Translation of "date" - English-German dictionary


noun /deit/

(a statement on a letter etc giving) the day of the month, the month and year

das Datum
I can’t read the date on this letter.

the day and month and/or the year in which something happened or is going to happen

das Datum
What is your date of birth?

an appointment or engagement, especially a social one with a member of the opposite sex

die Verabredung
He asked her for a date.
dated adjective


The film looks very dated now.
dateline noun

a north-south line drawn on maps through the Pacific Ocean, east and west of which the date is different.

die Datumsgrenze
out of date

no longer able to be (legally) used; no longer valid

Your ticket is out of date
an out-of-date directory.


This coat is out of date.
to date

up to the present time

bis heute
This is the best competition entry we’ve received to date.
up to date

completed etc up to the present time

auf dem Laufenden
Is the list up to date?

modern and in touch with the latest ideas

This method is up to date / very up-to-date

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