Translation of "nest" - English-German dictionary


noun /nest/

a structure or place in which birds (and some animals and insects) hatch or give birth to and look after their young

das Nest
The swallows are building a nest under the roof of our house
a wasp’s nest.
nestling /-liŋ/ noun

a young bird (still in the nest).

der Nestling
nest-egg noun

a sum of money saved up for the future.

der Notgroschen

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