of translate English to German: Cambridge Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Translation of "of" - English-German dictionary


preposition /əv/
belonging to von a friend of mine.
away from (a place etc); after (a given time) von within five miles of London within a year of his death.
written etc by von the plays of Shakespeare.
belonging to or forming a group von He is one of my friends.
showing von a picture of my father.
made from; consisting of aus a dress of silk a collection of pictures.
used to show an amount, measurement of something mit a gallon of petrol five bags of coal.
about von an account of his work.
containing mit a box of chocolates.
used to show a cause an She died of hunger.
used to show a loss or removal Genitiv She was robbed of her jewels.
used to show the connection between an action and its object Genitiv the smoking of a cigarette.
used to show character, qualities etc mit a man of courage.
(American) (of time) a certain number of minutes before (the hour) vor It’s ten minutes of three.
(Definition of of from the Password English-German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More translations of “of” in German

Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
by ,
May 25, 2016
by Liz Walter Enough is a very common word, but it is easy to make mistakes with it. You need to be careful about its position in a sentence, and the prepositions or verb patterns that come after it. I’ll start with the position of enough in the sentence. When we use it with a noun,

Read More 

Word of the Day


Ultraviolet light has a wavelength that is after the violet (= light purple) end of the range of colours that can be seen by humans. Light of this type causes the skin to become darker in the sun.

Word of the Day

convo noun
convo noun
May 23, 2016
informal a conversation The convo around concussions mostly focuses on guys who play football, but Chastain thinks that this whole thing could be a headache for women too.

Read More