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List of Clothes in German with example sentences

Learn about the list of Clothes in German – Talk about different types of clothes in German

Whichever country you are from, whatever age you are, no matter the gender or your interests, you will definitely wear to wear clothes (unless you are a nudist of course). And not just one, you must have a list of clothes which you will choose from. Thus it is important that you know the list of clothes in German.

List of clothes in German
List of clothes in German

Germans are very fashionable (at least in the bigger cities) and people wear cute outfits and you can find a variety of clothing. Even in the winter, you will find thousands of varieties of pullovers and jackets making it a very pretty sight.

Moreover, you may end up buying at least 10 – 20 clothes every year. How do you go to a shop and ask what you want? You need to know the different types of clothes or a simple common vocabulary list of clothes in German.

To get you ready, here’s a guide for you to learn about some simple common vocabulary list of clothes in German with English translation and example sentences to rely on. In any case, it can at least help you know what kind of clothes to wear based on the weather.

 

How do you say Clothes in German or Fashion in German?

  • The German word for “The clothes” is “die Kleidung”
  • The German word for “Fashion” is “die Mode”

 

What is the most common list of clothes in German with English translation and example sentences?

Below is the most commonly worn list of clothes in German with English translation and example sentences.

Lederhosen
Lederhosen
English German English Sentence German Sentence
Dress das Kleid / die Kleider Her black dresses are very expensive. Ihre schwarzen Kleider sind sehr teuer.
suit der Anzug / die Anzüge I have a black suit. Ich habe einen schwarzen Anzug.
bermudas die Bermuda Shorts The bermudas is dirty. Die Bermudas sind schmutzig.
blouse die Bluse / die Blusen Your blouse is pretty. Deine Bluse ist hübsch.
chinos die Chinohose / die Chinohosen I want a new chinos. Ich möchte eine neue Chino.
shirt das Hemd / die Hemden They have 100 shirts. Sie haben 100 Hemden.
pants die Hose / die Hosen Do you wear pants? Trägst du Hosen?
jacket die Jacke / die Jacken Is this a leather jacket? Ist das eine Lederjacke?
jeans die Jeans / die Jeans Do not wear jeans! Keine Jeans tragen!
overalls die Overalls Carpenters wear overalls. Zimmerleute tragen Overalls.
leather pants die Lederhose / die Lederhosen Germans wear leather pants during Octoberfest. Die Deutschen tragen während des Oktoberfestes Lederhosen.
pullover der Pullover / die Pullover I wore my pullover because its cold. Ich habe meinen Pullover getragen, weil es kalt ist.
skirt der Rock / die Röcke Her skirt is very cute. Ihr Rock ist sehr süß.
sweater der Sweater / die Sweater I forgot to wear my sweater. Ich habe vergessen, meinen Pullover anzuziehen.
sweatshirt das Sweatshirt / die Sweatshirts Ronaldo threw his sweatshirt. Ronaldo warf sein Sweatshirt.
Top das Top / die Tops Her top is gorgeous. Ihr Oberteil ist wunderschön.
t-shirt das T-Shirt / die T-Shirts His father’s t-shirt is yellow. Das T-Shirt seines Vaters ist gelb.
vest die Weste / die Westen The brother wore a vest. Der Bruder trug eine Weste.
the dungarees die Latzhose I invented dungarees Ich habe Latzhosen erfunden

 

What are the different types of footwear in German?

Learn about the most common vocabulary for shoes (list of clothes in German) with English translation and with example sentences.

List of Footwear in German
List of Footwear in German
English German English Sentence German Sentence
house shoes der Hausschuh / die Hausschuhe I have 6 pairs of house shoes. Ich habe 6 Paar Hausschuhe.
sandal die Sandale / die Sandalen Leather sandals are popular in India. Ledersandalen sind in Indien beliebt.
shoe der Schuh / die Schuhe The poor man has only one shoe. Der arme Mann hat nur einen Schuh.
boot der Stiefel / die Stiefel The hiker wears leather boots Der Wanderer trägt Lederstiefel

 

What is the German word or translation for Winter Clothes?

  • The German word for Winter Clothes is “die Winterkleidung”
Winter clothes in German
Winter clothes in German
English German English Sentence German Sentence
anorak der Anorak / die Anoraks I sell anoraks and duffle coats. Ich verkaufe Anoraks und Dufflecoats.
duffle coat der Dufflecoat / die Dufflecoats Do you want to buy a duffle coat? Möchten Sie einen Dufflecoat kaufen?
overcoat der Mantel / die Mäntel This overcoat is new. Dieser Mantel ist neu.
rain jacket der Regenmantel / die Regenmäntel My rain jacket is wet. Meine Regenjacke ist nass.

 

What is the German word or translation for Accessories?

  • The German word for Accessories is “die Zubehöre”.
Accessories in German
Accessories in German
English German English Sentence German Sentence
bow tie die Fliege / die Fliegen I purchased a expensive bow tie. Ich habe eine teure Fliege gekauft.
belt der Gürtel / die Gürtel Leather belts are popular in the USA. Ledergürtel sind in den USA beliebt.
gloves der Handschuh / die Handschuhe Its winter and I am wearing gloves. Es ist Winter und ich trage Handschuhe.
hat der Hut / die Hüte You must wear hats during the summer. Im Sommer müssen Sie Hüte tragen.
tie die Krawatte / die Krawatten I forgot to wear a tie. Ich habe vergessen, eine Krawatte zu tragen.
turban der Kopfbund / der Kopfbünde The Indian man wore a turban. Der Inder trug einen Turban.
cap die Mütze / die Mützen My Cap is old. Meine Mütze ist alt.
scarf der Schal / die Schale I lost my silk scarf. Ich habe meinen Seidenschal verloren.
baby blanket das Wickeltuch / die Wickeltücher I must buy a new baby blanket. Ich muss eine neue Babydecke kaufen.

 

What is the German word or translation for Underwear?

  • The German word for Underwear is “die Unterwäsche”.
Underwear in German
Underwear in German
English German English Sentence German Sentence
boxers die Boxershorts They do not wear boxershorts. Sie tragen keine Boxershorts.
bra der Büstenhalter / die Büstenhalter (OR) der BH / die BHs I need to purchase a bra. Ich muss einen BH kaufen.
panties der Schlüpfer / die Schlüpfer Do you sell panties? Verkaufen Sie Höschen?
socks die Socke / die Socken My father does not wear socks. Mein Vater trägt keine Socken.
stockings der Strumpf / die Strümpfe Do you need stockings? Benötigen Sie Strümpfe?
tights die Strumpfhose / die Strumpfhosen The woman wears tights. Die Frau trägt Strumpfhosen.
undershirt das Unterhemd / die Unterhemden Where is your undershirt? Wo ist dein Unterhemd?
underpants die Unterhose / die Unterhosen You should wash your underpants every day. Du solltest deine Unterhose jeden Tag waschen.

 

What is the German word or translation for Bathing suits?

  • The German word for Underwear is “die Badekleidung”.
List of Underwear and Bikini in German
List of Underwear and Bikini in German
English German English Sentence German Sentence
bathing suit der Badeanzug / die Badeanzüge Your bathing suit is expensive. Ihr Badeanzug ist teuer.
swimsuit die Badehose / die Badehosen Her swimsuit is beautiful. Ihr Badeanzug ist wunderschön.
bikini der Bikini / die Bikinis My bikini is very sexy. Mein Bikini ist sehr sexy.

 

What is the German word or translation for Materials?

  • The German word for Underwear is “das Material”.
Materials used to make Clothing in German
Materials used to make Clothing in German
English German English Sentence German Sentence
cotton die Baumwolle I like cotton shirts. Ich mag Baumwollhemden.
chemical fiber die Chemiefaser This is made of chemical fiber. Dieser besteht aus Chemiefasern.
corduroy der Cord The old man wear a corduroy suit. Der alte Mann trägt einen Cordanzug.
patent leather Das Lackleder The olympian wore a patent leather jacket. Der Olympiateilnehmer trug eine Lacklederjacke.
silk die Seide My mother likes silk blouses. Meine Mutter mag Seidenblusen.
suede das Wildleder The artist wore a suede sweater. Der Künstler trug einen Wildlederpullover.
wool die Wolle Woolen gloves are very warm. Wollhandschuhe sind sehr warm.

 

What is the German word or translation for “Parts of clothing”?

  • The German word for Underwear is “die Kleidungsteile”.

 

English German English Sentence German Sentence
lining das Futter / die Futter The lining of the shirt is grey. Das Futter des Shirts ist grau.
bib der Latz / die Lätze All the bibs are dirty. Alle Lätzchen sind schmutzig.
cuff die Manschette / die Manschetten The cuff is torn. Die Manschette ist gerissen.
button hole Das Knopfloch / Die Knopflöcher I need one more buttonhole. Ich brauche noch ein Knopfloch.
pocket die Tasche / die Taschen The shirt has 8 pockets. Das Hemd hat 8 Taschen.
hem der Überschlag / die Überschlage The hem of the shirt is made of leather. Der Saum des Shirts ist aus Leder.
V-neckline der V-Ausschnitt / der V-Ausschnitte The t shirt has a V-neckline. Das T-Shirt hat einen V-Ausschnitt.

 

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