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das Flämische [ling.] Flemish
flämisch [geogr., ling.] Flemish
Flämisch {n}Neutrum (das) [ling.] Flemish
Flämisch-Brabant ({n}) [geogr.] Flemish Brabant
Flamin {f}Femininum (die) (betont: Frau) Flemish woman
Flämin {f}Femininum (die) (betont: Frau) Flemish woman
Flamin {f}Femininum (die) (betont: Mädchen) Flemish girl
Flämin {f}Femininum (die) (betont: Mädchen) Flemish girl
Flamin {f}Femininum (die) (betont: Dame) Flemish lady
Flämin {f}Femininum (die) (betont: Dame) Flemish lady
Flame {m}Maskulinum (der) (betont: Mann) Flemish man
Flame {m}Maskulinum (der) (betont: Junge) Flemish boy
Flandern ({n}) [geogr.] Flemish region
Flandern ({n}) [geogr.] Flemish Region


On the wall behind it was hanging the same ragged Flemish tapestry where a faded king and queen were playing chess in a garden, while a company of hawkers rode by, carrying hooded birds on their gauntleted wrists.
A faded Flemish tapestry, a curtained picture, an old Italian cassone, and an almost empty book-case—that was all that it seemed to contain, besides a chair and a table.
A big Flemish servant-maid placed his knife and fork in all haste; he looked at the girl with a sensation of comfort.
What an unweighed behaviour hath this Flemish drunkard pick'd-with the devil's name!
Don Quixote thought that to say anything further with regard to his safety would be putting his courage in an unfavourable light; and so, without more words, he mounted Clavileno, and tried the peg, which turned easily; and as he had no stirrups and his legs hung down, he looked like nothing so much as a figure in some Roman triumph painted or embroidered on a Flemish tapestry.
Still it seems to me that translation from one language into another, if it be not from the queens of languages, the Greek and the Latin, is like looking at Flemish tapestries on the wrong side; for though the figures are visible, they are full of threads that make them indistinct, and they do not show with the smoothness and brightness of the right side; and translation from easy languages argues neither ingenuity nor command of words, any more than transcribing or copying out one document from another.
The truth is, I came to the gate, where some dozen or so of devils were playing tennis, all in breeches and doublets, with falling collars trimmed with Flemish bonelace, and ruffles of the same that served them for wristbands, with four fingers' breadth of the arms exposed to make their hands look longer; in their hands they held rackets of fire; but what amazed me still more was that books, apparently full of wind and rubbish, served them for tennis balls, a strange and marvellous thing; this, however, did not astonish me so much as to observe that, although with players it is usual for the winners to be glad and the losers sorry, there in that game all were growling, all were snarling, and all were cursing one another."
To this end, Communists of various nationalities have assembled in London, and sketched the following Manifesto, to be published in the English, French, German, Italian, Flemish and Danish languages.

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