German Language/Modell & Model



Here is (or was) a German plastic model kit manufacturer known as HUMA Modell.  Is "modell" German for the English word "model"?

I thank you for your reply.

Hello Kenneth,

thank you for your question.

You're right, in this case "Modell" is the translation for model.
There also is the word "Model" in German, but it either refers to fashion models like Kate Moss, or to a very specific form of small wooden moulds.

Hope this helps

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