English Sentence:

The ancient Egyptians regarded dung beetles as sacred.

German Translation:

Bei den alten Ägyptern waren Mistkäfer heilig.

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bei

at, by, in

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den

1. the (accusative masculine singular) 2. the (dative plural) 3. that 4. whom, who 5. which

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alt

1. old 2. vintage

Here: old

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der Ägypter   (Pl: Ägypter, Fem: Ägypterin, Pl Fem: Ägypterinnen)

Egyptian person

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waren

were

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der Mistkäfer   (Pl: Mistkäfer)

dung beetle, dor beetle

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heilig

sacred, holy

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