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German translation: nine - one - one (pronunciation)

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13:52 Jul 28, 2001
English to German translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: 911
911
nine one one?
nine eleven?

meaning: 110/Notruf?
pronunciation nine eleven?
translator
German translation:nine - one - one (pronunciation)
Explanation:
Notrufnummer USA
e.g call nine - one - one (911) in case of an emergency
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IngePreiss
Germany
Local time: 05:26
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Summary of answers provided
na +2nine - one - one (pronunciation)
IngePreiss
na +1110/Notrufenphiniti
nanine-one-oneslavist
naNotrufnummer
Kim Metzger


  

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6 mins
Notrufnummer


Explanation:
The phone number 911 is not used outside the United States.


    Bi-lingual background
Kim Metzger
Mexico
Local time: 22:26
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 2598
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16 mins peer agreement (net): +2
nine - one - one (pronunciation)


Explanation:
Notrufnummer USA
e.g call nine - one - one (911) in case of an emergency


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IngePreiss
Germany
Local time: 05:26
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 82
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Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Thomas Bollmann

agree  Sibyl Marquardt: yep, that's it
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11 hrs peer agreement (net): +1
110/Notruf


Explanation:
911 (nine-one-one) is the telephone number for the emergency dispatcher responsible for sending out police, medical, or fire-fighting personnel in case of an emergency.

-Jason

enphiniti
Local time: 22:26
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Sibyl Marquardt: that's the difference to the German no.: all emergency services are called, no other equivalent no.s to 110,112,etc.
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16 hrs
nine-one-one


Explanation:
nine - one - one

Notrufnummer
911 is in USA
999 in Great Britain - calls for emergency

Do you need number in Russia?:))))


slavist
Local time: 06:26
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