German Dictionary

Translation of erleuchten

erleuchten to enlighten    

Translation by Vocabulix

Sample sentences:
Die Fläche, die den Raum erleuchtete war wie eine Raute geformt.

The area that illuminated the room was shaped like a rhombus.
Das Glühwürmchen schlüpfte durch die kleine Fensteröffnung und erleuchtete unser Bungalo. The firefly slipped through the little opening in the window and lit up our bungalow.
Plötzlich erleuchtete ein helles, grünes Licht die schattige Höhle. Suddenly, a bright green light illuminated the shadowy cave.

My name is Maria. I am 66 years old. I live in Barcelona (the capital of Catalunia) with my husband and my children. But I think my children will soon move out and live by themselves.
I've been working on and off on the dictionary during the entire week, and I'll spend some more hours on it this coming weekend. Sometimes he would get a bit mixed up and use formal Castilian sometimes instead of informal.
So this is my last week here in Germany, then it's back to Italy. I'm not sure if I will return soon. But I am longing for friends and family. I will certainly return one day, that is sure.
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