German translation of 'adoption'
[of child] Adoption f
[of city, of child in other country] Übernahme f der Patenschaft
parents by adoption Adoptiveltern npl
[of method, idea] Übernahme f
[of mannerisms] Annahme f
his country of adoption die Heimat seiner Wahl
3. [of motion, candidate] Annahme f
Copyright © by HarperCollins Publishers. All rights reserved.
Trends of 'adoption'
Very Common. adoption is one of the 4000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
View usage over:
'adoption' in Other Languages
British English: adoption /əˈdɒpʃən/ NOUN
Adoption is the act of adopting a child.
They gave their babies up for adoption.
- American English: adoption
- Arabic: تَبَنَّي
- Brazilian Portuguese: adoção
- Chinese: 收养
- Croatian: posvajanje
- Czech: adopce
- Danish: adoption
- Dutch: adoptie
- European Spanish: adopción
- Finnish: adoptio
- French: adoption
- German: Adoption
- Greek: υιοθεσία
- Italian: adozione
- Japanese: 養子縁組
- Korean: 입양
- Norwegian: adopsjon
- Polish: adopcja
- European Portuguese: adoção
- Romanian: adopție
- Russian: усыновление
- Spanish: adopción
- Swedish: adoption
- Thai: การรับเลี้ยงบุตรบุญธรรม
- Turkish: evlat edinme
- Ukrainian: усиновлення
- Vietnamese: việc nhận làm con nuôi
Translation of adoption from the Collins English to German
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.
Study guides for every stage of your learning journey
Whether you're in search of a crossword puzzle, a detailed guide to tying knots, or tips on writing the perfect college essay, Harper Reference has you covered for all your study needs.