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Mibewohner

English translation: fellow lodgers

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German term or phrase:Mitbewohner
English translation:fellow lodgers
Entered by: Kim Metzger
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07:04 Aug 25, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
Law/Patents - Real Estate
German term or phrase: Mibewohner
Arrived I today, and shon with your Mibewohner also telephoned - to much fun in Bankok
Murton
fellow lodgers
Explanation:
Mibewohner is misspelled. It should be Mitbewohner.
Selected response from:

Kim Metzger
Mexico
Local time: 07:08
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4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
na +1housemates/flatmates/roommates (US)mckinnc
naflat mate
Alan Johnson
nafellow lodgers
Kim Metzger


  

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4 mins
fellow lodgers


Explanation:
Mibewohner is misspelled. It should be Mitbewohner.


    Translator
Kim Metzger
Mexico
Local time: 07:08
Works in field
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 287
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5 mins peer agreement (net): +1
housemates/flatmates/roommates (US)


Explanation:
In Britain we say the first two depending on whether it's a house or a flat. Another possibility might be "fellow tenants" if you're renting. The last example is used in the US.


    personal experience
mckinnc
Local time: 14:08
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Stefan Tobler: sounds much more natural than 'fellow lodgers'
18 hrs
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6 mins
flat mate


Explanation:
or apartment/room mates

Alan Johnson
Germany
Local time: 14:08
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in category: 18
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