Translation of "peasant" - English-German dictionary

peasant

noun /ˈpeznt/

a person who lives and works on the land, especially in a poor, primitive or underdeveloped area

der Bauer; bäuerlich
Many peasants died during the drought
(also adjective) a peasant farmer.
peasantry noun

peasants as a group; the peasants of a particular place

die Bauernschaft
What part did the peasantry play in the Russian revolution?

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