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Translation of vor

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vor  in front 
vor Ich war vor sieben Jahren dort. ago I was there seven years ago.
vor  before 
vor Es ist fünf vor eins. to It is five to one.

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Sample sentences:
Er stellte sich nicht vor, was sie unhöflich fand.

He did not introduce himself, which she thought was impolite.
Die Augenlider der Inuit schützen sie vor dem grellen Weiß des Schnees. The inuit's eyelids protect them from the glare of the snow.
Die Gala stellte unter anderem die neuen Kollektionen von Anna Sui und Kenzo vor. The gala flaunted the new collections of Anna Sui and Kenzo among others.
besorgt sein; Angst haben vor to be apprehensive; to be worried; to be nervous
vor Verlust schützen to protect against loss
Angst haben vor to be scared; to be scared (of)
vor allem primarily; particularly; especially
vor (zeitlich); vor (in Uhrzeiten) before; to
bewahren, schützen vor to preserve from
fürchten vor; Angst haben to be afraid
brüllen vor Lachen roar with laughter
kürzlich; vor Kurzem recently; recent


Although it is very cold, I love the fresh air there. After an hour and after finishing the getting dressed in warm winter-clothes I am usually ready for skiing. Normally I like to go out early.
Before you make a reservation we need to check whether it has car parking, please wait. I will be in Switzerland next week. I am trying to get 4 or 5 days off. I will be back on the end of the year.
The second day we visited the bird and the fish market, some large shopping malls and dedicated the entire day with shopping clothes and strolling around. I found a nice jacket, which I am still wearing.