"Alex ist eine Frau."

Translation:Alex is a woman.

April 16, 2018

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Alex is one lady why not?! Again?

February 18, 2019

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Wife is an appropriate translation but I can understand if it is implying fraulein should not be observed due to it being viewed as outdated

February 19, 2019

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Wife is an appropriate translation

No, it is not. There is no possessive context here to give the "wife" interpretation, and so Frau can only mean "woman" here.

February 27, 2019

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Really? I thought Alex was a boy/male name

February 23, 2019

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Alex can be short for Alexander (a male name) or for Alexandra (a female name).

February 27, 2019
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