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10 Words for Metals in German With English Translations

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This article will provide information about the names of different types of metals in the German language.

This article will provide information about the names of different types of metals in the German language.

Different Names for Metals in German

Metals are an important component of life. We use different kinds of metals for different purposes according to their properties. Some examples of their applications include the machines made for transportation, aerospace, computers, construction, and farming. Here we will discuss the names used for 10 different metals in the German language.

The German names have been provided alongside their English meanings to help English readers learn them.

Metal names in German and English

English Name for MetalGerman Name for Metal

Iron

Eisen

Copper

Kupfer

Gold

Gold

Silver

Silber

Steel

Stahl

Lead

Führen

Platinum

Platin

Brass

Messing

Bronze

Bronze

Tin

Zinn

Iron

The translation of the word iron in the German language is eisen.

Iron. Otherwise known as eisen.

Iron. Otherwise known as eisen.

Copper

The German translation of the word copper is kupfer.

Copper, or Kupfer.

Copper, or Kupfer.

Gold

The word gold translates to gold in the German language.

Gold, in both English and German.

Gold, in both English and German.

Silver

The German translation of the word silver is silber.

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Silver, or silber.

Silver, or silber.

Steel

The translation of the word steel in the German language is stahl.

Steel, or stahl.

Steel, or stahl.

Lead

The German name for lead is führen.

Lead, also known as führen.

Lead, also known as führen.

Platinum

The German word for platinum is platin.

Platinum, also known as platin.

Platinum, also known as platin.

Brass

The translation of the word brass in the German language is messing.

Brass, or messing.

Brass, or messing.

Bronze

The German translation of the word bronze is bronze.

Bronze in German is still bronze.

Bronze in German is still bronze.

Tin

The translation of the word tin in the German language is zinn.

Tin is zinn.

Tin is zinn.

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