Karneval

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Fasching /Karneval (also Fastnacht, Fasnacht, Fastelabend)
carnival celebration and festivities that precede Lent in German-speaking communities
Masken
masks
Berliner
jelly filled doughnut sprinkled with sugar (sometimes cream filled)
feiern
to celebrate
Rosentag
Rose Monday
Karnevalumzug
Carnival Parade
Aschermittwoch: ist der Karneval offiziell zu Ende
Ash Wednesday
basteln
to handmake
Hexenmaske
witch masks
Köstume
Costumes
Gespent
Ghost
der Umzug
parade
die Ätmosphäre
the atmosphere
Bratwürste
sausages
Pommes
chips
Feuerwerk
fireworks
berühmt
famous
Weiberfastnacht
customary for ladies to walk around and cut off men's ties with scissors (Ladies' Fasching)
bunten dekorierten Karnevalswagen
colourful decorated Carnival float
Puppen und Clowns
puppets and clowns
Bonbons und Kamellen
sweets
Faschingsdienstag
Fasting Tuesday
sich verkleiden
to dress up
wunderschön
wonderful
Gesichtsbemalung
facepaint
Bier
Beer
die Tradition
the tradition
tragen
to wear
bemalen
to paint

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