German Word: das Erdbeben
Plural: Erdbeben
English Meaning: earthquake
Spanish Meaning: terremoto
Italian Meaning: terremoto

Example Sentences:

Das größte je registrierte Erdbeben war in Chile.
The largest earthquake ever recorded was in Chile.
[Show Details]
Während des Erdbebens in Haiti brachen viele Verbrecher aus dem Gefängnis aus.
During the earthquake in Haiti a lot of criminals escaped from prison.
[Show Details]
Erdbeben kommen in Japan oft vor.
Earthquakes happen often in Japan.
[Show Details]
Bei dem Erdbeben 2010 in Haiti kamen geschätzte 200.000 Menschen ums Leben.
The 2010 earthquake in Haiti killed an estimated 200,000 people.
[Show Details]
Erdbeben stärker als Magnitude 8,5 sind selten.
Earthquakes greater than magnitude 8.5 are rare.
[Show Details]
In Japan sind Erdbeben eine ständige Bedrohung.
In Japan, earthquakes are a constant threat.
[Show Details]

Related Words:

die Erde   (Pl: Erden)

1. earth (planet) 2. soil

Here: earth, soil

[Show Details]

to shake, to tremble, to quake

[Show Details]

Learn German and other languages online with our audio flashcard system and various exercises, such as multiple choice tests, writing exercises, games and listening exercises.

Click here to Sign Up Free!

Or sign up via Facebook with one click:

Watch a short Intro by a real user!