English-German translation for "inquire"

"inquire" German translation

inquire
[inˈkwai(r)]transitive verb | transitives Verb v/t

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examples
  • to inquire what/when/where
    sich erkundigen, was/wann/wo
    to inquire what/when/where
  • to inquire sb’s name
    nach jemandes Namen fragen
    to inquire sb’s name
  • to inquire one’s way
    sich nach dem Weg erkundigen
    to inquire one’s way
  • suchen
    inquire search obsolete | obsolet, begrifflich veraltetobs
    inquire search obsolete | obsolet, begrifflich veraltetobs
  • (jemanden) (aus)fragen
    inquire ask obsolete | obsolet, begrifflich veraltetobs
    inquire ask obsolete | obsolet, begrifflich veraltetobs
inquire
[inˈkwai(r)]intransitive verb | intransitives Verb v/i

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  • (nach)fragen, sich erkundigen, Erkundigungen einziehen (ofsomebody | jemand sb bei jemandem after, for nach about, after, concerning überaccusative (case) | Akkusativ akk wegen)
    inquire
    inquire
examples
  • to inquire after (or | oderod for)somebody | jemand sb
    sich nach jemandem erkundigen
    to inquire after (or | oderod for)somebody | jemand sb
  • much inquired after (or | oderod for)
    much inquired after (or | oderod for)
  • inquire within
    Näheres im Hause (zu erfragen)
    inquire within
  • Untersuchungen anstellen, nachforschen (into überaccusative (case) | Akkusativ akk)
    inquire investigate
    inquire investigate
  • inquire syn vgl. → see „ask
    inquire syn vgl. → see „ask
examples
Wie soll ich antworten, wenn sie nach dir fragt?
How should I answer if she inquires after you?
Source: Tatoeba
Sie fragten ihn nach früheren Erfahrungen.
They inquired about his past experience.
Source: Tatoeba
Ich schrieb alle an und fragte nach ihrer Gesundheit in der warmen Jahreszeit.
I wrote to everybody inquiring after their health in the hot season.
Source: Tatoeba
Als sie zurückkam, fragte ich, was er gesagt habe.
When she returned, I inquired what he had said.
Source: Books
Die Polizei erforschte die Vergangenheit des Verdächtigen.
The police were inquiring into the suspect's past.
Source: Tatoeba
Ich fragte dann, ob er nicht in London gewesen sei.
I inquired soon if he had not been to London.
Source: Books
Sobald die Leute ihn sahen, erkundigten sie sich mit kaum unterdrückter Freude nach Annas Befinden.
When they met him they inquired with scarcely hidden pleasure about Anna's health.
Source: Books
Ken fragte nach seinem Vater.
Ken inquired about his father.
Source: Tatoeba
Das ist grotesk, und ich möchte Sie, Herr Präsident, bitten, diesen Vorfall zu untersuchen.
This is absolutely bizarre and I would like you to inquire into this, Mr President.
Source: Europarl
Herr Bertens hat noch nach dem Expertengutachten gefragt, das angefertigt wurde.
Mr Bertens inquired about the expert's report which has been drafted.
Source: Europarl
Frau Van Dijk fragte nach dem Sachstand im Rat.
Mrs Van Dijk inquired as to what the particular state of play was in the Council.
Source: Europarl
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