Clothing in German (shoes, accessories, ...)
In this chapter the words for clothing items, accessories and different types of shoes in German are discussed. These words can be used for when you go shopping or when you want to describe a person, by saying what this person is wearing.
Most common cloth vocabulary in German
In this table you will find the translations of clothing items from English to German.
|the trousers||Die Hose|
|the jeans||Die Jeans|
|the jumper||Der Pullover / Der Pulli|
|the coat||Die Jacke / Der Mantel|
|the skirt||Der Rock|
|the dress||Das Kleid|
|the socks||Die Socken|
|the blouse/shirt||Die Bluse|
|the suit||Der Anzug|
|the pyjamas||Der Schlafanzug|
|the scarf||Der Schal|
|the gloves||Die Handschuhe|
|the swimming trunks||Die Badehose|
|the bathing suit||Der Badeanzug|
|the bikini||Der Bikini|
Take a look at the German colour chapter to be able to describe the colour of a clothing item.
- 'Er trägt eine grüne Hose' (He is wearing green trousers.)
- 'Der Pullover ist gelb.' (Her jumper is yellow.)
Accessories in German
|the belt||Der Gürtel|
|the tie||Die Krawatte|
|the bowie||Die Fliege|
|the hat||Der Hut|
|the cap||Die Mütze|
|the glasses||Die Brille|
|the ring||Der Ring|
|the earring||Der Ohrring|
|the watch||Die Uhr / Armbanduhr|
Shoes in German
In this table you will find the translations of different types of shoes from English to German.
|the shoes||Die Schuhe|
|the clogs||Der Holzschuh|
|the slippers||Die Hausschuhe / Die Pantoffeln|
|the sandals||Die Sandalen|
|the flipflops||Die Flipflops / Die Badelatschen|
|the sneakers||Die Turnschuhe|
|the heels||Der Absatzschuh|
Hopefully, these translations of clothing items and shoes will be useful for you, now it is time to make some exercises to train your vocabulary!
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