German Dictionary

Translation of far in German

far     weit

Translation by Vocabulix


Sample sentences:
He was too possessive as far as acquisition of real estate was concerned.

Er war zu habgierig, was den Erwerb von Immobilien anbelangte.
In the valley, purple heather grew as far as the eye could see. Im Tal wuchs violettes Heidekraut soweit das Auge reichte.
The pineapple originates in the far east. Die Ananas stammt ursprünglich vom fernen Osten.
far-fetched; unlikely weithergeholt; unwahrscheinlich
far-reaching folgenschwert; tiefgreifend; weitgehend
far; further; furthest fern; ferner; am weitesten
until; as far as; by (definite time) bis
faraway; far away weit entfernt
far-off weit entfernt; entlegen
far away from weit entfernt von
so far bis jetzt (Entfernung)
the Far East der Ferne Osten

At noon we drove back to the tiny airport near the city and a few moments later we were already in the skies. The flight to Saigon, today's name Ho Chi Minh city, lasted more or less one hour.
We had dinner in a Chinese restaurant not far from where we slept, but it was not good at all. We walked home and slept early. The coming morning we were picked up on the backpackers' street.
I think I have to switch back to English. It will take me two years until I write an entire letter in German and I suppose I do not have the time for it. Does that mean that I am not serious about learning?
Most common translations: foggy    giant    hairdresser    honor    instead of    laboratory    logic    mercy    near    onion