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Translation of Rätsel

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das Rätsel the puzzle; the enigma

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Sample sentences:
Endlich wusste er die Antwort auf das Rätsel.

Finally, he knew the answer to the puzzle.
Die Sphinx lag gelangweilt von dem alten Rätsel im Sand. The sphinx lay in the sand, bored of the old riddle.
Die Frau war sich selbst ein Rätsel. The woman was an enigma to herself.


On the way, there were a lot of beautiful, colored trees. Having arrived in a tiny village called Harvard, we got out of the car and walked through the streets. We were very lucky and I will tell you why.
I tried to explain that I was preferring to eat with everybody together I that I preferred not to eat meat if they did not eat it either, for financial reasons. I thought that they understood my feelings.
We shared a cabin with an elderly couple from Spain. They started blablaing about Spain, about their corrupt government and about their civil war. They should not work in PR, advertisement or sales.