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Vocabulary about the parts of the human body.

Achselhöhle

armpit

Arterie

artery

Augenbraue

(eye)brow

Backenbart

whisker

Bart

beard

Bauch

belly, stomach

Bauchnabel

belly button

Becken

pelvis

Blinddarm

appendix

Blut

blood

Brust

breast; bosom (only woman)

Brustbein

breastbone

Brustkasten

chest

Darm

bowel, intestine

Daumen

thumb (--> not a finger!!)

Eingeweide

intestines, bowels

Ellbogen

ellbow

Faust

fist

Ferse

heel

Finger

finger

Fingerknöchel

knuckle

Fingernagel

finger nail

Fingerspitze

fingertip

Fussknöchel

ankle

Fussrücken

back of the foot

Fusssohle

sole of the foot

Galle

gall

Gaumen

palate

Gehirn

brain

Gelenk

joint

Genick

neck, back of the neck

Gesäss

bottom, backside, behind

Gesicht

face

Hals

neck, throat

Handfläche

palm

Handgelenk

wrist

Handrücken

back of the hand

Harnblase

bladder

Herz

heart

Hüfte

hip

Kehle

throat

Kiefer

jaw (upper jaw, lower jaw)

kleiner Finger

little finger

Kniekehle

hollow of the knee

Knochen

bone

Kreuz

small of the back

Leber

liver

Leistengegend

groin

Luftröhre

windpipe

Lunge

lung

Magen

stomach

Mittelfinger

middle finger

Mund

mouth

Muskel

muscle

Nasenloch

nostril

Niere

kidney

Oberarm

upper arm

Oberschenkel

thigh

Ohrläppchen

earlobe

Ringfinger

ring finger

Rücken

back

Schädel

skull

Scheitel

parting

Schienbein

shin

Schläfe

temple

Schlüsselbein

collarbone

Schnurrbart

moustache

Schulter

shoulder

Schulterblatt

shoulder blade

Sehne

sinew, tendon

Speichel

saliva (formal), spit, spittle

Stimmband

vocal cord

Stirne

forehead

Taille

waist

Unterarm

forearm

Unterleib

abdomen

Wade

calf (pl. = calves)

Wange

cheek

Wimper

(eye)lash

Wirbel

vertebra (pl. = vertebrae)

Wirbelsäule

backbone, spine

Zahn

tooth

Zehennagel

toe nail

Zehenspitze

point of the toe

Zeigefinger

index finger

Zunge

tongue

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