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age /eɪd͡ʒ/
  • one of the stages of life
  • part of the duration of a being or thing between its beginning and any given time
  • advanced period of life; latter part of life
das Alter (Pl.: die Alter) {m}
age /eɪd͡ʒ/
  • great period in the history of the Earth
das Zeitalter (Pl.: die Zeitalter) {n}
die Ära (Pl.: die Ären) {f}
age /eɪd͡ʒ/
  • particular period of time in history
die Epoche (Pl.: die Epochen) {f}
die Periode (Pl.: die Perioden) {f}
die Zeit (Pl.: die Zeiten) {f}
age /eɪd͡ʒ/ die Generation (Pl.: die Generationen) {f}
age /eɪd͡ʒ/
  • whole duration of a being
die Lebenszeit (Pl.: die Lebenszeiten) {f}
das Alter (Pl.: die Alter) {m}
age /eɪd͡ʒ/
  • time of life at which one attains full personal rights and capacities
age /eɪd͡ʒ/
  • intransitive: become old
age /eɪd͡ʒ/
  • transitive: cause to grow old
old age
  • latter part of life
das Alter (Pl.: die Alter) {m}
hohes Alter
Middle Ages /ˌmɪdl̩ ˈeɪdʒɪz/
  • historical period
Iron Age /ˈʌɪən eɪdʒ/
  • archaeology
  • mythology
ice age
  • period of extensive glaciation (glacial period)
die Eiszeit (Pl.: die Eiszeiten) {f}
ice age
  • period of glaciation at the poles
das Eiszeitalter (Pl.: die Eiszeitalter) {n}
Stone Age /ˈstoʊn ˌeɪdʒ/, /ˈstəʊn ˌeɪdʒ/
  • prehistoric period
of age
  • old enough to be considered an adult
Bronze Age
  • archaeology
middle age
  • the period of life between youth and old age
Mittelalter {n}
nuclear age
  • age when nuclear technology was developed
Atomzeitalter {n}
Late Middle Ages
  • Translations
Early Middle Ages
  • Translations
High Middle Ages
  • period of European history, between the Early Middle Ages and the Late Middle Ages, that saw great social and political change
  • belonging in the Stone Age
coming of age
  • person's journey from childhood to adulthood
Erwachsenwerden {n}
age before beauty
  • Translations
Alter vor Schönheit
age limit
  • restriction based on age
die Altersgrenze (Pl.: die Altersgrenzen) {f}
aging /ˈeɪ.dʒɪŋ/
  • the deliberate process of making something (such as an antique) appear older than it is
  • the process of becoming older or more mature
Altern {n}
Viking Age
  • period from 8th to 11th century in Europe
aged /eɪdʒd/, /ˈeɪ.dʒɪd/ gealtert
-age /ɑʒ/, /ɪdʒ/ -age
ageing der Alterungsprozess (Pl.: die Alterungsprozesse) {m}
Ice Age das Eiszeitalter (Pl.: die Eiszeitalter) {n}
new-age neuzeitlich
  • of, or relating to middle age
mittleren Alters
golden age
  • time of progress and achievement
goldenes Zeitalter
age of consent
  • an age at which one is legally mature enough to have sex
age of majority
  • age at which the rights and privileges of an adult are legally granted
Age of Enlightenment
  • period of history
Zeitalter der Aufklärung
space age
  • current historical period which started with the launch of the Sputnik
  • one who is the same age as another
age group
  • demographic grouping based on age
Dark Ages
  • historic period
Dunkle Jahrhunderte
act one's age
  • to be mature and not childish
sich seinem Alter entsprechend benehmen
full age volljährig
old-age pension das Ruhegeld (Pl.: die Ruhegelder) {n}
old-age poverty Altersarmut {f}
pensionable age Renteneintrittsalter {n}
spirit of the age Zeitgeist {m}
from an early age von klein auf
wisdom of old age die Altersweisheit (Pl.: die Altersweisheiten) {f}
of full age mündig
age pyramid die Bevölkerungspyramide (Pl.: die Bevölkerungspyramiden) {f}
age pattern die Altersstruktur (Pl.: die Altersstrukturen) {f}
poverty in old age Altersarmut {f}
age discrimination die Altersdiskriminierung (Pl.: die Altersdiskriminierungen) {f}
symptom of old age die Alterserscheinung (Pl.: die Alterserscheinungen) {f}
retirement age die Altersgrenze (Pl.: die Altersgrenzen) {f}
age difference der Altersunterschied (Pl.: die Altersunterschiede) {m}
atomic age Atomzeitalter {n}
modern age Moderne {f}
aged /eɪdʒd/, /ˈeɪ.dʒɪd/ bejahrt
  • process of becoming older or more mature
Altern {n}
  • of a person's journey
Deutsch English
  • nachgestelltes Wortbildungselement, das oftmals das Ergebnis einer Aktion bezeichnet, wie sie im zugrundeliegenden Verb beschrieben ist
-age /ɑʒ/, /ɪdʒ/
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