Das Wort des Tages - German Word of the Day

An archive of the German word of the day. Each word is displayed along with an example illustrating its usage in the German language.

May, 2012

May 01, 2012

zufällig (Adj.) - by chance/accidently
Ich habe dieses Restaurant zufällig gefunden - I found that restaurant accidently

May 02, 2012

der Mangel (ä) - Lack/Shortage
Er starb aus Mangel an Sauerstoff - He died from lack of oxygen

May 03, 2012

selten (Adj.) - rare
Maler wie Picasso sind selten - Painters such as Picasso are rare