Translation of "a" - English-German dictionary

a

indef. article /ə(n)/

(a is used before words beginning with a consonant eg a boy , or consonant sound eg a union ; an is used before words beginning with a vowel eg an owl , or vowel sound eg an honour.)

one

ein/e
There is a boy in the garden.

any; every

ein/e
An owl can see in the dark.

for each; per

pro
We earn $6 an hour.
a before hotel, historian. an before heir, honest, honour, hour.

(Translation of “a” from the PASSWORD English–German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

Translations of “a”
Need a translator?

Translator tool

Get a quick, free translation!