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English translation of 'ertönen'

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ertönen

[ɛɐˈtøːnən ]Word forms: ertönt past participle
Verb Table intransitive verb auxiliary 'sein' (formal)
to sound
von etw ertönen to resound with sth

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Denn tagtäglich ertönen an Tausenden von Bahnbaustellen die altertümlichen Signale.
Der Spiegel
Der Tod von Halim Dener wird uns den richtigen Weg weisen ", sagt der Guerilla-Führer, bevor wieder die Hochrufe ertönen.
Die Tageszeitung (1994)
Fortan richtete Heinrich, sobald er seiner ansichtig wurde, stets diese Frage an ihn und ließ danach, ohne die Antwort abzuwarten, sein rätselhaftes Lachen ertönen.
David, Wolfgang Brennaburg
In der Nähe des Eingangsbereiches ertönen die ersten spitzen Schreie, rhythmisches Klatschen und Björni-Björni-Rufe kommen auf.
Burchardt, Rainer & Knobbe, Werner Björn Engholm: die Geschichte einer gescheiterten Hoffnung
Recht technisch das alles und kalt, dann wieder fast kitschig, wenn Zuggeräusche ertönen und beider Schatten hoch an die Wand geworfen werden, bevor es einmal zu einem Kuß kommen will.
Die Tageszeitung (1998)
Wenn der Löwe brüllt, läßt auch die Hyäne ihre Stimme ertönen und glaubt, ihr Geschrei sei es, vor dem die Tiere erzittern.
Ahrens, Jutta Der König von Assur

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'ertönen' in Other Languages

British English: sound VERB
If something such as a horn or a bell sounds or if you sound it, it makes a noise.
The buzzer sounded in his office.
  • American English: sound
  • Brazilian Portuguese: soar
  • Chinese: 发出声音
  • European Spanish: sonar
  • French: retentir
  • German: ertönen
  • Italian: suonare
  • Japanese: 鳴らす/鳴る
  • Korean: 소리가 나다
  • European Portuguese: soar
  • Latin American Spanish: sonar

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Translation of ertönen from the Collins German to English
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