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Translation of family in German

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the family  die Familie 
the family das Geschlecht; die Familie

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Sample sentences:
For some executives career takes precedence over family.

Für manche Führungskräfte hat die Karriere Vorrang vor der Familie.
In Japanese families without sons, adoptive sons often take over the father's position as head of the family. In sohnlosen japanischen Familien werden oft angenommene Söhne zum Nachfolger des Vaters.
Whenever somebody got killed, his family had to avenge him. Immer wenn jemand getötet wurde, musste seine Familie ihn rächen.
lone-parent family; single-parent family Ein-Eltern-Familie
family gathering das Familienfest; die Familienfeste
the family(families) die Familie, Familien
family member(s) das Familienmitglied(er)
surname; family name (der) Familienname
family celebrations die Familienfeste
relatives; family die Verwandtschaft
family tree Stammbaum (der Familie)
family tree der Familienstammbaum


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