Skip to main content
-
-

German Time Days Months Colors

Learn the German Days of the Week, Months of the Year, Seasons, Colors and How to Tell the Time. Here you will learn the German names for days, months, seasons and colors. Lesson provided by edvog.com


...........


Telling Time in German

Here you will learn how to tell time in German and how to pronounce common words and phrases related to time. This lesson, provided by Edvog.com, is part of our free online German course.

Now let's study how to say in German What time is it? and how to answer if you are asked by someone the time. The pronunciation tips are found on the third column.

English German Pronunciation
What time is it, please? Wieviel Uhr ist es, bitte? vee-feel ooer ist es, bih-tay
What time is it? Wie spät ist es? vee shpayt ist es
it's one o'clock Es ist ein Uhr es ist eyen ooer
it's two o'clock Es ist zwei Uhr es ist tsveye ooer
it's three o'clock Es ist drei Uhr es ist drigh ooer
it's four o'clock Es ist vier Uhr es ist feer ooer
it's five o'clock Es ist fünf Uhr es ist fiewnf ooer
it's six o'clock Es ist sechs Uhr es ist zeks ooer
it's seven o'clock Es ist sieben Uhr es ist zee-ben ooer
it's eight o'clock Es ist acht Uhr es ist akt ooer
it's nine o'clock Es ist neun Uhr es ist noyn ooer
it's ten o'clock Es ist zehn Uhr es ist tsen ooer
it's eleven o'clock Es ist elf Uhr es ist elf ooer
it's twelve o'clock Es ist zwölf Uhr es ist tsvurlf ooer
it's nine fifteen Es ist Viertel nach neun es ist feer-tel nakh noyn
it's half past nine Es ist halb neun es ist halb noyn
it's nine forty-five Es ist Viertel vor neun es ist fee-ertel for noyn
it's nine forty-five Ist neun Uhr fünfundvierzig ist noyn ooher fuunf-oond-fee-er-tsik

How to say minutes / hours / days / months / years in the German language? In the table below you will learn how to say minutes / hours / days / months / years in German.

English German Pronunciation
minute / minutes minute / minuten minoo-tay / minoo-ten
hour / hours stunde / stunden shtoo-nday / shtoo-nden
day / days tag / tage tak / tah-ker
month / months monat / monate moh-naht / moh-nahtay
year / years jahr / jahre yaar / yaaray
German Phrases and Vocabulary about Time

If you want to improve your German vocabulary with some common words about time, then we recommend you to study carefully the following table.

English German Pronunciation
morning morgen morhken
afternoon nachmittag nakh-me-tahk
evening abend abant
night nacht nakht
in the evening am Abend am abant
A.M vormittags foah-mee-taks
P.M nachmittags nah-mee-taks
It's nine o'clock A.M Es ist neun Uhr vormittags es ist noyn ooer foah-mee-taks
It's nine o'clock P.M Es ist neun Uhr nachmittags es ist noyn ooer nah-mee-taks

Important! Because some German sounds are not found in English we have tried to come up with something that sounds similar, for this reason the pronunciation tips from above are simply informational and does not offer any guarantee.

Learn German Online
English German Dictionary Common Words List A, B, C, D, E
German English Dictionary Common Words List A, B, C, D, E

Days, Months and Seasons in German

Learn the German names for days of the week, months of the year and seasons. In this German lesson, provided by Edvog.com, you will find pronunciation tips, common words and phrases, examples and other useful resources that will make the learning process fun and easy.

Days of the week in German

Now let's study how to say in German What day is today? and how to answer if you are asked by someone. The pronunciation tips are found on the third column.

English German Pronunciation
What day is today? Welcher Tag ist heute? vel-hayr tak eest hoyter?
Today is... Heute ist... hoyter eest
Monday Montag mon-tak
Tuesday Dienstag deens-tak
Wednesday Mittwoch mit-vok
Thursday Donnerstag dohners-tak
Friday Freitag freye-tak
Saturday Samstag zams-tak
Sunday Sonntag zon-tak
Months of the year in German

Below you will study the German names of the months of the year. The pronunciation tips are found on the third column.

English German Pronunciation
January Januar ya-noo-ah
February Februar fe-broo-ah
March März merts
April April ah-pril
May Mai my
June Juni yoo-nee
July Juli yoo-lee
August August ow-goost
September September zehp-tehm-ber
October Oktober oktoh-ber
November November no-vehm-ber
December Dezember deh-tsem-ber
Seasons of the year in German

Below you will study the German names of the seasons of the year. The pronunciation tips are found on the third column.

English German Pronunciation
Spring der Frühling dare frew-link
Summer der Sommer dare zom-mer
Autumn der Herbst dare harbst
Winter der Winter dare vin-ter
German Vocabulary related to Days, Months, Seasons and Weather

For learners who want to improve their German vocabulary, we have put together a list with common words and phrases, useful in conversations about days of the week, months of the year and seasons. In the table below are also included some weather related words.

English German Pronunciation
today heute hoyter
tomorrow morgen morgen
yesterday gestern kestern
day / days tag / tage tak / tah-ker
week / weeks Woche / Wochen voh-hay / voh-hayn
weekend Wochenende voh-hayn-ehnday
weather das Wetter das vay-tah
weather forecast Wettervorhersage vay-tah-foher-tsake
How's the weather today? Wie ist das Wetter heute? vee ist das vay-tah hoyter
It's sunny Es ist sonnig es ist tsoneeh
It's cloudy Es ist bewölkt es is bay-vurlkt
It's freezing Es ist eiskalt es ist eyess-kalt
clouds die Wolken dee volkayn
cold kalt kalt
earthquake das Erdbeben erd-bay-ben
fog der Nebel dare nay-bel
frost der Frost dare frost
ice das Eis das eyess
lightning der Blitz dare bleets
rain der Regen dare ray-ken
snow der Schnee dare shnay
star der Star dare shtar
storm der Sturm dare shtoorm
sun die Sonne dee zonay
sunrise der Sonnenaufgang dare zonayn-aoof-gang
sunset der Sonnenuntergang dare zonayn-oonter-gang
very warm sehr warm zer varm
warm warm varm

Important! Because some German sounds are not found in English we have tried to come up with something that sounds similar, for this reason the pronunciation tips from above are simply informational and does not offer any guarantee.

Learn German Online
English German Dictionary Common Words List A, B, C, D, E
German English Dictionary Common Words List A, B, C, D, E

Colors in German

In this lesson provided by Edvog.com you will learn the name of the colors and how to pronounce them in the German language. Here you will find pronunciation tips, common words and phrases, examples and other useful resources that will make the learning process fun and easy.

English German Pronunciation
white weiß vighss
black schwarz shvarts
gray grau gra-ooh
red rot rot
blue blau blau
green grün greeoon
yellow gelb gaylb
orange orange orahnje
pink rosa roza
brown braun braoon
turquoise türkis tewrkis
beige beige bighka
silver silber zilber
gold gold golt
German Colors Phrases

Now we will study a list of short phrases with each of the German colors learned in the first table, this way you will be able to better understand how to use the German color names in sentences.

English German
a white dress ein weißes Kleid
a black car ein schwarzes Auto
a gray suit ein grauer Anzug
a red dress ein rotes Kleid
the sky is blue der Himmel ist blau
the grass is green das Gras ist grün
a yellow light ein gelbes Licht
an orange light ein orangefarbenes Licht
Your favorite color is pink? Ihre Lieblingsfarbe ist rosa?
a brown bag eine braune Tasche
a turquoise shirt ein türkisfarbenes Hemd / T-Shirt
a beige shirt ein beige Hemd / T-Shirt
silver colored silberfarben
gold colored goldfarben

Important! Because some German sounds are not found in English we have tried to come up with something that sounds similar, for this reason the pronunciation tips from above are simply informational and does not offer any guarantee.

Learn German Online
English German Dictionary Common Words List A, B, C, D, E
German English Dictionary Common Words List A, B, C, D, E

Comments