Germanic Languages Comparative Vocabulary: Places & Materials

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airport der Flughafen luchthaven flygplats
bakery die Bäckerei bakkerij bageri
bank die Bank bank bank
bar die Bar bar bar
barn die Scheune schuur lada
barracks dis Kaserne kazerne kasern
bench die Bank bank bänk
bridge die Brücke brug bro
bookstore die Buchhandlung boekwinkel bokhandel
building das Gebäude gebouw (n) byggnad
butcher's die Metzgerei slagerij slakteri
castle das Schloss slot (n) slott (n)
cathedral die Kathedrale kathedraal katedral
cemetery der Friedhof kerkhof (n) kyrkogård
church die Kirche kerk kyrka
cinema das Kino bioscoop biograf
consulate das Konsulat consulaat (n) konsulat (n)
corner die Ecke straathoek hörn
courtyard der Hof hof gård
crosswalk der Ubergang oversteekplaats övergångsställe
dock das Dock dok docka
dry cleaner's die Reinigung stomerijen kemtvättar
embassy die Botschaft ambassade ambassad
factory die Fabrik fabriek fabrik
farm der Bauernhof boerderij bondgård
fire hydrant der Hydrant brandkraan brandpost
fountain der Brunnen fontein brunn
garage die Garage garage garage
grocery store das Lebensmittelgeschäft supermarkt livsmedelsbutik
hospital das Krankenhaus hospitaal (n) sjukhus (n)
hotel das Hotel hotel hotell
house das Haus huis (n) hus (n)
hut die Hütte hut hydda
inn das Wirtshaus herberg värdshus (n)
lane (town) die Gasse steeg gränd
library die Bibliothek bibliotheek bibliotek (n)
market der Markt markt marknad
monument das Denkmal gedenkteeken (n) minnesvård
museum das Museum museum museum
palace der Palast paleis palats
path der Pfad pad (n) stig
pavement der Bürgersteig trottoir (n) trottoar
pharmacy die Apotheke farmacie apotek
pier der Pier pier pir
police station das Polizeirevier politiebureau (n) polisstation
port der Hafen haven hamn
prison das Gefängnis gevangenis fängelse (n)
restaurant das Restaurant restaurant restaurang
road (highway) dis Landstrasse landweg lands väg
school die Schule school skola
sidewalk der Bürgersteig trottoir (n) trottoar
square der Platz plein (n) torg (n)
stable der Stall stal stall
stadium das Stadion stadie stadion
store der Laden winkel affär
street die Strasse straat gata
suburb die Vorstadt voorstad förstad
theater das Theater schouwburg teater
tower der Turm toren torn (n)
town die Stadt stad stad
town hall die Rathaus stadhuis (n) rådhus (n)
traffic light die Ampel verkeerslicht trafikljus
university die Universität universiteit universitet (n)
village das Dorf dorp by
alloy die Legierung allooi (n) legering
brass das Messing geelkoper (n) mässing
brick der Backstein baksteen mursten
cement der Zement cement (n) cement (n)
chalk die Kreide krijt (n) krita
clay der Lehm / Ton klei lera
coal die Kohle kool kol (n)
concrete der Beton beton betong
copper das Kupfer koper (n) koppar
cork der Kork kurk kork
glass das Glas glas (n) glas (n)
gold das Gold goud (n) guld (n)
iron das Eisen ijzer (n) järn (n)
lead das Blei lood (n) bly (n)
leather das Leder leer (n) läder (n)
lime der Kalk kalk kalk
marble der Marmor marmer (n) marmor
mercury das Quecksilber kwikzilver (n) kvicksilver (n)
metal das Metall metaal (n) metall
rubber der Gummi rubber (n) gummi (n)
silver das Silber zilver silver (n)
steel der Stahl staal (n) stål (n)
stone der Stein steen sten
tar der Teer teer (n) tjära
tin das Zinn tin (n) tenn (n)
wood das Holz hout (n) trä (n)
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