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German translation of “salute”

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salute

verb /səˈluːt/
(especially in the forces) to raise the (usually right) hand to the forehead to show respect
salutieren
They saluted their commanding officer.
to honour by firing eg large guns
grüßen
They saluted the Queen by firing one hundred guns.
Translations of “salute”
in Korean 경례를 하다…
in Arabic يُحَيّي…
in French saluer…
in Italian fare il saluto…
in Chinese (Traditional) 表示尊敬, (尤指軍人)敬禮…
in Russian отдавать честь…
in Turkish selâm vermek, selâmlamak…
in Polish salutować…
in Spanish saludar…
in Portuguese prestar/bater continência (a)…
in Catalan saludar…
in Japanese 敬礼する…
in Chinese (Simplified) 表示尊敬, (尤指军人)敬礼…
(Definition of salute from the Password English-German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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