German Dictionary

Translation of Funkeln in German-English

funkeln to flash    ; to scintillate    ; to coruscate    ; to glitter    ; to sparkle    ; to twinkle    
das Funkeln the glitter    ; the sparkle    

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Sample sentences:
Nachdem sie ihn poliert hatte, funkelte der Edelstein grün im Mondlicht.

After she polished it, the gem sparkled green in the moonlight.
Jene Nacht in Banff sahen wir zig Millionen Sterne am Himmel funkeln. That night in Banff, we saw a gazillion stars twinkle in the sky.
Das Chrom an seinen Reifen funkelte in der Sonne. The chrome on his wheels glistened in the sun.

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German VerbsPresentPast  
Conjugation of funkeln
funkle  funkelst  funkelt  funkeln  funkelt  funkeln  funkelte  funkeltest  funkelte  funkelten  funkeltet  funkelten     
English Verbs    
Conjugation of glitter   [ glittered, glittered ]
Conjugation of flash   [ flashed, flashed ]