Translation of "column" - English-German dictionary


noun /ˈkoləm/

a stone or wooden pillar used to support or adorn a building

die Säule
the carved columns in the temple.

something similar in shape

die Säule
a column of smoke.

a vertical row (of numbers)

senkrechte Zahlenreihe
He added up the column (of figures) to find the answer.

a vertical section of a page of print

die Spalte
a newspaper column.

a section in a newspaper, often written regularly by a particular person

regelmäßig erscheinender Zeitungsartikel; die Kolumne
He writes a daily column about sport.

a long file of soldiers marching in short rows

die Kolonne
a column of infantry.

a long line of vehicles etc, one behind the other.

die Kolonne
columnist /ˈkoləmnist/ noun

a person who writes regular articles for a newspaper.

der Kolumnist

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