {n} (idea of supporting one's country and culture)  :: Nationalismus {m}
nationalist {adj} (of or relating to nationalism)  :: nationalistisch
nationalist {n} (advocate of nationalism)  :: Nationalist {m}, Nationalistin {f}
nationalistic {adj} (of, relating to, or advocating nationalism) SEE: nationalist  ::
nationality {n} (membership of a nation or state)  :: Nationalität
nationality {n} (nationalism) SEE: nationalism  ::
nationality sign {n} (sign on an automobile)  :: Nationalitätszeichen {n}
nationalization {n} (nationalisation) SEE: nationalisation  ::
nationalize {v} (to make a private asset public)  :: nationalisieren, verstaatlichen
national park {n} (national park)  :: Nationalpark {m}
national security {n} (safety of a country)  :: nationale Sicherheit {f}, äußere Sicherheit {f}
National Socialism {n} (ideology of Adolf Hitler's NSDAP)  :: Nationalsozialismus {m}
National Socialist {n} (Nazi)  :: Nationalsozialist {m}, Nationalsozialistin {f}
national treasure {n} (something deemed to be of value to an entire nation)  :: nationaler Schatz {m}
nation-state {n} (nation state or nation-state)  :: Nationalstaat {m}
nationwide {adj} (nationwide)  :: landesweit
native {adj} (belonging to one by birth)  :: gebürtig
native {adj} (characteristic of or existing by virtue of geographic origin)  :: einheimisch
native {adj} (characteristic of or relating to people inhabiting a region from the beginning)  :: gebürtig
native {adj}  :: nativ
native {n} (person who is native to a place)  :: Ureinwohner {m}, Ureinwohnerin {f}, Eingeborener {m}, Eingeborene {f}
native code {n} (source code readable by the processor)  :: nativer Code {m}, nativer Kode {m}
native companion {n} (brolga) SEE: brolga  ::
native language {n} (one's first language learned in childhood)  :: Muttersprache {f}
native speaker {n} (a person who grew up with a particular language as their mother tongue)  :: Muttersprachler {m}, Muttersprachlerin {f}, native speaker {m}
Nativity {n} (birth of Jesus)  :: Weihnachtsgeschichte {f}
nativity play {n} (the production/performance)  :: Krippenspiel
Nativity Scene {n} (Nativity Scene)  :: Weihnachtskrippe, Krippe
NATO {prop} (North Atlantic Treaty Organization)  :: NATO {f}
Natterer's slaty antshrike {n} (bird)  :: Natterers Tropfenameisenwürger {m}
natto {n} (Japanese food product)  :: Natto {m}
natty {adj} (Smart and fashionable)  :: schick, nett
natural {adj} (colour: almost white)  :: naturfarben, naturfarbig
natural {adj} (colour: not adjusted)  :: naturfarben, naturfarbig
natural {adj} (relating to nature)  :: natürlich
natural {adj} (without adjustment)  :: natürlich, naturwüchsig
natural {n} (someone with innate ability)  :: Naturtalent {n}
natural child {n} (child born to unmarried parents)  :: Kind der Liebe {n}, außereheliches Kind {n}, uneheliches Kind {n}
natural gas {n} (mixture of gaseous hydrocarbons associated with petroleum deposits)  :: Erdgas {n}
naturalist {n} (a person who advocates naturalism)  :: Naturalist {m}, Naturalistin {f}
naturalist {n} (a person who studies nature or natural history)  :: Naturforscher {m}, Naturforscherin {f}
naturalistic {adj} (having the appearance of nature, lifelike, realistic)  :: naturgetreu, realitätsnah, lebensecht, wirklichkeitsnah, wie im echten Leben
naturalistic {adj} (of or relating to naturalism)  :: naturalistisch
naturalization {n} (act of granting (or getting granted) citizenship)  :: Einbürgerung {f}
naturalize {v} (to acclimatize an animal or plant) SEE: acclimatize  ::
naturalize {v} (to grant citizenship)  :: einbürgern
natural language {n} (a human language developed naturally)  :: natürliche Sprache {f}
natural law {n} (ethical theory)  :: Naturgesetz {n}
natural log {n} (natural logarithm) SEE: natural logarithm  ::
natural logarithm {n} (logarithm in base e)  :: natürlicher Logarithmus {m}
naturally {adv} (surely)  :: natürlich
natural number {n} (positive integer)  :: natürliche Zahl
natural numbers {n} (number theory)  :: natürliche Zahlen {f-p}
natural person {n} (human being)  :: natürliche Person {f}
natural philosopher {n} (person who studied natural philosophy)  :: Naturphilosoph {m}
natural preserve {n} (nature reserve) SEE: nature reserve  ::
natural reserve {n} (nature reserve) SEE: nature reserve  ::
natural resource {n} (source of wealth that occurs naturally)  :: Bodenschatz {m}, Bodenschatz {m}; Natürliche Ressource {f}
natural science {n} (science involved in studying phenomena or laws of the physical world)  :: Naturwissenschaft {f}
natural selection {n} (an evolutionary process)  :: natürliche Selektion {f}, natürliche Auslese {f}, natürliche Zuchtwahl {f}
nature {n} (environment)  :: Natur {f}
nature {n} (essential characteristics)  :: Natur {f}
nature {n} (everything related to biological and geographical states)  :: Natur {f}
nature {n} (primitive state of being)  :: Natur {f}
nature preserve {n} (nature reserve) SEE: nature reserve  ::
nature reserve {n} (area managed to conserve natural features)  :: Naturschutzgebiet {n}
nature strip {n} (tree lawn) SEE: tree lawn  ::
naturism {n} (the belief in or practice of going nude or unclad)  :: Naturismus {m}
naturopathy {n} (system of therapy)  :: Naturheilkunde {f}
naught {n} (nothingness)  :: Nichts {n}
naught {n} (zero)  :: Null {f}
naught {pron} (nothing)  :: nichts
naughty {adj} (bad; tending to misbehave or act badly)  :: unartig, ungehorsam, dreist, frech
naumannite {n} (mineral form of silver selenide)  :: Naumannit {m}
Nauru {prop} (Republic of Nauru)  :: Nauru
Nauruan {adj} (pertaining to Nauru)  :: nauruisch
Nauruan {n} (person from Nauru)  :: Nauruer {m}, Nauruerin {f}
nausea {n} (feeling of physical unwellness, usually with the desire to vomit)  :: Übelkeit {f}
nausea {n} (sea-sickness)  :: Seekrankheit {f}, Reisekrankheit {f}
nausea {n} (strong dislike or disgust)  :: Ekel {m}
nautical {adj} (relating to ships, shipping, navigation, and seamen)  :: nautisch
nautical mile {n} (nautical: a unit of measure equal to 1852 meters)  :: Seemeile {f}
nautilus {n} (marine mollusc of the family Nautilidae)  :: Nautilus {m}, Perlboot {n}
Navajo {prop} (language)  :: Navajo
Navarran {adj} (Navarrese) SEE: Navarrese  ::
Navarran {n} (Navarrese) SEE: Navarrese  ::
nave {n} (the middle or body of a church)  :: Schiff {n}
navel {n} (remnant of umbilical cord)  :: Bauchnabel {m}, Nabel {m}
navel-gazing {n} (excessive focus on oneself)  :: Nabelschau {f}
navigable {adj} (for a body of water: sea, river etc.)  :: schiffbar
navigation {n} (canal) SEE: canal  ::
navigation {n} (theory, practice and technology of charting a course for a ship, aircraft or spaceship)  :: Navigation {f}
navigation {n} (traffic or travel by vessel)  :: Schifffahrt {f}
navigator {n} (officer who navigates)  :: Navigator {m}
navy {n} (department)  :: Marineamt {n}
navy {n} (navy blue colour)  :: Marineblau
navy {n} (sea force)  :: Marine {f}, Seestreitkräfte {f-p}
nay {conj} (or even)  :: oder sogar
Naypyidaw {prop} (capital of Myanmar)  :: Pyinmana Naypyidaw
Nay Pyi Taw {prop} (Naypyidaw) SEE: Naypyidaw  ::
Nazareth {prop} (Nazareth)  :: Nazaret {n}
nazi {adj} (Nazi) SEE: Nazi  ::
nazi {n} (Nazi) SEE: Nazi  ::
Nazi {adj} (pertaining to the Nazi Party or Nazism)  :: Nazi-
Nazi {n} (member of the Nazi party)  :: Nazi {m}, Faschist {m}
Nazism {prop} (the ideology of Adolf Hitler’s NSDAP)  :: Nazismus {m}, Faschismus {m}
N-bomb {n} (neutron bomb) SEE: neutron bomb  ::
n-dimensional {adj} (having arbitrary number of dimensions)  :: n-dimensional
N'Djamena {prop} (capital of Chad)  :: N'Djamena {n}
neanderthal {n} (a Homo neanderthalensis specimen) SEE: Neanderthal  ::
neanderthal {n} (a primitive person)  :: Neandertaler {m}
Neanderthal {adj} (of or pertaining to Homines neanderthalenses) SEE: neanderthal  ::
Neanderthal {n} (a Homo neanderthalensis specimen)  :: Neandertaler {m}
Neanderthal {n} (a primitive person) SEE: neanderthal  ::
Neapolitan {adj} (pertaining to Naples)  :: Neapolitaner, neapolitanisch
Neapolitan {n} (inhabitant or resident of Naples)  :: Neapolitaner {m}, Neapolitanerin {f}
Neapolitan {prop} (language of Naples, Italy)  :: Neapolitanisch {n}
neap tide {n} (tide which occurs when the moon is in its first or third quarter)  :: Nippflut {f}, Nipptide {f}
near {adj} (physically close)  :: nahe
near {adv} (having a small intervening distance with regard to something)  :: nah
near {adv} (nearly) SEE: nearly  ::
near {prep} (in close proximity to)  :: neben, in der Nähe von
near {v} (come closer to)  :: sich nähern
nearby {adj} (adjacent)  :: in der Nähe
nearby {adv} (close to)  :: nebenan, in der Nähe, nah
near-death experience {n} (experience by people whose heart and brain have temporarily ceased to function)  :: Nahtod-Erfahrung, Nahtoderfahrung, Nahtodeserfahrung, Todesnähe-Erfahrung
nearly {adv} (almost, but not quite)  :: beinahe, fast
nearness {n} (state of being near)  :: Nähe {f}
near sighted {adj} (myopic)  :: kurzsichtig
nearsightedness {n} (myopia) SEE: myopia  ::
neat {adj} (tidy, free from dirt)  :: nett, adrett, sauber
neat {n} (cattle) SEE: cattle  ::
neat {n} (cow, bovine)  :: Hornvieh; Rindvieh, Hausrind {n}
neatherd {n} (person who looks after bulls, cows or oxen)  :: Kuhhirt {m}, Kuhhirte {m}, Kuhhirtin {f}
Nebraska {prop} (US state)  :: Nebraska {n}
nebula {n} (a space cloud)  :: Nebel {m}
nebulosity {n} (cloudiness) SEE: cloudiness  ::
nebulous {adj} (ill-defined)  :: nebulös, unklar, verworren, nebelhaft
nebulous {adj} (in the form of a cloud)  :: neblig, nebelig
nebulously {adv} (as if viewed through a cloud or haze)  :: neblig
nebulously {adv} (vaguely)  :: nebulös
necessarily {adv} (of necessity)  :: notwendigerweise, [very rare] nötig
necessary {adj} (needed, required)  :: nötig, notwendig
necessary {adj} (such as must be)  :: zwangsläufig
necessary evil {n} (unfavorable thing that must be done or accepted)  :: notwendiges Übel {n}
necessity {n}  :: Notwendigkeit {f}
necessity {n} (quality or state of being necessary, unavoidable, or absolutely requisite)  :: Notwendigkeit {f}, Nezessität {f}
necessity is the mother of innovation {proverb} (necessity is the mother of invention) SEE: necessity is the mother of invention  ::
necessity is the mother of invention {proverb} (a person in need will find a way)  :: Not macht erfinderisch, Notwendigkeit ist die Mutter der Erfindung
neck {n} (the part of a shirt, dress etc., which fits a person's neck)  :: Kragen {m}
neck {n} (the part of body connecting the head and the trunk found in humans and some animals)  :: Hals {m}, [back of the neck] Nacken {m}, [back of the neck] Genick {n}
neckerchief {n} (type of scarf)  :: Halstuch {n}
necklace {n} (jewelry)  :: Halskette {f}
necktie {n} (strip of cloth worn around the neck and tied in the front)  :: Krawatte {f}, Schlips {m}
neckwarmer {n} (piece of clothing)  :: Nackenwärmer {m}
necro- {prefix} (related to death)  :: nekro-
necrocracy {n} (government that still operates under the rules of a former, dead leader)  :: Nekrokratie {f}
necrology {n} (listing of people who have died)  :: Nekrolog
necromancer {n} (person who practices necromancy)  :: Nekromant {m}
necromancy {n} (divination involving the dead)  :: Totenbeschwörung, Nekromantie, Totenorakel
necrophilia {n}  :: Nekrophilie {f}
necrophilia {n} (pathological attraction to dead bodies)  :: Nekrophilie {f}
necropolis {n} (large cemetery)  :: Nekropole {f}, Nekropolis {f}, Totenstadt {f}
necrosis {n} (localized death of cells or tissue)  :: Nekrose {f}, Gewebetod
nectar {n} (any delicious drink)  :: Nektar {m}
nectar {n} (drink of the gods)  :: Nektar {m}
nectar {n} (sweet liquid secreted by flowers)  :: Nektar {m}
nectarine {n} (fruit)  :: Nektarine {f}
nee {adj} (used to indicate maiden name of a woman)  :: geborene {f}, geb.
need {n} (something needed)  :: Notwendigkeit {f}, Bedarf {m}, Bedürfnis {n}
need {v} (to have an absolute requirement for)  :: benötigen, brauchen
need {v} (to want strongly)  :: brauchen
neediness {n} (characteristic of being needy)  :: Bedürftigkeit {f}
needle {n} (implement for sewing etc.)  :: Nadel {f}
needle {n} (indicating device)  :: Nadel {f}
needle {n} (leaf of conifer)  :: Nadel {f}
needle {n} (sensor phonograph stylus)  :: Nadel {f}
needle {v} (to tease in order to provoke)  :: hänseln
needle bearing {n} (type of bearing)  :: Nadellager {n}
needle-clawed bushbaby {n} (primate of the genus Euoticus)  :: Kielnagelgalago {m}
needlefish {n} (slender fish)  :: Hornhecht {m}
needle in a haystack {n} (idiomatic)  :: Nadel im Heuhaufen {f}
needlenose pliers {n} (a variety of pliers with long, narrow extensions)  :: Spitzzange {f-p} {n-p}
needless {adj} (not needed)  :: unnötig, überflüssig
needless to say {adv} (obviously)  :: selbstredend, selbstverständlich
needlework {n} (process of working with a needle)  :: Handarbeit {f} [handiwork]
needy {adj} (in need, poor)  :: bedürftig
ne'er-do-well {n} (good-for-nothing) SEE: good-for-nothing  ::
nefarious {adj} (sinful, villainous, criminal, or wicked, especially when noteworthy or notorious for such characteristics)  :: berüchtigt, schändlich, ruchlos, verachtenswert
negation {n} (act of negating something)  :: Verneinung {f}, Negierung {f}
negation {n} (denial or contradiction)  :: Verneinung {f}
negation {n} (negation in logic)  :: Negation {f}
negative {adj} (inherently damaging)  :: schlecht, negativ
negative {adj} (not positive or neutral)  :: negativ
negative {adj} (of electrical charge)  :: negativ
negative {n} (photography)  :: Negativfilm {m}, Negativ {n}
negative clause {n} (negative clause, negative sentence)  :: negativer Satz {m}
negativeness {n} (negativity) SEE: negativity  ::
neglect {n} (act of neglecting)  :: Vernachlässigung {f}
neglect {n} (habitual lack of care)  :: Nachlässigkeit {f}
neglect {v} (disregard)  :: missachten
neglect {v}  :: vernachlässigen
neglectful {adj} (tending to neglect)  :: nachlässig
negligence {n} (failure to exercise a standard of care (law))  :: Fahrlässigkeit {f}
negligent {adj} (careless)  :: nachlässig
negligent {adj} (culpable due to negligence)  :: fahrlässig
negligible {adj} (able to be ignored or excluded)  :: vernachlässigbar
negotiate {v} (arrange a mutual agreement (transitive))  :: aushandeln
negotiate {v} (confer to reach an agreement (intransitive))  :: verhandeln
negotiate {v} (coping with, getting over)  :: überwinden
negotiation {n} (process of achieving agreement)  :: Verhandlung {f}
negress {n} (A black female)  :: Negerin {f}
negro {adj}  :: schwarz
negro {n} (Negro) SEE: Negro  ::
Negro {n} (person with dark skin)  :: Neger {m}, Negerin {f}
Negrophobia {n} (the fear, hate or dislike of Black people)  :: Negrophobie {f}
negus {n} (a drink)  :: Negus {m}
Negus {n} (supreme Ethiopian ruler)  :: Negus {m}
Nehemiah {prop} (book of the Bible)  :: Nehemia
neigh {n} (the cry of a horse)  :: Wiehern {n}
neigh {v} ((of a horse) to make its cry)  :: wiehern
neighborhood {n} (nearby area)  :: Nachbarschaft {f}, Umgebung {f}
neighboring {adj} (Situated or living nearby or adjacent to)  :: benachbart
neighbour {n} (a person living on adjacent or nearby land)  :: Nachbar {m}, Nachbarin {f}
neighbour {n} (fellow human)  :: Nächster {m}, Nächste {f}
neighbour {v} (to be adjacent to)  :: benachbart sein
neighbouring {adj} (Situated or living nearby or adjacent to)  :: benachbart
Nei Mongol {prop} (Inner Mongolia) SEE: Inner Mongolia  ::
neither {conj} (not either (used with nor): neither X nor Y)  :: weder X noch Y
neither {pron} (not either one)  :: keiner, keine, keines
neither fish, flesh, nor good red herring {phrase} (unsuitable for anything or anybody)  :: weder Fisch noch Fleisch
neither fish nor fowl {n} (something or someone not easily categorized; something that does not fit in a group or situation)  :: weder Fisch noch Fleisch
nekton {n} (organisms in the ocean)  :: Nekton {n}
nelly {n} (petrel)  :: Riesensturmvogel
Nelson's elk {n} (wapiti subspecies)  :: Wapiti
Neman {prop} (river to the Baltic Sea)  :: Memel {f}
Neman {prop} (town in Kaliningrad)  :: Memel
Nemean Lion {prop} (mythical lion of Nemea)  :: Nemeischer Löwe
nemesis {n} (archenemy) SEE: archenemy  ::
Nemesis {prop} (Greek goddess of retribution)  :: Nemesis {f}
Nenets {prop} (language)  :: nenzische Sprache {f}
neo- {prefix} (contemporary)  :: neo-
neo- {prefix} (new)  :: neo-
neoclassicism {n} (movement)  :: Neoklassizismus {m}
neodymium {n} (chemical element)  :: Neodym {n}
neofascism {n} (right-wing political movement)  :: Neofaschismus {m}
neofascist {adj} (of or pertaining to neofascism)  :: neofaschistisch
neofascist {n} (a follower of neofascism)  :: Neofaschist {m}, Neofaschistin {f}
Neogrammarian {n} (member or follower of the Neogrammarian school)  :: Junggrammatiker {m}, Junggrammatikerin {f}
neoliberalism {n} (political movement)  :: Neoliberalismus {m}
neolithic {adj} (hopelessly outdated)  :: steinzeitlich, uralt, vorsintflutlich
Neolithic {adj} (of or relating to the New Stone Age)  :: jungsteinzeitlich, neolithisch
Neolithic {prop} (the New Stone Age)  :: Jungsteinzeit {f}, Neolithikum {n}
neologism {n} (recently coined word)  :: Neologismus {m}
neon {n} (element)  :: Neon {n}
neonate {n} (newborn infant)  :: Neugeborener
neonatologist {n} ( person who studies or applies neonatology)  :: Neonatologe {m}, Neonatologin {f}
neonatology {n} (branch of medicine that deals with newborn infants)  :: Neonatologie {f}
neo-Nazi {n} (person who believes in a Nazi ideology)  :: Neonazi {m}
neo-Nazism {n} (the ideology held by neo-Nazis)  :: Neonazismus {m}
neonicotinoid {n} (class of insecticides)  :: Neonikotinoide
neophobia {n} (fear of new things)  :: Neophobie {f}
neophyte {n} (beginner)  :: Beginner {m}
neophyte {n} (recently introduced plant species)  :: Neophyt {m}
neoplasm {n} (abnormal new growth of disorganized tissue)  :: Blastom {n}, Geschwulst {f}, Neoplasie {f}, Neoplasma {n}, Neubildung {f}
Neoplatonism {prop} (school of philosophy)  :: Neuplatonismus {m}
Neoplatonist {n} (member)  :: Neuplatoniker {m}, Neuplatonikerin {f}
neoprene {n} (synthetic rubber, a polymer of chloroprene, used in various consumer products)  :: Neopren {n}
neotenous {adj} (babyfaced) SEE: babyfaced  ::
neoteny {n} (retention of juvenile characteristics in the adult)  :: Neotenie {f}, Verjugendlichung {f}
neoterise {v} (to modernise)  :: neue Wortschöpfungen einführen
neoterize {v} (to modernise)  :: neue Wortschöpfungen einführen
Nepal {prop} (Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal)  :: Nepal {n}
Nepalese {adj} (Nepali) SEE: Nepali  ::
Nepalese {n} (Nepali) SEE: Nepali  ::
Nepalese {prop} (Nepali) SEE: Nepali  ::
Nepali {adj} (pertaining to Nepal)  :: nepalesisch
Nepali {n} (person)  :: Nepalese {m}, Nepalesin {f}
Nepali {prop} (language)  :: Nepalesisch {n}, Nepali {n}
nephew {n} (fraternal or sororal nephew)  :: Neffe {m}
nephew-in-law {n}  :: Schwiegerneffe
nephology {n} (branch of meteorology)  :: Nephologie, Wolkenkunde {f}
nephrolith {n} (kidney stone) SEE: kidney stone  ::
nephrologist {n} (physician)  :: Nephrologe {m}, Nierenarzt {m}
nephrotoxic {adj} (poisonous to kidney tissue)  :: nephrotoxisch
nepotism {n} (favoring of relatives or personal friends)  :: Nepotismus {m}, Vetternwirtschaft {f}
Neptune {prop} (eighth planet of the solar system)  :: Neptun {m}
Neptune {prop} (Roman god of the ocean)  :: Neptun {m}
Neptunism {prop} (scientific theory)  :: Neptunismus {m}
Neptunist {n} (proponent)  :: Neptunist {m}
neptunium {n} (chemical element)  :: Neptunium {n}
nerd {n} (intellectual, skillful person, generally introverted)  :: Sonderling {m}, Nerd {m}
nerdy {adj} (Of or like a nerd)  :: nerdig
Nero {prop} (Roman Emperor from 54 to 68)  :: Nero {m}
nerve {n} (bundle of neurons)  :: Nerv {m}
nerve {n} ((colloquial) neuron)  :: Nerv {m}
nerve {n} (courage)  :: Nerv {m}
nerve {n} (patience)  :: Nerv {m}
nerve {n} (stamina)  :: Nerv {m}
nerve {v} (encourage) SEE: encourage  ::
nerve {v} (strengthen) SEE: strengthen  ::
nerve agent {n} (weapon of mass destruction) SEE: nerve gas  ::
nerve cell {n} (cell of the nervous system)  :: Nervenzelle {f}, Neuron {n}
nerve fibre {n} (axon) SEE: axon  ::
nerve gas {n} (weapon of mass destruction)  :: Nervengas {n}, Nervenkampfstoff {m}
nervosity {n} (nervousness) SEE: nervousness  ::
nervous {adj} (anxious)  :: nervös
nervous breakdown {n} (disabling attack of a psychological disorder)  :: Nervenzusammenbruch {m}
nervously {adv} (in a nervous manner)  :: nervös
nervousness {n} (state or quality of being nervous)  :: Nervosität {f}, Unruhe {f}
nervous system {n} (system which coordinates the activity of the body)  :: Nervensystem {n}
-ness {suffix} (appended to adjectives to form nouns meaning "the state of ...", "the quality of ...", or "the measure of ...")  :: -nis, -heit, -keit
Nessie {prop} (nickname for the Loch Ness monster)  :: Nessie
nest {n} (bird-built structure)  :: Vogelnest {n}, Nest {n}
nest {n} (hideout)  :: Nest {n}
nest {n} (place for depositing eggs)  :: Nest {n}
nest {n} (retreat)  :: Nest {n}
nest {n} (snug residence)  :: Nest {n}
nest {v} (to build or settle into a nest)  :: nisten
nested {v} (embedded) SEE: embedded  ::
nested {v} (successively fit inside another)  :: verschachtelt
nestle {v} (To press oneself against another affectionately)  :: sich anschmiegen
nestle {v} (To settle oneself comfortably and snugly)  :: es sich gemütlich machen
nestling {n} (small bird)  :: Jungvogel {m}, Küken {n}
Nestorian {adj} (related to the teachings of Nestorius)  :: nestorianisch
Nestorian {n} (A member of a "Nestorian" church)  :: Nestorianer {m}, Nestorianerin {f}
Nestorianism {n} (The religious beliefs of the followers of Nestorius)  :: Nestorianismus {m}
net {adj} (remaining after expenses or deductions)  :: Netto-
net {n} (anything that has the appearance of a net)  :: Netz {n}
net {n} (device for catching fish, butterflies etc.)  :: Netz {n}
net {n} (figurative: trap)  :: Netz {n}
net {n} (interconnecting system)  :: Netz {n}
net {n} (mesh of string, cord or rope)  :: Netz {n}
net {n} (The amount remaining after expenses are deducted, profit)  :: Netto {n}
net {v} (catch by means of a net)  :: mit einem Netz fangen
net {v} (receive as profit)  :: netto verdienen
netball {n} (sport)  :: Netball {m}
netbook {n} (economical notebook computer)  :: Netbook {n}
nether {adj} (beneath the earth's surface)  :: unterirdisch
nether {adj} (lower)  :: nieder
Netherlander {n} (someone from the Netherlands)  :: Niederländer {m}, Niederländerin {f}
Netherlands {adj} (pertaining to the Netherlands)  :: niederlandisch, holländisch
Netherlands {prop} (country in northwestern Europe)  :: Holland {n}, die Niederlande {n-p}
Netherlands Antilles {prop} (former autonomous territory)  :: Niederländische Antillen {p}
netizen {n} (member of Internet community)  :: Netizen {m}, Netcitizen {m}, Netzbürger {m}
net profit {n} (the gross revenue minus all expenses)  :: Reingewinn {m}
netsuke {n} (miniature sculptures)  :: Netsuke {n}
nettle {n} (deadnettle) SEE: deadnettle  ::
nettle {n} (stinging herb of genus Urtica)  :: Nessel {f}, Brennnessel {f}
nettle-rash {n} (itchy areas of the skin) SEE: urticaria  ::
net weight {n} (weight of a product)  :: Nettogewicht {n}
network {n} (directory of people)  :: Netzwerk {n}
network {n} (interconnected group or system)  :: Netzwerk {n}
network {n} (multiple computers and other devices connected together)  :: Netzwerk {n}
network {n}  :: Netzwerk {n}
network {v} (interact socially)  :: sich vernetzen
network {v} (to connect two or more computers or other computerized devices)  :: vernetzen
network {v} (to interconnect a group or system)  :: vernetzen
networking {n} (computer network)  :: Vernetzung
networking {n} (meeting new people)  :: Networking
network interface card {n} (computer hardware component)  :: Netzwerkkarte {f}
network neutrality {n} (principle for user-access networks)  :: Netzneutralität {f}
Neuchâtel {prop} (canton)  :: Kanton Neuenburg
Neuchâtel {prop} (city)  :: Neuenburg
neuralgia {n} (nerve pain)  :: Neuralgie {f}
neuralgic {adj} (pertaining to or affected by neuralgia)  :: neuralgisch
neuroendocrine {adj} (pertaining to the nervous system and endocrine system together)  :: neuroendokrin
neuroleptic {n} (pharmacology: an antipsychotic drug)  :: Neuroleptikum {n}
neuro-linguistic programming {n} (psychology: field of study)  :: neurolinguistisches Programmieren {n}
neurolinguistics {n} (Translations)  :: Neurolinguistik {f}
neurological {adj} (dealing with the study of the brain)  :: neurologisch
neurologist {n} (doctor or scientist who practices or specializes in neurology)  :: Neurologe {m}, Neurologin {f}
neurology {n} (branch of medicine that deals with the nervous system and its disorders)  :: Neurologie, Nervenkunde {f}
neuron {n} (a cell of the nervous system)  :: Neuron {n}, Nervenzelle {f}
neuropathic {adj} (of, or relating to neuropathy)  :: neuropathisch, nervös (Leiden etc.), nervenkrank
neuropathy {n} (disease of the nervous system)  :: Nervenleiden {n}
neuroscience {n} (scientific study of the nervous system)  :: Neurowissenschaften, Hirnforschung
neurosis {n} (mental disorder)  :: Neurose {f}
neurosurgeon {n} (brain surgeon)  :: Neurochirurg {m}, Neurochirurgin {f}
neurotic {adj} (Overanxious)  :: neurotisch
neurotic {n} (person who has a neurosis)  :: Neurotiker {m}, Neurotikerin {f}
neurotoxic {adj} (having a toxic effect on nerve tissue)  :: neurotoxisch
neurotransmitter {n} (substance responsible for sending nerve signals across a synapse between two neurons)  :: Neurotransmitter {m}
neurula {n} (zoology: an embryo of vertebrates in the state when the primitive band is first developed)  :: Neurula {f}
neuter {adj} (archaic: neither the one thing nor the other)  :: neutral
neuter {adj} (grammar: having a form which is not masculine nor feminine)  :: sächlich, neutral
neuter {adj} (grammar: intransitive)  :: intransitiv
neuter {adj} (having no generative organs, or imperfectly developed ones)  :: geschlechtslos
neuter {n} (grammar: intransitive verb)  :: Intransitivum {n}
neuter {n} (grammar: noun of the neuter gender)  :: Neutrum {n}
neuter {n} (the neuter gender (grammar))  :: Neutrum {n}
neuter {v} (to remove sex organs from an animal)  :: verschneiden, kastrieren
neutral {adj} ((chemistry) neither acidic nor alkaline)  :: neutral
neutral {adj} (having no obvious colour; gray)  :: neutral
neutral {adj} (neither beneficial nor harmful)  :: neutral
neutral {adj} (not taking sides in a conflict such as war)  :: neutral
neutral {adj} ((physics) neither positive nor negative)  :: neutral
neutral {n} (nonaligned state)  :: neutraler Staat {m}
neutral {n} (person who takes no side in a dispute)  :: Neutraler {m}
neutral {n} (position of gears)  :: Leerlaufstellung {f}, Ruhelage {f}
neutralisation {n} (neutralization) SEE: neutralization  ::
neutralise {v} (to make inactive or ineffective)  :: neutralisieren
neutrality {n} (being neutral)  :: Neutralität {f}
neutrino {n} (en elementary particle with extremely small mass and no electric charge)  :: Neutrino {n}
neutron {n} (subatomic particle)  :: Neutron {n}
neutron activation analysis {n} (technique to measure the decay of elements)  :: Neutronenaktivierungsanalyse {f}
neutron bomb {n} (atomic bomb that produces a greater amount of neutrons)  :: Neutronenbombe {f}
neutron capture {n} (nuclear reaction in which neutrons are absorbed)  :: Neutroneneinfang {m}
neutron cross section {n} (cross section of a neutron capture reaction)  :: Neutroneneinfangquerschnitt {n}
neutron number {n} (number of neutrons in the nucleus)  :: Neutronenzahl {f}
neutron star {n} (star composed of neutrons)  :: Neutronenstern {m}
Nevada {prop} (US state)  :: Nevada {n}
never {adv} (at no time)  :: nie, niemals, nimmer
never again {adv} (at no time in the future)  :: nie wieder, niemals mehr, nimmermehr
never ever {adv} (emphatic never)  :: nie im Leben
neverland {n} (an ideal or imaginary place)  :: Nimmerland {n}
never mind {v} (do not be concerned (about someone or something, or about doing something))  :: kümmere dich nicht, kümmer dich nicht, sorge dich nicht, sorg dich nicht
never mind {v} (it is not important)  :: macht nichts, ganz egal, das macht nichts, das ist egal, schon gut
never mind {v} (I was wrong; I withdraw my previous statement)  :: vergiss es, nicht so wichtig
nevermore {adv} (never again) SEE: never again  ::
never say die {interj} (do not despair)  :: nicht ablegen, ablegen
nevertheless {adv} (in spite of what preceded)  :: nichtsdestoweniger, trotzdem
nevus {n} (benign lesion on skin) SEE: mole  ::
new {adj}  :: neu
new {adj} (recently made or created)  :: neu
newb {n} (newbie) SEE: newbie  ::
newbie {n} (new (inexperienced) user or participant)  :: Neuling, Anfänger
newborn {adj} (reborn) SEE: reborn  ::
newborn {adj} (recently born)  :: neugeboren
newborn {n} (recently born baby)  :: neugeborenes Baby {n}
New Britain {prop} (island)  :: Neupommern
New Brunswick {prop} (Province in eastern Canada)  :: Neubraunschweig
New Caledonia {prop} (overseas territory of France)  :: Neukaledonien {n}
New Caledonian {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to New Caledonia)  :: neukaledonisch
New Caledonian {n} (person from New Caledonia)  :: Neukaledonier {m}, Neukaledonierin {f}
Newcastle disease {n} (disease of poultry)  :: Newcastle-Krankheit {f}
newcomer {n}  :: Neuling {m}
New Delhi {prop} (capital of India)  :: Neu-Delhi {n}
New England {prop} (six states of the United States)  :: Neuengland
newfangled {adj} (modern, unfamiliar or different)  :: neumodisch
Newfoundland {prop} (Island off the the coast of Eastern Canada.)  :: Neufundland {n}
Newfoundland and Labrador {prop} (Province in eastern Canada)  :: Neufundland und Labrador {n}
New Guinea {prop} (large island)  :: Neuguinea {n}
New Guinea flightless rail {n} (bird)  :: Baumralle {f}
New High German {prop} (modern German language )  :: Neuhochdeutsch {n} ; Volynian German: Neihochdeitsch {n}
New Ireland {prop} (island)  :: Neumecklenburg
New Jersey {prop} (a northeast state of the United States of America)  :: New Jersey
New Latin {prop} (Latin after the Middle Ages)  :: Neulateinisch
newly {adv} (In a new manner)  :: neu
newlywed {adj} (recently married)  :: neuvermählt
newlywed {n} (a recently married person)  :: Neuvermählter {m}, Neuvermählte {f}
Newman {prop} (surname meaning "new man")  :: Neumann
New Mexico {prop} (US State)  :: New Mexico {n}
new moon {n} (phase of moon when in conjunction with sun)  :: Neumond {m}
new moon {n} (phase of moon when it is waxing)  :: Neumond {m}
new moon {n} (the day when the new moon is first seen)  :: Neumondtag {m}
new moon {n} (the moon when in conjunction with sun)  :: Neumond {m}
new moon {n} (the moon when it is waxing)  :: Neumond {m}
newness {n} (novelty)  :: Neuheit {f}
New Orleans {prop} (city)  :: New Orleans {n}
new potato {n} (one of the earliest potatoes of a new crop)  :: Frühlingskartoffel {f}
news {n} (new information of interest)  :: Neuigkeiten {f-p}, Nachricht {f}, Nachrichten {f-p}
news {n} (reports of current events)  :: Nachricht {f}, Nachrichten {f-p}
news agency {n} (organisation that gathers and distributes news)  :: Nachrichtenagentur {f}, Presseagentur {f}
newsagent {n} (retail business)  :: Zeitungskiosk {m}
newscaster {n} (one who delivers the news)  :: Nachrichtensprecher {m}, Nachrichtensprecherin {f}
newsgroup {n} (repository for posting messages on a computer network)  :: Newsgroup {f}
newsletter {n} (publication)  :: Mitteilungsblatt {n}, Newsletter {m}
New South Wales {prop} (one state of Australia)  :: New South Wales {n}
newspaper {n} (paper on which newspapers are printed)  :: Zeitungspapier {n}
newspaper {n} (publication)  :: Zeitung {f}
Newspeak {n} (newspeak) SEE: newspeak  ::
Newspeak {prop} (fictional language)  :: Neusprech {n}
newsreader {n} (news anchor) SEE: news anchor  ::
newsroom {n} (the office of a news organisation)  :: Redaktion {f}, Newsdesk {n}, Newsroom {m}
New Stone Age {prop} (Neolithic period)  :: Jungsteinzeit {f}
newt {n} (type of salamander)  :: Molch {m}
New Testament {prop} (second half of the Christian Bible)  :: Neues Testament {n}
newton {n} (derived unit of force)  :: Newton {m}
New World {prop} (North America and South America)  :: neue Welt {f}
New World Order {n} (vision for the world)  :: Neue Weltordnung {f}
New Year {n} (January 1 in the Julian and Gregorian calendar and the days following)  :: Neujahr {n}
New Year {n} (The first few days of a calendar year)  :: Neujahr
New Year's Day {n} (holiday occurring on January 1st)  :: Neujahr, Neujahrs-Tag {m}
New Year's Eve {prop} (holiday on December 31st)  :: Silvester, Altjahrsabend {m}
New York {prop} (city) SEE: New York City  ::
New York {prop} (state)  :: New York
New York City {prop} (large city in the USA)  :: New York City, New York
New Yorker {n} (a native or resident of New York City)  :: New Yorker {m}, New Yorkerin {f}
New Yorker {n} (a native or resident of the state of New York)  :: New Yorker {m}, New Yorkerin {f}
New Zealand {prop} (country in Oceania)  :: Neuseeland {n}
New Zealand dollar {n} (official currency of New Zealand)  :: Neuseeland-Dollar {m}
New Zealander {n} (a person from New Zealand or of New Zealand descent)  :: Neuseeländer {m}, Neuseeländerin {f}
New Zealandress {n} (female New Zealander)  :: Neuseeländerin {f}
next {adj} (being closer to the present location than all other items)  :: nächster
next {adj} (following in a sequence)  :: nächster
next {adj} (nearest date, time, space or order)  :: nächster
next {adv}  :: als nächstes
next {n} (the one that follows after this one (in languages with a definite article that is generally required in this sense))  :: der/die Nächste
next {prep} (next to) SEE: next to  ::
next {prep} (on the side of)  :: neben
nextly {adv} (next) SEE: next  ::
next to {prep} (beside; alongside)  :: neben
next to nothing {pron} (very little)  :: so gut wie nichts, fast nichts
nexus {n} (centre of something)  :: Zentrum {n}
nexus {n} (connected group)  :: Verbindung {f}, Netzwerk {n}
nexus {n} (connection)  :: Verbindung {f}, Verknüpfung {f}
négligée {n} (nightgown)  :: Negligee {n}, Negligé {n}
NGO {initialism} (non-governmental organization)  :: NGO, NRO
niacin {n} (water-soluble vitamin)  :: Niacin {n}
nib {n} (tip of a pen)  :: Federspitze {f}
nibble {n} ((computing) A unit of memory equal to half a byte, or four bits)  :: Nibble
nibble {v} (eat with small bites)  :: knabbern
Nicaea {prop} (ancient city)  :: Nicäa {f}
Nicaragua {prop} (A country in Central America)  :: Nicaragua {n}
Nicaraguan {adj} (pertaining to Nicaragua)  :: nicaraguanisch
Nicaraguan {n} (person from Nicaragua)  :: Nicaraguaner {m}, Nicaraguanerin {f}
nice {adj} (attractive)  :: schön, hübsch, nett
nice {adj} (having a pleasant taste or aroma)  :: lecker, angenehm
nice {adj} (pleasant)  :: freundlich, sympathisch, lieb, nett
nice {adj} (showing or requiring great precision or sensitive discernment)  :: super, schön, wunderbar, toll, geil
Nice {prop} (city in France)  :: Nizza {n}
Nicene Creed {prop} (official creed of the early Christian church stating tenets of the Christian faith)  :: Bekenntnis von Nicäa {n}
nice to meet you {phrase} (pleased to meet you) SEE: pleased to meet you  ::
niche {n} (cavity, hollow, or recess)  :: Nische {f}
niche market {n} (relatively small and specialist market, product differentiated in small segment of consumers. )  :: Nischenmarkt {m}
Nicholas {prop} (male given name)  :: Nikolaus, Klaus
nick {n} (nickname) SEE: nickname  ::
nick {v} (slang: to steal)  :: klauen
nickel {n} (element)  :: Nickel {n}
nickname {n} (byname)  :: Beiname {m}
nickname {n} (familiar, invented given name)  :: Spitzname {m}
Nicobar Islands {prop} (archipelago)  :: Nikobaren
Nicodemus {prop} (biblical Pharisee)  :: Nikodemus
Nicola {prop} (feminine form of Nicholas)  :: Nicole
Nicole {prop} (female given name) SEE: Nicola  ::
nicotine {n} (addictive alkaloid derived from tobacco)  :: Nikotin {n}
nicotine patch {n} (adhesive patch)  :: Nikotinpflaster {n}
Nidwalden {prop} (Canton)  :: Nidwalden
niece {n} (fraternal or sororal niece)  :: Nichte {f}
niece-in-law {n} (Niece of someone's husband.) SEE: niece  ::
niece-in-law {n} (Niece of someone's wife.) SEE: niece  ::
nief {n} (fist) SEE: fist  ::
nief {n} (serf or bondsman born into servitude)  :: Sklave {m}, Leibeigene {m}
Nietzsche {prop} (surname)  :: Nietzsche
nifty {adj} (good, useful)  :: flott, schlau, raffiniert, elegant, schick, geschickt, hübsch, toll
nigella {n} (flower)  :: Schwarzkümmel {m}, Jungfer im Grünen {f}
nigella {n} (spice)  :: Schwarzkümmel {m}
Niger {prop} (country)  :: Niger
Nigeria {prop} ( in Western Africa)  :: Nigeria
Nigerian {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Nigeria, the Nigerian people or culture)  :: nigerianisch
Nigerian {n} (a person from Nigeria)  :: Nigerianer {m}, Nigerianerin {f}
Nigerien {adj} (pertaining to Niger)  :: nigrisch
Nigerien {n} (person)  :: Nigrer {m}, Nigrerin {f}
niggard {n} (a miser or stingy person) SEE: skinflint  ::
niggardly {adv} (in a parsimonious way) SEE: stingily  ::
nigger {n} (negro person)  :: Neger {m}, Nigger {m}, Kaffer {m}
nigh {adj} (near, close by)  :: nahe, nah bei
nigh {adv} (almost; nearly)  :: beinahe, nahezu
night {interj} (Short for good night)  :: Nacht!
night {n} (darkness)  :: Nacht {f}, Dunkelheit {f}
night {n} (evening or night spent at a particular activity)  :: Abend {m}, [in bed] Nacht {f}
night {n} (night spent at a hotel)  :: Übernachtung {f}, Nacht {f}
night {n} (period between sunset and sunrise)  :: Nacht {f}
night {n} (quality of sleep obtained during a night)  :: Nacht {f}
night and day {adj} (opposite)  :: Tag und Nacht
night and day {adv} (day and night) SEE: day and night  ::
night-blind {adj} (unable to see clearly in low light; suffering from night blindness)  :: nachtblind
night blindness {n} (nyctalopia; the inability to see clearly in faint light)  :: Nachtblindheit {f}
nightcap {n} (warm cap worn at night)  :: Schlafmütze {f}
nightclub {n} (establishment that is open late at night)  :: Nachtklub {m}
nightdress {n} (sleeping garment worn by women) SEE: nightgown  ::
night emission {n} (nocturnal emission) SEE: nocturnal emission  ::
nightfall {n} (the close of the day; the coming of night)  :: Einbruch der Nacht {m}, Einbruch der Dunkelheit {m}, Zwielicht {n}
nightgown {n} (sleeping garment worn by women)  :: Nachthemd {n}
nightie {n} (sleeping garment worn by women) SEE: nightgown  ::
nightingale {n} (bird)  :: Nachtigall {f}
nightjar {n} (nocturnal bird of the family Caprimulgidae)  :: Ziegenmelker {m}, Nachtschwalbe {f}
nightlife {n} (Selection of nocturnal activities)  :: Nachtleben {n}
nightlight {n} (a small, dim light or lamp left on overnight)  :: Nachtlicht {n}
nightmare {n} (a bad or difficult experience)  :: Albtraum {m}, Alptraum {m}
nightmare {n} (a very bad or frightening dream)  :: Albtraum {m}, Alptraum {m}, [dated] Albdruck {m}, Nachtmahr {f}
nightmarish {adj} (resembling a nightmare)  :: albtraumhaft, alptraumhaft, albtraumartig, alptraumartig
night market {n} (a market that only operates at night)  :: Nachtmarkt {m}
night owl {n} ((idiomatic) one who stays up late at night or goes to bed late)  :: Nachteule {f}, Nachtschwärmer {f}, Nachtmensch {p}
nightshade {n} (deadly nightshade, Atropa belladonna)  :: Tollkirsche {f}
nightshade {n} (plant of genus Solanum)  :: Nachtschatten {m}
nightshirt {n} (shirt-like garment) SEE: nightgown  ::
nightstand {n} (small table placed at the head side of a bed)  :: Nachttisch {m}
night terror {n} (sleeping disorder)  :: Nachtangst {f}, Pavor Nocturnus {m}
nighttime {n} (hours of darkness)  :: Nacht {f}
night watchman state {n} (Translations)  :: Nachtwächterstaat {m}, Minimalstaat {m}
nihilarian {adj} (of or pertaining to nihilism)  :: nihilistisch
nihilism {n} (extreme philosophical scepticism)  :: Nihilismus {m}
nihilism {n} (rejection of all moral principles)  :: Nihilismus {m}
nihilist {n} (person who accepts nihilism)  :: Nihilist {m}, Nihilistin {f}
Nijmegen {prop} (city in the Netherlands)  :: Nimwegen
Nike {prop} (Greek goddess of victory)  :: Nike {f}
Nikolayev {prop} (Mykolaiv) SEE: Mykolaiv  ::
nikud {n} (diacritics that are attached to Hebrew letters)  :: Nikud {n}
Nile {prop} (river)  :: Nil {m}
Nilean {adj} (Nilotic) SEE: Nilotic  ::
Nile perch {n} (Lates niloticus)  :: Nilbarsch {m}
Nilotic {adj} (pertaining to the Nile)  :: nilotisch; nilisch [rare]
nimble {adj} (quick and light in movement or action)  :: schnell, gelenkig, behänd, flink, wendig
nimbus {n} (circle of light; halo)  :: Nimbus {m}
nimbus {n} (rain cloud)  :: Nimbus {m}
Nina {prop} (female given name)  :: Nina
nincompoop {n} (silly or foolish person)  :: Dummkopf {m}, Einfaltspinsel {m}, Trottel {m}
nine {n}  :: Neun {f}
nine {n} (the digit or figure 9)  :: neun
nine {num} (cardinal number)  :: neun
nine hundred {num} (cardinal number 900)  :: neunhundert
nine o'clock {n} (the start of the tenth hour)  :: neun Uhr
nineteen {num} (cardinal number)  :: neunzehn
nineteenth {adj} (the ordinal form of the number nineteen)  :: neunzehnte
nineteenthly {adv} (in nineteenth place)  :: neunzehntens
nine thousand nine hundred and ninety-nine {num} (cardinal number 9,999)  :: neuntausendneunhundertneunundneunzig
nineties {n} (the decade of the 1990s)  :: neunziger Jahre {n-p}, Neunziger {p}
ninetieth {adj} (ordinal form of ninety)  :: neunzigste
ninety {num} (90)  :: neunzig {f}
ninety-eight {num} (98)  :: achtundneunzig
ninety-five {num} (95)  :: fünfundneunzig
ninety-four {num} (94)  :: vierundneunzig
ninety-nine {n} (cardinal number 99)  :: neunundneunzig
ninety-one {num} (cardinal number ninety-one)  :: einundneunzig
ninety-seven {num} (97)  :: siebenundneunzig
ninety-six {num} (96)  :: sechsundneunzig
ninety-three {num} (93)  :: dreiundneunzig
ninety-two {num} (92)  :: zweiundneunzig
ninhydrin {n} (organic compound: 2,2-dihydroxyindane-1,3-dione)  :: Ninhydrin {n}
ninja {n} (person trained in stealth, espionage, assassination and ninjutsu)  :: Ninja
ninjutsu {n} (ninjutsu)  :: Ninjutsu {n}
ninth {adj} (ordinal form of nine)  :: neunte (abbreviation 9.)
ninthly {adv} (in the ninth place)  :: neuntens
niobium {n} (chemical element)  :: Niob {n}
Nip {n} (offensive: a Japanese person) SEE: Jap  ::
nip in the bud {v} ((idiom) to prevent at an early stage)  :: im Keim ersticken
nipple {n} (projection of mammary gland)  :: Nippel {m}, Brustwarze {f}
Nippo- {prefix} (relating to Japan or Japanese)  :: Japanisch-
nip point {n} (point of convergence with a rolling part)  :: Walzenspalt {m}
Nipponese {adj} (Japanese) SEE: Japanese  ::
Nipponese {prop} (Japanese) SEE: Japanese  ::
niqab {n} (veil) SEE: yashmak  ::
niqqud {n} (nikud) SEE: nikud  ::
nirvana {n} (Buddhist state of bliss)  :: Nirvana {n}, Nirwana {n}
nirvana {n} (cessation of suffering)  :: Nirvana {n}, Nirwana {n}
nit {n} (egg of a louse)  :: Nisse {f}
nitpick {v} (to correct minutiae or find fault)  :: pingelig sein, schikanieren
nitpicker {n} (one who nitpicks)  :: Erbsenzähler {m}, Erbsenzählerin {f}, [colloquial] Korinthenkacker {m}, [colloquial] Korinthenkackerin {f}, Griffelspitzer {m}, Griffelspitzerin {f}
nitpicky {adj} (overly critical)  :: spitzfindig
nitrate {n} (any salt or ester of nitric acid)  :: Nitrat {n}
nitric acid {n} (HNO3)  :: Salpetersäure {f}
nitric oxide {n} (binary compound of nitrogen and oxygen)  :: Stickoxid {n}
nitriding {n} (method of hardening steel)  :: Nitrieren {n}
nitrile {n} (class of organic compounds)  :: Nitril {n}
nitrite reductase {n} (enzyme that catalyses the reduction of nitrite ions)  :: Nitritreduktase {f}
nitrogen {n} (chemical element)  :: Stickstoff {m}
nitrogen monoxide {n} (nitric oxide) SEE: nitric oxide  ::
nitrogenous {adj} (of nitrogen)  :: Stickstoff-
nitroglycerine {n} (the compound glyceryl-tri-nitrate)  :: Nitroglyzerin {n}
nitro-hydrochloric acid {n} (aqua regia) SEE: aqua regia  ::
nitrolime {n} (calcium cyanamide)  :: Kalkstickstoff {n}
nitrosylsulfuric acid {n} (nitrosyl derivative of sulfuric acid)  :: Nitrosylschwefelsäure {f}
nitrous acid {n} (weak acid, HNO2)  :: salpetrige Säure {f}
nitrox {n} (mix of nitrogen and oxygen)  :: Nitrox
nitroxyl {n} (aminoxyl) SEE: aminoxyl  ::
nitty-gritty {n} (essence or core of something)  :: das Wesentliche {n}, der Kern {m}
Niue {prop} (Republic of Niue)  :: Niue
Niuean {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Niue)  :: niueanisch
Niuean {n} (person)  :: Niueaner {m}, Niueanerin {f}
nix {n} (colloquial: nothing)  :: nix
nix {v} (to destroy)  :: zerstören
Nizhny Novgorod {prop} (large city in Russia)  :: Nischni Nowgorod {n}
Nkore {prop} (Nyankole) SEE: Nyankole  ::
Nkulengu rail {n} (bird)  :: Rotfußralle {f}
no {determiner} (not any)  :: kein
no {determiner} (used to show an activity is forbidden)  :: verboten [preceded by an infinitive]
no {n} (a negating expression)  :: Nein {n}
no {n} (a vote not in favor)  :: Gegenstimme {f}
no. {n} (number)  :: Nr.
no {particle} (used to show agreement with a negative question (in some languages this response is the usual word for "yes"))  :: nein
no {particle} (used to show disagreement or negation)  :: nein
No {n} (Noh) SEE: Noh  ::
Noah {prop} (biblical character)  :: Noah {m}, Noach {m}
Noah {prop} (male given name)  :: Noah {m}
Noah's ark {prop} (the vessel built by Noah under God's instructions, as described in Genesis)  :: Arche Noah {f}
nobelium {n} (chemical element)  :: Nobelium {n}
Nobel laureate {n} (person who has been awarded a Nobel Prize)  :: Nobelpreisträger {m}
Nobel Prize {n} (international prize)  :: Nobelpreis {m}
no biggie {n} (not a big deal)  :: kein Problem
nobility {n} (noble or privileged social class)  :: Adel {m}
noble {adj} (having honorable qualities)  :: nobel, adel, edel
noble {adj} (of or relating to the nobility)  :: adlig
noble {n} (aristocrat)  :: Adliger {m}, Adlige {f}, Aristokrat {m}
noble gas {n} (element of group 18 of the periodic table)  :: Edelgas {n}
nobleman {n} (man of noble rank, title, or status; peer; aristocrat)  :: Edelmann {m}, Adeliger {m}
noble metal {n} (metal resistant to corrosion)  :: Edelmetall {n}
noble rot {n} (fungus)  :: Edelfäule
noblewoman {n} (a woman of noble rank)  :: Edelfrau {f}, Adelige {f}
nobody {pron} (not any person; the logical negation of somebody) SEE: no one  ::
nobody's perfect {phrase} (phrase to remind that we all fail at times)  :: niemand ist perfekt
no comment {interj} ("official" refusal to relay any further information)  :: kein Kommentar
no comment {interj} (refusal to say the obvious impolite retort)  :: kein Kommentar
noctilucin {n} (fat-like substance) SEE: noctilucine  ::
noctilucine {n} (substance responsible for the bioluminescence)  :: Noctilucin {n}
nocturnal {adj} (primarily active during the night)  :: nachtaktiv
nocturnal {adj} (taking place at night)  :: nächtlich
nocturne {n} (a dreamlike or pensive composition)  :: Nachtstück {n} [art], Nocturne {f} {n} [music], Nokturne {f} {n} [music, rare]
nod {n} (instance of moving one's head)  :: Kopfnicken {n}
nod {v} (gradually fall asleep)  :: einnicken
nod {v} (incline the head up and down)  :: nicken
node {n} (vertex of a graph)  :: Knoten {m}, Ecke {f}
no doubt {adv} (without a doubt)  :: fraglos, zweifellos
no entry {phrase} (entry is forbidden)  :: Eingang verboten
no frills {adj} (basic or simple)  :: ohne Schnickschnack
Nogai {prop} (language)  :: nogaische Sprache
Nogai {prop} (person)  :: Nogaier
noggin {n} (head)  :: Birne {f}, Rübe {f}
no holds barred {adj}  :: alles ist erlaubt (literally, "all is allowed")
noise {n} (sound or signal generated by random fluctuations)  :: Rauschen {n}, Störung {f}
noise {n} (technical: unwanted part of a signal)  :: Rauschen {n}
noise {n} (various sounds, usually unwanted)  :: Lärm {m}, Geräusch {n}, Krach {m} (as in Krach machen: to make a lot of noise)
noiseless {adj} (silent)  :: geräuschlos
noiselessly {adv} (in a quiet manner)  :: geräuschlos
noise pollution {n} (excessive noise)  :: Lärmbelastung {f}
noise power {n} (power of the noise in a signal)  :: Rauschleistung
noisily {adv} (in a noisy manner)  :: geräuschvoll
noisome {adj} (hurtful or noxious to health)  :: ungesund, schädlich
noisome {adj} (offensive to the senses)  :: widerlich, ekelhaft, eklig
noisy {adj} (making a noise)  :: laut, geräuschvoll
no kidding {interj} (exclamation of amazement)  :: [colloquial] ohne Scheiß, im Ernst
no less {adv} (furthermore, not to mention)  :: zumal, noch dazu
no longer {adv} (not any more)  :: nicht mehr, nicht länger, [South German, Austria] nimmer
nomad {n} (a member of a group of people who, having no fixed home, move around seasonally in search of food, water and grazing etc)  :: Nomade {m}, Nomadin {f}
nomadic {adj} (leading a wandering life with no fixed abode; peripatetic, itinerant)  :: nomadisch
nomadic {adj} (of, or relating to nomads)  :: nomadisch
no man's land {n} (place where no one can or should be)  :: Niemandsland {n}
no man's land {n} (stretch of land between the border posts of two contiguous sovereign states)  :: Niemandsland {n}
no matter {adv} (regardless of)  :: egal
no matter what {pron} (anything)  :: was auch immer
nomenclature {n} (set of names or terms)  :: Nomenklatur {f}
nominalization {n} (use of a verb or an adjective as a noun)  :: Substantivierung {f}
nominalizer {n} (nominalizer)  :: Substantivator {m}
nominate {v} (to name someone for a particular role or position)  :: nominieren
nomination {n} (act)  :: Nominierung {f}
nominative {adj} (giving a name, naming; designating)  :: Nominativ-, nominativisch
nominative {n} (the nominative case) SEE: nominative case  ::
nominative case {n} (case used to indicate the subject)  :: Nominativ {m}, Wer-Fall {m}
nominee {n} (a person named or designated to any office, duty or position)  :: Nominierte {m}, Kandidat {m}
nomocracy {n} (political system under the sovereignty rational laws and civic rights)  :: [1] Nomokratie {f}
non- {prefix} (not)  :: nicht-
nonagon {n} (A polygon with nine sides and nine angles)  :: Nonagon {n}, Neuneck {n}
nonalcoholic {adj} (containing at most trace amounts of alcohol)  :: alkoholfrei
nonane {n} (nonane)  :: Nonan {n}
non-breaking space {n} (a variant of the space character)  :: geschütztes Leerzeichen {n}
nonce {n} (a stupid or worthless person) SEE: goof  ::
nonce {n} (the one or single occasion; the present reason or purpose)  :: einmalig, Einmal-
nonce word {n} (word invented for the occasion)  :: Gelegenheitsbildung {f}, Ad-hoc-Bildung, Augenblicksbildung, Okkasionalismus
nonchalance {n} (indifference; carelessness; coolness)  :: Nonchalance {f}
nonchalant {adj} (casually calm and relaxed)  :: nonchalant, lässig
nonchalant {adj} (indifferent; unconcerned; behaving as if detached)  :: nonchalant, gleichgültig
noncitizen {n} (someone who is not a citizen of the country in question )  :: Nichtbürger {m}, Nichtbürgerin {f}
noncombined {adj} (uncombined) SEE: uncombined  ::
noncommercial {adj} (not engaged in commerce)  :: unkommerziell
noncommissioned officer {n} (non-commissioned officer) SEE: non-commissioned officer  ::
non-commissioned officer {n} (person of authority in the military who has not received a commission)  :: Unteroffizier {m}
noncommittal {adj} (tending to avoid commitment)  :: unverbindlich
nonconformism {n} (refusal to conform to common standards, conventions, rules, traditions or laws)  :: Nonkonformismus {m}
nonconformist {adj} (not conforming to established customs etc)  :: nonkonformistisch
nonconformist {n} (someone who does not conform to accepted beliefs, customs or practices)  :: Nonkonformist {m}, Nonkonformistin {f}
nonconformity {n} (rejection of or the failure to conform, especially to standards, rules, or laws)  :: Nichtkonformität {f}, Nonkonformität {f}
noncontroversial {adj} (uncontroversial) SEE: uncontroversial  ::
non-determinism {n} (non-determinism) SEE: nondeterminism  ::
non-deterministic {adj} (non-deterministic) SEE: nondeterministic  ::
none {pron} (not any)  :: keine
none {pron} (not any person; no one, nobody)  :: niemand
nonempty {adj} (of set, such that it contains at least one element) SEE: non-empty  ::
nonentity {n} (nonexistence) SEE: nonexistence  ::
none of someone's business {n} (matter that someone is not entitled to be involved in)  :: das geht + (Accusative) + nichts an
nonetheless {adv} (nevertheless)  :: nichtsdestoweniger, nichtsdestotrotz
no news is good news {proverb} (lack of information suggests nothing bad)  :: keine Nachrichten sind gute Nachrichten
nonexistent {adj} (not existent)  :: nichtexistierend
nonfiction {n} (written works intended to give facts)  :: Sachbuch {n} (book)
non-governmental organization {n} (organization with no government participation)  :: Nichtregierungsorganisation {f}
nonillion {num} (1030)  :: Quintillion {f}, Quinquillion {f}
nonillion {num} (1054)  :: Nonillion {f}
noninstrumental {adj} (not instrumental)  :: nichtinstrumental
noninterference {n} (the policy of a state of not interfering in the domestic policies of another)  :: Nichteinmischung {f}
non-iron {adj} (not needing to be ironed)  :: bügelfrei
non-member {n} (someone who is not a member)  :: Nichtmitglied {n}
nonmetal {n} (element that does not have the properties of a metal)  :: Nichtmetall {n}
non-native speaker {n} (someone who has another native tongue then the language being used)  :: Nichtmuttersprachler {m}, Nichtmuttersprachlerin {f}
nonnegative {adj} (either zero or positive)  :: nichtnegativ
non-negative {adj}  :: nichtnegativ
nonpayer {n} (one who is not a payer, who does not pay)  :: Nichtzahler {m}, Nichtzahlerin {f}
nonperson {n} (not a real person; a subhuman)  :: Unperson {f}
non-player character {n} (a character in a role-playing game or computer game)  :: Nicht-Spieler-Charakter (NSC or NPC)
nonplussed {adj} (bewildered)  :: verblüfft
nonplussed {adj} (unimpressed)  :: unbeeindruckt
nonpositive {adj} (either zero or negative)  :: nicht positiv
nonrepudiation {n} (assurance of digital sending or receipt)  :: Unleugbarkeit {f}
nonsense {n} (meaningless words)  :: Blödsinn {m}, Nonsens {m}, [colloquial] Quatsch {m}, Unsinn {m}
nonsense {n} (untrue statement)  :: Nonsens {m}, Unsinn {m}
nonsensical {adj} (without sense)  :: sinnwidrig, unsinnig, widersinnig
non-smoker {n} (somebody who does not smoke tobacco)  :: Nichtraucher {m}, Nichtraucherin {f}
non-smoking {adj} (having restrictions on smoking)  :: Nichtraucher-
non-smoking {adj} (not using tobacco)  :: Nichtraucher
nonstop {adj} (without stopping)  :: ununterbrochen, durchgehend
nonstop {adv} (without stopping)  :: pausenlos, nonstop
nonsymmetric {adj} (asymmetrical) SEE: asymmetrical  ::
nonviolence {n} (philosophy that rejects violence)  :: Gewaltlosigkeit {f}, Gewaltfreiheit {f}
non-violent {adj} (opposed to violence)  :: gewaltlos, gewaltfrei
non-violent {adj} (without violence)  :: gewaltlos, gewaltfrei
noodle {n} (fool) SEE: fool  ::
noodle {n} (string or strip of pasta)  :: Nudel {f}
no offense {phrase} (no offense)  :: nichts für ungut, nehmen Sie es mir nicht übel [formal], nimm es mir nicht übel [informal]
nook {n} (small corner formed by two walls)  :: Nische {f}, Alkoven {m}
noology {n} (noology)  :: Noologie {f}
noon {n} (midday)  :: Mittag {m}
noon {n} (midnight) SEE: midnight  ::
no one {pron} (not even a single person)  :: niemand, keiner {m}
noose {n} (an adjustable loop or rope)  :: Schlinge {f}
noosphere {n} (noosphere, theoretical stage of evolutionary development)  :: Noosphäre {f}
no pain, no gain {proverb} (discomfort is necessary to achieve goals)  :: ohne Fleiß kein Preis [without diligence there's no reward]
no parking {phrase} (no parking)  :: Parken verboten
nope {adv} (informal "no")  :: nee,
no problem {interj} (it does not pose a problem)  :: kein Problem
no problem {interj} (no thanks or apology is necessary)  :: dafür nicht, keine Ursache
nor {conj} (nor)  :: noch
noradrenaline {n} (the compound norepinephrine)  :: Noradrenaline {n}
noradrenergic {adj}  :: noradrenerg
nordic {adj} (Nordic) SEE: Nordic  ::
Nordic {adj} (of or relating to cross-country skiing) SEE: nordic  ::
Nordic countries {prop} (group of countries)  :: nordische Länder {n-p}, der Norden {m}
Nord-Pas-de-Calais {prop} (region of France)  :: Nord-Pas-de-Calais {n}
norepinephrine {n} (norepinephrine)  :: Norepinephrin {n}
Norfolk Island {prop} (external territory of Australia)  :: Norfolkinsel {f}
NOR gate {n} (a physical Boolean device)  :: NOR-Gatter {n}
noria {n} (any machine using buckets)  :: Schöpfwerk {n}
norm {n} (math: function that maps vectors to non-negative scalars)  :: Norm {f}
norm {n} (rule that is enforced by members of a community)  :: Norm {f}
norm {n} (that which is normal)  :: Regel {f}, Norm {f}
Norma {prop} (constellation)  :: Winkelmaß {n}
normal {adj} (according to norms or rules)  :: normal
normal {adj} (usual, ordinary)  :: normal
normal {n} (mathematics: a line perpendicular to another)  :: Normale {f}
normalcy {n} (state of being normal)  :: Normalität {f}
normal distribution {n} (probability distribution)  :: Normaverteilung {f}, Gauß-Verteilung {f}
normality {n} ((chemistry) concentration of a solution)  :: Äquivalentkonzentration {f}
normality {n} (state of being normal)  :: Normalität {f}
normalization {n} (any process that makes something more normal or regular)  :: Normalisierung {f}
normalize {v}  :: normalisieren
normally {adv} (under normal conditions or circumstances; usually; most of the time)  :: normalerweise
normal potential {n} (electrode potential)  :: Normalpotential {n}
normal subgroup {n} (subgroup that is invariant under conjugation)  :: Normalteiler {m}, normale Untergruppe {f}
Normandy {prop} (region of France)  :: Normandie {f}
normative {adj} (of, pertaining to, or using a norm or standard)  :: normativ
normativity {n} (state of being normative)  :: Normativität {f}
normothermic {adj} (having normal body temperature)  :: normotherm
norovirus {n} (genus of Norwalk virus)  :: Norovirus {m} {n}
north {adj}  :: [1, 3] nordwärts, [2, 4] nördlich
north {n} (compass point)  :: Norden {m}, Nord {m}
North Africa {prop} (the northern part of Africa)  :: Nordafrika {n}
North America {prop} (continent)  :: Nordamerika {n}
North American {adj} (relating to North America)  :: nordamerikanisch
North American {n} (North American person)  :: Nordamerikaner {m}, Nordamerikanerin {f}
North Carolina {prop} (state of the United States)  :: Nordkarolina, North Carolina
North Caucasus {prop} (region in the south of Russia)  :: Nordkaukasus {m}
northeast {n} (compass point)  :: Nordosten {m}
northern bottlenose whale {n} (species of bottlenose whale)  :: Dögling {m}
Northern Cyprus {prop} (a de-facto state)  :: Nordzypern {n}, Türkische Republik Nordzypern {f}, TRNZ
northerner {n} (person from the north of a region)  :: Bewohner des Nordens {m}, Bewohnerin des Nordens {f}, Nordländer {m}, Nordländerin {f}
Northern Europe {prop} (sociopolitical region of Europe)  :: Nordeuropa {n}
Northern European {adj} (Northern European)  :: nordeuropäisch
Northern European {n} (Northern European person)  :: Nordeuropäer {m}, Nordeuropäerin {f}
northern flicker {n} (Colaptes auratus)  :: Goldspecht {m}
Northern Hemisphere {n} (hemisphere to the north of its equator)  :: Nordhalbkugel {f}
Northern Ireland {prop} (Northern Ireland)  :: Nordirland {n}
northern lapwing {n} (Vanellus vanellus)  :: Kiebitz {m}
northern lights {n} (the aurora of the northern hemisphere)  :: Nordlicht {n}
Northern Mariana Islands {prop} (archipelago)  :: Nördliche Marianen {f-p}
Northern Marianas {prop} (Northern Marianas)  :: Nördliche Marianen {f-p}
northern raven {n} (common raven) SEE: common raven  ::
northern red oak {n} (red oak) SEE: red oak  ::
Northern Sea Route {prop} (a shipping lane in the Arctic Ocean)  :: Nordostpassage {f}
northern shrimp {n} (Pandalus borealis)  :: Eismeergarnele {f}
Northern Territory {prop} (Territory in northern Australia)  :: Northern Territory {n}
northern wild rice {n} (Zizania palustris)  :: Wasserreis {m}
North Frisian {adj} (pertaining to the North Frisians)  :: nordfriesisch
North Frisian {prop} (Frisian language)  :: Nordfriesisch {n}
North Frisian {prop} (person belonging to the North Frisian people)  :: Nordfriese {m}, Nordfriesin {f}
North Island {prop} (one of the two major islands making up New Zealand)  :: Nordinsel {f}
North Korea {prop} (Democratic People's Republic of Korea)  :: Nordkorea {n}
North Korean {adj} (pertaining to North Korea)  :: nordkoreanisch, officially: der Demokratischen Volksrepublik Korea
North Korean {n} (person from North Korea)  :: Nordkoreaner {m}, Nordkoreanerin {f}
North Ossetia {prop} (North Ossetia-Alania) SEE: North Ossetia-Alania  ::
north pole {n} (northernmost point on celestial bodies)  :: Nordpol {m}
north pole {n} (positive pole of a magnetic dipole)  :: Nordpol {m}
North Pole {prop} (northernmost point on Earth)  :: Nordpol {m}
North Rhine-Westphalia {prop} (state)  :: Nordrhein-Westfalen
North Sea {prop} (an inlet of the Atlantic Ocean betwwen Britain, Scandinavia and Germany, the Neatherlands, Belgium and France)  :: Nordsee {f}
North Star {prop} (Pole Star) SEE: Pole Star  ::
northward {adv} (towards the north)  :: nordwärts
northwest {n} (compass point)  :: Nordwesten {m}
Northwest Territories {prop} (Territory in northern Canada)  :: Nordwest-Territorien {f-p}
Norway {prop} (Scandinavian country)  :: Norwegen {n}
Norway maple {n} (Acer platanoides)  :: Spitzahorn {m}
Norway pine {n} (Pinus resinosa) SEE: red pine  ::
Norway spruce {n} (Picea abies)  :: gemeine Fichte, Fichte {f}
Norwegian {adj} (of or pertaining to Norway)  :: norwegisch
Norwegian {adj} (of or pertaining to Norwegians)  :: norwegisch
Norwegian {adj} (of or pertaining to the Norwegian language)  :: norwegisch, norwegischsprachig, norwegischsprachlich, norwegischsprechend
Norwegian {n} (native of Norway)  :: Norweger {m}, Norwegerin {f}
Norwegian {prop} (language of Norway)  :: Norwegisch {n}
Norwegian Sea {prop} (part of the Atlantic)  :: Europäisches Nordmeer {n}
NOS {n} (Network Operating System)  :: Netwerkbetriebsystem {n}
nose {n} (length of a horse’s nose)  :: Nasenlänge {f}
nose {n} (protuberance on the face)  :: Nase {f}
nose {n} (skill in recognising bouquet)  :: Nase {f}
nose {n} (snout, nose of an animal)  :: Schnauze {f}, Rüssel {m}
nose {n} (tip of an object)  :: Nase {f}
nose {v} (to nuzzle) SEE: nuzzle  ::
nose {v} (to snoop)  :: schnüffeln
nosebleed {n} (a haemorrhage from the nose)  :: Nasenbluten {n}
nose flute {n} (Polynesian musical instrument)  :: Nasenflöte {f}
nosegay {n} (A small bunch of fragrant flowers or herbs.)  :: Biedermeiersträußchen {n}, Blumensträußchen {n}, Sträußchen {n}
noseless {adj} (lacking a nose)  :: nasenlos
nose-picking {n} (insertion of a finger into one's nostril, especially to remove mucus.)  :: nasenbohren
nose ring {n} (ring affied to the snout of cattle)  :: Nasenring {m}
nose ring {n} (ring worn as jewellery on the nose)  :: Nasenring {m}
nosey parker {n} (prying person)  :: neugierige Nase {f}, elender Schnüffler {m}
nosh {n} (blowjob) SEE: blowjob  ::
nosh {n} (slang: food) SEE: grub  ::
nosh {n} (snack) SEE: snack  ::
nosh {v} (snack) SEE: snack  ::
nosh {v} (to perform fellatio (on)) SEE: blow  ::
no smoke without fire {proverb} (gossip or accusations are often substantiated by fact)  :: kein Rauch ohne Feuer, wo Rauch ist, ist auch Feuer
no smoking {phrase} (phrase used in notices indicating that the smoking of cigarettes is not permitted)  :: Rauchen verboten
nostalgia {n} (yearning for the past, homesickness)  :: Nostalgie {f}, Heimweh {n}, Sehnsucht {f}, Wehmut {f}
nostalgic {adj} (pertaining to nostalgia)  :: nostalgisch
nostalgic {n} (person who displays nostalgia)  :: Nostalgiker {m}
Nostratic {prop} (language)  :: Nostratisch {n}
nostrificate {v} (nostrify) SEE: nostrify  ::
nostrification {n} (granting recognition to a degree from a foreign university)  :: Nostrifizierung
nostrify {v} (to adopt, accept, or include as part of one's own culture)  :: nostrifizieren
nostrify {v} (to grant recognition to a foreign degree)  :: nostrifizieren
nostril {n} (either of the two orifices located on the nose)  :: Nasenloch {n}, [of animals] Nüster {f}
nosy {adj} (prying, inquisitive or curious in other’s affairs; tending to snoop or meddle)  :: neugierig
not {adv} (negates meaning of verb)  :: nicht
not {conj} (And not)  :: nicht
notable {adj} (worthy of notice; remarkable)  :: bemerkenswert
notary {n} (notary public)  :: Notar
notary public {n} (officer who can administer oaths and statutory declarations)  :: Notar {m}
not at all {adv} (conventional reply to expression of gratitude)  :: bitte, gern geschehen, keine Ursache
not at all {adv} (not)  :: überhaupt nicht
not bad {adj} (reasonably good)  :: nicht schlecht, nicht schlimm
notch {n}  :: Einkerbung {f}
notch {n} (indentation)  :: Einrückung {f}, Einkerbung {f}, Senke {f}
notch {n} (level or degree)  :: Klasse {f}, Niveau {n}
notch {n} (mountain pass)  :: Pass {m}, Bergpass {m}
notch {n} (such a cut, used for keeping a record)  :: Kerbe {f}
notch {n} (V-shaped cut)  :: Kerbe {f}
notch {v} (to cut a notch)  :: einkerben
notch {v} (to record by notches)  :: ankerben, anschreiben
not dog {n} (imitation sausage or sandwich) SEE: veggie dog  ::
note {n} (banknote) SEE: banknote  ::
note {n} (character indicating the length and pitch of a tone)  :: Note {f}
note {n} (memorandum)  :: Notiz {f}
note {n} (musical sound)  :: Ton {m}
note {n}  :: Notiz {f}
Noteć {prop} (river)  :: Netze
notebook {n} (book)  :: Notizbuch {n}
notebook {n} (notebook computer)  :: Notebook {n}, Laptop {n}
notepad {n} (bound pad of paper)  :: Notizblock {m}, Schreibblock {m}
note value {n} (musical notation)  :: Notenwert {m}
not even {adv} (constitutes an emphatic negation)  :: nicht mal, nicht einmal, eben/selbst/sogar... nicht (can be split)
not-for-profit {adj} (not aiming for profit) SEE: nonprofit  ::
NOT gate {n} (a physical Boolean device)  :: NICHT-Gatter {n}
not half bad {adj} (pretty good (idiomatic))  :: halb so schlimm
no thank you {interj} (polite way of saying no)  :: nein danke
nothing {pron} (not any thing)  :: nichts
nothing {pron} (something trifling)  :: nichts, gar nichts
nothingness {n}  :: Nichts {n}
nothingness {n} (quality of inconsequentiality; lacking in significance)  :: Bedeutungslosigkeit {f}
nothingness {n} (state of nonexistence; the condition of being nothing)  :: Nichtvorhandensein {n}, Nichts {n}
nothingness {n} (void; emptiness)  :: Nichts {n}, Leere {f}
nothing ventured, nothing gained {proverb} (if one takes no risks, one will not gain any benefits)  :: wer nicht wagt, der nicht gewinnt
notice {n} (formal notification or warning)  :: Benachrichtigung {f}, Mitteilung {f}
notice {n} (notification of termination of employment)  :: Kündigungsfrist {f}
notice {n} (written or printed announcement)  :: Bekanntmachung {f}
notice {v} (to detect)  :: bemerken, feststellen
notice {v} (to observe)  :: bemerken
noticeable {adj} (capable of being seen or noticed)  :: wahrnehmbar
noticeable {adj} (worthy of note; significant)  :: auffällig
notice board {n} (bulletin board) SEE: bulletin board  ::
notification {n} (Act of notifying)  :: Benachrichtigung {f}
notify {v} ((transitive) To give (someone) notice of (something))  :: mitteilen, benachrichtigen
not in the slightest {adv} (not in the least) SEE: not in the least  ::
notion {n} (inclination; intention; disposition)  :: Neigung {f}, Absicht {f}, Lust {f}
notion {n} (mental apprehension of whatever may be known or imagined; an idea; a conception)  :: Ahnung {f}, Ansicht {f}, Auffassung {f}, Begriff {m}, Denkbild {n}, Gedanke {m}, Idee {f}
notion {n} (sentiment; an opinion)  :: Einfall {m}
notochord {n}  :: Notochorda {f}
notoriety {n} (condition of being infamous)  :: Notorität {f}, schlechter Ruf {m}, Allbekanntheit {f}, traurige Berühmtheit {f}
notorious {adj} (known widely and infamously)  :: berüchtigt
no trespassing {phrase} (phrase forbidding access to a place)  :: Betreten verboten, Zutritt verboten, unbefugtes Betreten verboten
notwithstanding {adv} (never the less)  :: dennoch
notwithstanding {conj} (although)  :: obwohl
notwithstanding {prep} (in spite of)  :: ungeachtet, trotz
not yet {adv} (expected to happened but has not for the moment)  :: noch nicht
Nouakchott {prop} (capital of Mauritania)  :: Nouakchott
nougat {n} (a confection of honey and roasted nuts)  :: Nougat {m} {n}
nought {n} (zero)  :: null
noun {n} (grammatical category)  :: Substantiv {n}, Nomen {n}, Hauptwort {n}, Dingwort {n}, Gegenstandswort {n}
noun adjunct {n} (attributive noun) SEE: attributive noun  ::
noun phrase {n} (phrase that can serve as the subject or the object of a verb)  :: Nominalphrase {f}
nourish {v} (To educate; to instruct; to bring up; to nurture)  :: erziehen, großziehen, aufziehen
nourish {v} (to feed and cause to grow)  :: ernähren, nähren, aufziehen
nourishment {n} (something that nourishes; food)  :: Nahrung {f}, Ernährung {f}
nous {n} (reason in philosophy)  :: Nous
nouveau riche {n} (new money)  :: Neureicher {m}, Parvenü {m}, Emporkömmling {m}
nova {n} (sudden brightening of a star)  :: Nova {f}
Nova Scotia {prop} (Province in eastern Canada)  :: Neuschottland {n}
Novaya Zemlya {prop} (archipelago in Russia)  :: Nowaja Semlja {f}
novel {adj} (new, original, especially in an interesting way)  :: neuartig, neu
novel {n} (work of prose fiction)  :: Roman {m}
novelist {n} (author of novels)  :: Novellist {m}, Romancier {m}
novella {n} (a short novel)  :: Novelle {f}
novelty {n} (new product)  :: Neuheit {f}
novelty {n} (state of being new)  :: Neuheit {f}
November {prop} (eleventh month of the Gregorian calendar)  :: November {m}, (archaic) Nebelung {m}
November {prop} (N in the ICAO spelling alphabet)  :: Nordpol
Novgorod {prop} (city)  :: Nowgorod {n}
novice {n} (beginner)  :: Neuling {m}, Anfänger {m}
novice {n} (new member of a religious order)  :: Novize {m}
Novi Sad {prop} (largest city of the Serbian province of Vojvodina)  :: Neusatz {n}, Novi Sad {n}
novity {n} (novity) SEE: novelty  ::
Novokuznetsk {prop} (city)  :: Nowokusnezk {n}
Novosibirsk {prop} (city in Russia)  :: Nowosibirsk {n}
now {adv} (at the present time)  :: jetzt, nun
now {conj} (since, because)  :: nun
now {interj} (signal to begin)  :: jetzt, los
now {n} (the present time)  :: Jetzt {n}
nowadays {adv} (at the present time)  :: gegenwärtig, zur Zeit, derzeitig, jetzt, zurzeit, momentan
nowadays {adv} (in the current era)  :: heutzutage, heute
now and again {adv} (now and then) SEE: now and then  ::
now and then {adv} ((idiomatic) sometimes; occasionally; intermittently)  :: hin und wieder, ab und zu
no way {interj} (absolutely not)  :: auf keinen Fall, keineswegs, nie im Leben, nichts da, nix da
nowhere {adv} (in no place)  :: nirgendwo, nirgends
nowheres {adv} (nowhere) SEE: nowhere  ::
nowise {adv} (in no manner)  :: auf gar keinen Fall
now, now {interj}  :: aber, aber
no wonder {n} (small wonder) SEE: small wonder  ::
no worries {interj} (you're welcome) SEE: you're welcome  ::
Nowruz {prop} (Iranian New Year)  :: Nouruz {m}
nozzle {n}  :: Düse {f}
nozzle {n} (short tube)  :: Düse {f}, Stutzen {m}
NP-complete {adj} (hard)  :: NP-vollständig
nth {adj} (occurring at position n)  :: nte
n-tuple {n} (-tuple) SEE: -tuple  ::
nu {n} (name for the letter of the Greek alphabet: Ν and ν)  :: Ny {n}
nuance {n} (minor distinction)  :: Nuance {f}
nuance {n} (subtlety or fine detail)  :: Nuance {f}
nuanced {adj} (having nuances)  :: nuanciert
nub {n} (essence or core of an issue, argument etc.)  :: Pointe
Nubia {prop} (ancient kingdom)  :: Nubien {n}
nubuck {n} (type of brushed leather)  :: Nubuk {n}, Nubukleder {n}
nucellus {n} (tissue which surrounds and protects the embryo)  :: Nucellus
nuclear {adj} (involving atomic energy)  :: nuklear, Kern-
nuclear age {n} (age when nuclear technology was developed)  :: Atomzeitalter {n}
nuclear binding energy {n} (the energy needed to caused fission of an atomic nucleus into its component parts)  :: Kernbindungsenergie {f}
nuclear energy {n} (energy released by a nuclear reaction)  :: Kernenergie {f}, Atomenergie {f}
nuclear family {n} (a family unit consisting of a father, mother and children)  :: Kernfamilie {f}
nuclear fission {n} (nuclear reaction that releases energy)  :: Kernspaltung {f}
nuclear fusion {n} (The combining of the nuclei of small atoms to form the nuclei of larger ones)  :: Kernfusion {f}
nuclear physics {n} (Nuclear physics)  :: Kernphysik {f}
nuclear power {n} (nation with nuclear weapons)  :: Atommacht {f}
nuclear power {n} (power from nuclear reactions)  :: Kernkraft {f}, Atomkraft {f}, Nuklearenergie {f}
nuclear power plant {n} (power station operating by nuclear fission)  :: Atomkraftwerk {n},Kernkraftwerk {n}
nuclear power station {n} (power station operating by fission)  :: Atomkraftwerk {n}, Kernkraftwerk {n}
nuclear reactor {n} (device in which a controlled chain reaction is maintained for creating heat, neutrons or other fission products)  :: Kernreaktor {m}, Atomreaktor {m}
nuclear war {n} (war fought using nuclear weapons)  :: Atomkrieg {m}
nuclear waste {n} (type of waste) SEE: radioactive waste  ::
nuclear winter {n} (predicted drop in global temperature following a nuclear war)  :: nuklearer Winter
nuclease {n} (any of several enzymes capable of cleaving the phosphodiester)  :: Nuklease {f}
nucleic acid {n} (acidic chainlike biological macromolecule)  :: Nukleinsäure {f}
nucleocosmochronology {n} (technique for estimating age of astronomical objects)  :: Nukleokosmochronologie {f}
nucleolus {n} (part of nucleus of a cell)  :: kernkörperchen
nucleon {n} (a proton or a neutron)  :: Nukleon {n}
nucleosome {n} (repeating subunit in chromatin)  :: Nukleosom {n}
nucleosynthesis {n} (process that leads to synthesis in stars)  :: Nukleosynthese {f}
nucleotide {n} (monomer comprising DNA or RNA)  :: Nukleotid {n}
nucleus {n} (cytology: large organelle found in cells)  :: Zellkern {m}, Nukleus {m}
nucleus {n}  :: Nukleus {m}, Kern {m}
nucleus {n} (physics: massive, positively charged core of an atom)  :: Atomkern {m}
nuclide {n} (nucleus specified by its atomic number and atomic mass)  :: Nuklid {n}
nude {adj} (without clothing or other covering)  :: nackt
nude {n}  :: Nacken
nudge {n} (a gentle push)  :: Stups (leise oder heimlich)
nudism {n} (the belief in or practice of social, non-sexual nudity)  :: Nudismus {m}, Freikörperkultur {f}, FKK {f}
nudity {n} (the state of being without clothing on the body)  :: Nacktheit {f}
nudiustertian {adj} (of the day before yesterday)  :: vorgestern
nugatory {adj} (ineffective, invalid)  :: erfolglos, uneffektiv
nugatory {adj} (trivial, trifling)  :: belanglos
nuisance {n} (law: anything harmful or offensive to the community or to a member of it)  :: Belästigung {f}
nuisance {n} (minor annoyance or inconvenience)  :: Ärgernis {n}, Ärger {m}
nuisance {n} (person or thing causing annoyance of inconvenience)  :: Quälgeist {m}
null and void {adj} (invalid, cancelled, unenforceable)  :: null und nichtig {n}
nullary sum {n} (empty sum) SEE: empty sum  ::
null hypothesis {n} (hypothesis)  :: Nullhypothese {f}
nullify {v} (to make legally invalid)  :: annullieren
Null Object pattern {prop}  :: Nullobjekt {n}
null set {n} (empty set) SEE: empty set  ::
null set {n} (negligible set)  :: Nullmenge {f}
numb {adj} (without the power of sensation)  :: taub, benommen, betäubt, gefühllos, starr
numb {v} (to cause to become numb)  :: betäuben
numbat {n} (small marsupial)  :: Ameisenbeutler {m}
number {n} (abstract entity)  :: Anzahl {f}, Zahl {f}
number {n} (mathematical number)  :: Zahl {f}
number {n} (numeral)  :: Nummer
number {n} (quantity)  :: Anzahl {f}, Zahl {f}
number {n} (used to show the rank of something in a list or sequence)  :: Nummer {f}
number {v} (label with numbers; assign numbers to)  :: nummerieren
number {v} (to total; to amount to)  :: zählen
numbering {n} (the action of creating such a sequence)  :: Nummerierung {f}
number plate {n} (license plate) SEE: license plate  ::
Numbers {prop} (fourth book of the Bible)  :: Numeri {m-p}
number sign {n} (hash) SEE: hash  ::
number theoretician {n} (number theorist) SEE: number theorist  ::
number theory {n} (branch of pure mathematics)  :: Zahlentheorie {f}
numerable {adj} (numerous) SEE: numerous  ::
numerable {adj}  :: zählbar
numeral {n} (word or symbol representing a number)  :: Zahl {f}, Ziffer {f}, Zahlwort {n}
numerator {n} (in a fraction)  :: Zähler {m}
numerator {n} (person who counts things)  :: Zähler {m}
numeric {adj} (of, or relating to numbers)  :: numerisch, nummerisch, zahlenmäßig
numerical {adj} (of or pertaining to numbers)  :: numerisch, nummerisch, in Zahlen ausgedrückt {f}
numerology {n} (study)  :: Numerologie {f}
numerous {adj} (Indefinitely large numerically)  :: zahlreich, vielzählig
Numidia {prop} (region in northern Africa)  :: Numidien {n}
Numidian {adj} (pertaining to Numidia)  :: numidisch
nun {n} (member of a Christian religious community of women)  :: Nonne {f}, Ordensschwester {f}, Klosterschwester {f}, Schwester
nunatak {n} (mountaintop surrounded by glacial ice)  :: Nunatak {m}
nunation {n} (nunation (tanwīn))  :: Nunation {f}
nunchaku {n} (weapon)  :: Nunchaku {n}
nunnery {n}  :: Nonnenkloster {n}
nuptial {adj} (pertaining to wedding and marriage)  :: hochzeitlich
Nuremberg {prop} (city in Germany)  :: Nürnberg {n}
nurse {n} (person trained to provide care for the sick)  :: Schwester {f}, Krankenschwester {f}, Pflegerin {f}, Krankenpflegerin {f}, Pfleger {m}, Krankenpfleger {m}
nurse {n} (person who takes care of other people's young)  :: Kinderfrau {f}, Kindermädchen {n}
nurse {n} (wet nurse) SEE: wet nurse  ::
nurse {v} (to breast feed)  :: stillen, dated: nähren
nurse {v} (to care for the sick)  :: pflegen
nurse {v} (to drink slowly)  :: saugen
nurse {v} (to foster, to nourish)  :: hegen
nurse {v} (to treat kindly and with extra care)  :: hätscheln
nursery {n} (place for cultivation of young plants)  :: Gärtnerei {f}, Baumschule {f} (trees)
nursery {n} (place for the care of children)  :: Kindergarten {m}, Kinderzimmer {n}, Kinderstube {f}
nursery {n} (The act of nursing)  :: erziehen
nursery rhyme {n} (short poem or song for children)  :: Kinderreim {m}
nursery web spider {n} (spider)  :: Raubspinne {f}
nurse shark {n} (any shark of the family Ginglymostomatidae)  :: Ammenhai {m}
nursing {n} (breastfeeding) SEE: breastfeeding  ::
nursing bra {n} (bra specifically designed for breastfeeding mothers)  :: Still-BH {m}, Schwangerschafts-BH, Umstands-BH {m}
nursing home {n} (place of residence)  :: Pflegeheim {n}
nurturance {n} (provision of care)  :: mütterliche Umsorgung {f}, liebevolles Kümmern {n}, Hegung {f}, Pflege {f}, Hegen {n}
nurture {n} (act of nourishing or nursing; tender care; education; training)  :: Umsorgen {n}, Umhegen {n}, Päppeln {n}
nurture {v} (figuratively, to encourage)  :: fördern, voranbringen
nurture {v} (to nourish or nurse)  :: umsorgen, hegen und pflegen
Nusayri {n} (mystical religious group)  :: Nusairier {m}
nut {n} (hard-shelled fruit)  :: Nuss {f}
nut {n} (slang: insane person)  :: Irre {f}, Irrer {m}, Spinner {m}
nut {n} (slang: testicle)  :: Ei {n}, Nuss {f}
nut {n} (slang: the head)  :: Birne {f}, Rübe {f}, Dötz {m}
nut {n} (that fits on a bolt)  :: Mutter {f}
nutation {n} (astronomical term)  :: Nutation {f}
nutation {n} (physics term)  :: Nutation {f}
nutcracker {n} (implement for cracking nuts)  :: Nussknacker {m}
Nutcracker {prop} (ballet)  :: Nussknacker, Nußknacker
Nutella {prop} (hazelnut spread)  :: Nutella
nutfarm {n} (informal term for lunatic asylum) SEE: madhouse  ::
nuthatch {n} (passerine bird from the family Sittidae)  :: Kleiber {m}
nuthouse {n} (informal term for lunatic asylum) SEE: madhouse  ::
nutlet {n} (small nut)  :: Nüsschen {n}
nutmeg {n} (seed)  :: Muskat {m}, [alternative spelling: Muskatnuß] Muskatnuss {f}
nutmeg {n} (tree)  :: Muskatbaum {m}, Muskatenbaum {m}
nutmeg {v} (soccer/football sense of the verb)  :: tunneln
nutria {n} (coypu) SEE: coypu  ::
nutrient {adj} (providing nourishment)  :: nahrhaft
nutrient {n} (substance that provides nourishment)  :: Nährstoff {m}
nutrition {n} (nutrition)  :: Ernährung {f}, Nahrung {f}, Nutrition {f}
nutritional {adj} (pertaining to nutrition)  :: Ernährungs- [noun prefix]
nutritional yeast {n} (Saccharomyces cerevisiae)  :: Hefeflocken {f-p}, Nährhefe {f}, Würzhefe {f}
nutritionist {n} (an expert or specialist in nutrition)  :: Ernährungswissenschaftler {m}, Ernährungswissenschaftlerin {f}, Ernährungsberater {m}, Ernährungsberaterin {f}
nutritious {adj} (providing nutrients)  :: nahrhaft
nuts {n} (nut) SEE: nut  ::
nutshell {n} (the shell that surrounds the kernel of a nut)  :: Nussschale {f}
nutty {adj} (barmy, crazy, mad)  :: verrückt, bekloppt
nutty {adj} (containing nuts)  :: nussreich
nutty {adj} (reminiscent of nuts)  :: nussig
Nuuk {prop} (capital of Greenland)  :: Nuuk {n}, Godthåb {n}
nux vomica {n} (fruit of the strychnine tree)  :: Brechnuss {f}
nux vomica {n} (strychnine tree)  :: Brechnuss {f}
nuzzle {v} (touch with the nose)  :: hätscheln, schnüffeln, wühlen, liebkosen, sich anschmiegen
Nyankole {prop} (lect)  :: Runyankore {n}
nyctalopia {n} (night blindness) SEE: night blindness  ::
nylon {n} (sheer stocking)  :: Nylon {m}, Nylonstrumpf {m}
nylon {n} (substance)  :: Nylon {n}
nymph {n} (mythology: minor water, forest or mountain deity)  :: Nymphe {f}
nymph {n} (young girl which may inspire lust)  :: Nymphomanin
nymphomania {n} (excess of sexual behaviour or desire in women)  :: Nymphomanie {f}
Nynorsk {prop} (one of the two major Norwegian (written) languages)  :: Nynorsk {n}, Neunorwegisch {n}
Nyíregyháza {prop} (city in Hungary)  :: Nyíregyháza {n}
Nyx {prop} (the primordial goddess of night)  :: Nyx