befehlenEnglish translation of befehlenA. unr. tr., itr. V. order; [Milit.] order man befahl ihm zu warten = he was told to wait Definition of order in the British & World English dictionary Definition of order in the US English dictionary Translate order | into French | into Italian | into Spanish B. unr. itr. V. über jmdn./etw. befehlen = have command of or be in command of sb./sth.