English translation of 'famine'
Example Sentences Including 'famine'
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Aujourd'hui, au Honduras, il y a un risque de famine potentiel dans certaines zones.Le Monde (1998)
Mais des mécanismes régulateurs effaceront peut-être l'effet de la famine, et l'histoire poursuivra son cours majestueux.Le Monde (2000)
Un film malien raconte toute la colère de l'Afrique Ni Sida ni famine dans les films.Actuel
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'famine' in Other Languages
British English: famine /ˈfæmɪn/ NOUN
A famine is a serious shortage of food in a country, which may cause many deaths.
...refugees trapped by war and famine.
- American English: famine
- Arabic: مَجاعَة
- Brazilian Portuguese: penúria
- Chinese: 饥荒
- Croatian: glad
- Czech: hladomor
- Danish: hungersnød
- Dutch: hongersnood
- European Spanish: hambruna
- Finnish: nälänhätä
- French: famine
- German: Hungersnot
- Greek: λιμός
- Italian: carestia
- Japanese: 飢饉
- Korean: 기근
- Norwegian: hungersnød
- Polish: głód
- European Portuguese: fome
- Romanian: foamete
- Russian: голод
- Spanish: hambruna
- Swedish: hungersnöd
- Thai: ความขาดแคลนอาหาร
- Turkish: kıtlık
- Ukrainian: голод
- Vietnamese: nạn đói
Translation of famine from the Collins French to English
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