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15:07 Nov 27, 2000
German to English translations [PRO]
German term or phrase: Hptm
A military abbreviation as in "Hptm Bräuning"
David Rumsey
Canada
Local time: 21:05
English translation:Captain
Explanation:
Hptm Bräuning stands for Hauptmann Bräuning. Hauptmann means captain.
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Randi Stenstrop
Local time: 06:05
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Summary of answers provided
naCpt.xxxMackert
naHauptmann - captainUlrike Lieder
naCaptainRandi Stenstrop
naHauptmacht: main contingent (of armed forces); Hauptmann:
Parrot


  

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6 mins
Hauptmacht: main contingent (of armed forces); Hauptmann:


Explanation:
Captain.
These are the possible military meanings listed in Collins. I suppose the rest would depend on who or where is "Bräuning".


    Collins
Parrot
Spain
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9 mins
Captain


Explanation:
Hptm Bräuning stands for Hauptmann Bräuning. Hauptmann means captain.


    Reference: http://www.bauv.unibw-muenchen.de/institute/inst1/graefe/.
Randi Stenstrop
Local time: 06:05
Native speaker of: Danish
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10 mins
Hauptmann - captain


Explanation:
Hptm is the standard abbreviation for Hauptmann.
The rank of Hauptmann corresponds to that of a captain in the army and the marines, and to that of flight lieutenant in the RAF.

Source: Bundesverteidigungsministerium

Ulrike Lieder
Local time: 21:05
Native speaker of: German
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14 mins
Cpt.


Explanation:
Hptm = Hauptmann; Cpt. = Captain



    Muret- Sanders
xxxMackert
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