Übersetzung von “parallel” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch


adjectiveparallel /ˈpærəˌlɛl, -ləl/
(of two lines) remaining exactly the same distance from each other at all times

Draw two parallel lines across the page.
Tracez deux lignes parallèles à travers la page.
run parallel to
être parallèle à

The street runs parallel to the railroad track.
La rue est parallèle à la voie de chemin de fer.
done or happening at the same time or in the same way

Our lives followed parallel paths until this point.
Nos vies ont suivi des chemins parallèles jusqu'à ce moment.

two universities that are working on parallel projects
deux universités qui travaillent sur des projets parallèles


noun countableparallel /ˈpærəˌlɛl, -ləl/
a similarity
parallèle masculine

I see no parallels between their situations.
Je ne vois pas de parallèles entre leurs situations.
draw a parallel
to say two things are similar
établir un parallèle

to draw a parallel between the two crimes
établir un parallèle entre les deux crimes
in parallel
at the same time or in the same way
en parallèle

The two engines work in parallel.
Les deux moteurs fonctionnent en parallèle.

(Übersetzung von “parallel” aus dem GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)


adjective /ˈpӕrəlel/

(of straight lines) going in the same direction and always staying the same distance apart

parallèle (à)
The road is parallel to/with the river.

alike (in some way)

There are parallel passages in the two books.



a likeness or state of being alike

Is there a parallel between the British Empire and the Roman Empire?

a line drawn from east to west across a map etc at a fixed distance from the equator

The border between Canada and the United States follows the forty-ninth parallel.

(Übersetzung von “parallel” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)