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English-German translation for: chickens
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NOUN   a chicken | chickens
orn. T
206
Hühner {pl}
gastr. chickens
14
Hähnchen {pl} [gastr.]
2 Words
agr. to keep chickensHühner halten
orn. (young) chickensKüken {pl}
agr. battery chickensBatteriehühner {pl}
spring chickens {pl} [coll.] [fig.]junges Gemüse {n} [ugs.] [fig.]
3 Words
agr. orn. chickens for fatteningMasthühner {pl}
agr. free-range chickensfreilaufende Hühner {pl}
4 Words
agr. EU orn. chickens reared for layingJunghennen {pl}
5+ Words
proverb Curses, like chickens, come home to roost.Wer anderen eine Grube gräbt, fällt selbst hinein.
proverb Do not count your chickens before they are hatched.Man soll den Tag nicht vor dem Abend loben.
proverb Don't count your chickens before they are hatched.Kümmere dich nicht um ungelegte Eier.
proverb Don't count your chickens before they are hatched.Man soll die Kücken nicht zählen, bevor sie ausgebrütet sind. [österr.]
proverb Don't count your chickens before they are hatched.Man soll die Küken nicht zählen, bevor sie ausgebrütet sind.
proverb Don't count your chickens before they are hatched.Man soll die Rechnung nicht ohne den Wirt machen.
proverb Don't count your chickens before they're hatched.Man soll den Tag nicht vor dem Abend loben.
proverb Don't count your chickens before they're hatched.Verkaufe das Fell nicht, bevor du den Bären erlegt hast.
idiom The chickens come home to roost.Es rächt sich (jetzt).
to count one's chickens before they hatch [idiom]das Fell des Bären verteilen, bevor er erlegt ist [Redewendung]
to count one's chickens before they hatch [idiom]den Tag vor dem Abend loben [Redewendung]
to get up with the chickens [idiom]mit den Hühnern aufstehen [Redewendung]
to go to bed with the chickens [fig.]mit den Hühnern zu Bett gehen [fig.]
zool. (mother) hen with (baby) chickensHenne {f} mit Küken [mehrere Küken]
Taxa/Species (Animals, Plants, Fungi)
bot. T
bot. T
bot. T
orn. T
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Q 2023-09-12: Anyone raised chickens? What do you call "lash eggs" in German?
A 2016-08-17: oder er hat sich vertippt "Lambs turning into chickens"
A 2015-08-25: Ist der Plural nicht "chickens"?
A 2015-01-27: As Lllama said, "free-range" refers to chickens and is meant to do so.
A 2012-05-15: Meat - some chicken, a piece/bit of chicken; birds - some chickens, a chicken.
Q 2011-09-29: chickens who come home to roost
A 2011-05-25: Only chickens or maybe also ducks or geese?
A 2011-04-26: no, for chickens
A 2011-04-26: Isn't "Puttputtputt" for chickens and "wiede wiede" for water fowl?
A 2010-02-02: better than sparing a thought: Don't eat chickens
A 2009-06-15: the chickens are coming home to roost
Q 2009-06-15: the chickens are coming home to roost
A 2008-10-27: Don't count your chickens until they're hatched ... ?
A 2008-07-22: Well-known saying: Just us chickens.
A 2008-06-05: 9:05 pm. But I'm old and live on a farm. I go to bed with the chickens. G'night.
Q 2006-08-13: Don't count your chickens before they're hatched... :)
A 2006-02-24: like headless chickens
A 2006-02-06: chickens
A 2005-10-15: chickens sounds strange because...
A 2005-10-15: chicken und chickens

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