Translation of "where" - English-German dictionary


adverb /weə/

(to or in) which place (?)

wo(-hin, -her)
Where are you going (to)?
Do you know where we are?
Where does he get his ideas from?
We asked where to find a good restaurant.
whereabouts adverb

near or in what place(?)

wo ungefähr
Whereabouts is it?
I don’t know whereabouts it is.
whereabouts noun singular or plural

the place where a person or thing is

der Aufenthaltsort
I don’t know his whereabouts.
whereas conjunction

when in fact; but on the other hand

He thought I was lying, whereas I was telling the truth.
whereby relative pronoun

by which

durch welche/n/s
We made a deal whereby he would have to deliver the goods by the end of the month.
whereupon conjunction

at or after which time, event etc

He insulted her, whereupon she slapped him.
wherever relative pronoun

no matter where

wo auch immer
I’ll follow you wherever you may go
Wherever he is he will be thinking of you.

(to or in) any place that

ganz gleich wo
Go wherever he tells you to go.

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