Germanic Languages Comparative Vocabulary: Seasons and Divisions of Time

Learn the seasons and other divisions of time in German, Dutch, and Afrikaans


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English German Dutch Afrikaans
spring der Frühling /
das Frühjahr
de lente /
het voorjaar
summer der Sommer de zomer somer
autumn der Herbst de herfst herfs
winter der Winter de winter winter
afternoon der Nachmittag namiddag namiddag
century das Jahrhundert eeuw eeu
dawn der Tagesanbruch dageraad dagbreek
day der Tag dag dag
dusk die Dämmerung schemering skemer
evening der Abend avond aand
fortnight vierzehn Tage veertien dagen veertien dae
holiday der Feiertag vakantiedag vakansie
hour die Stunde uur (n) uur
half hour eine halbe Stunde een half uur half uur
quarter hour eine Viertelstunde een kwartier kwartier
hour and half anderthalb Studen anderhalfuur uur en 'n half
leap year das Schaltjahr schrikkeljaar (n) skrikkeljaar
midnight dier Mitternacht middernacht middernag
minute die Minute minuut minuut
month der Monat maand maand
morning der Morgen morgen môre
night die Nacht nacht nag
noon der Mittag middag middag
season die Jahreszeit jaargetijde (n) seisoen
second die Sekunde seconde sekonde
sunrise der Sonnenaufgang zonsopgang sonop
sunset der Sonnenuntergang zonsondergang sononder
time die Zeit tijd tyd
today heute vandaag vandag
tomorrow morgen morgen môre
week die Woche week week
year das Jahr jaar (n) jaar
yesterday gestern gisteren gister


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