Die Übersetzung von "common" - Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch


adjective /ˈkomən/

seen or happening often; quite normal or usual

courant, banal
a common occurrence
These birds are not so common nowadays.

belonging equally to, or shared by, more than one

This knowledge is common to all of us
We share a common language.

publicly owned

common property.

coarse or impolite

She uses some very common expressions.

of ordinary, not high, social rank

du commun
the common people.

of a noun, not beginning with a capital letter (except at the beginning of a sentence)

The house is empty.
commoner noun

a person who is not of high rank

The royal princess married a commoner.
common knowledge

something known to everyone or to most people

de notoriété publique
Surely you know that already – it’s common knowledge.
common law noun

a system of unwritten laws based on old customs and on judges’ earlier decisions.

droit coutumier
common-law adjective

referring to a relationship between two people who are not officially married, but have the same rights as husband and wife

a common-law marriage
a common-law wife/husband.
commonplace adjective

very ordinary and uninteresting

commonplace remarks.
common-room noun

in a college, school etc a sitting-room for the use of a group.

salle commune
common sense

practical good sense

sens commun
If he has any common sense he’ll change jobs.
the Common Market

(formerly) an association of certain European countries to establish free trade (without duty, tariffs etc) among them, now replaced by the European Union.

marché commun
the (House of) Commons

the lower house of the British parliament.

les communes
in common

(of interests, attitudes, characteristics etc) shared or alike

en commun
They have nothing in common – I don’t know why they’re getting married.

(Die Übersetzung von "common" von PASSWORT Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)