Translation of "table" - English-German dictionary


noun /ˈteibl/

a piece of furniture consisting of a flat, horizontal surface on legs used eg to put food on at meals, or for some games

der Tisch
a dining table.
Put all the plates on the table.

a statement of facts or figures arranged in columns etc

die Tabelle
The results of the experiments can be seen in table 5.

the people sitting at a table

die Tischrunde
The whole table heard what he said.
tablecloth noun

a cloth for covering a table, usually for a meal

das Tischtuch
an embroidered tablecloth.
table linen

tablecloths, napkins etc

die Tischwäsche
They gave us table linen as a wedding present.
tablespoon noun

a large spoon, used eg for serving food.

der Eßlöffel

a tablespoonful

der Eßlöffel
Add a tablespoon of sugar.
tablespoonful noun

the amount that will fill a tablespoon

der Eßlöffel voll
two tablespoonfuls of jam.
table tennis

a game played on a table with small bats and a light ball; ping pong

das Tischtennis
They’re playing table tennis.
lay/set the table

to put a tablecloth, plates, knives, forks etc on a table for a meal

den Tisch decken
The food is readyplease could you lay the table for me?

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