German noble couples

German translation: deutsche Adelspaare

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English term or phrase:German noble couples
German translation:deutsche Adelspaare
Entered by: Roland Grefer

02:50 Aug 20, 2001
English to German translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: German noble couples
Talking about the Middle Ages
RPC
deutsche Adelspaare
Explanation:
Pretty much the same as in English:

German = deutsch

nobility = Adel

couples = Paare
Selected response from:

Roland Grefer
Local time: 02:54
Grading comment
Thanks, that's just the term I was looking for!
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Summary of answers provided
nadeutsche Adelspaare
Roland Grefer
nadeutsche Edelmaenner und deren Frauen
Klaus Dorn (X)
nadeutsche adelige Ehepaare
Mats Wiman
nadeutsche Edelmaenner und deren Frauen
Klaus Dorn (X)


  

Answers


9 mins
deutsche Edelmaenner und deren Frauen


Explanation:
There is no precise translation for couples in German other than "Paare", which doesn't fit nicely in this context. Admittedly, my answer is a cop-out, but it sounds ok, doesn't it?

Klaus Dorn (X)
Local time: 10:54
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9 mins
deutsche adelige Ehepaare


Explanation:
or
deutsche adelige Paare

Adel=nobility


    Duden-Oxford+MW
Mats Wiman
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14 mins
deutsche Edelmaenner und deren Frauen


Explanation:
see link below:


    Reference: http://homeworx.net/daten/homeworx/ge/ge0020.htm
Klaus Dorn (X)
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7 hrs
deutsche Adelspaare


Explanation:
Pretty much the same as in English:

German = deutsch

nobility = Adel

couples = Paare


    Reference: http://www.gutenberg.aol.de/ibsen/liebe/liebe3.htm
Roland Grefer
Local time: 02:54
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 192
Grading comment
Thanks, that's just the term I was looking for!
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