Englisch-Deutsch Übersetzungen für das Wort: Scylla

Scylla [astron.] (ein Asteroid)


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An ideal image of the soul, like the composite creations of ancient mythology, such as the Chimera or Scylla or Cerberus, and there are many others in which two or more different natures are said to grow into one.
—THE WAR BETWEEN FOUR WALLS CHAPTER I—THE CHARYBDIS OF THE FAUBOURG SAINT ANTOINE AND THE SCYLLA CHAPTER II—WHAT IS TO BE DONE IN THE ABYSS IF ONE DOES NOT CONVERSE CHAPTER III—LIGHT AND SHADOW CHAPTER IV—MINUS FIVE, PLUS ONE CHAPTER V—THE HORIZON WHICH ONE BEHOLDS FROM THE SUMMIT OF A BARRICADE CHAPTER VI—MARIUS HAGGARD, JAVERT LACONIC CHAPTER VII—THE SITUATION BECOMES AGGRAVATED CHAPTER VIII—THE ARTILLERY-MEN COMPEL PEOPLE TO TAKE THEM SERIOUSLY CHAPTER IX—EMPLOYMENT OF THE OLD TALENTS OF A POACHER AND THAT INFALLIBLE MARKSMANSHIP WHICH INFLUENCED THE CONDEMNATION OF 1796 CHAPTER X—DAWN CHAPTER XI—THE SHOT WHICH MISSES NOTHING AND KILLS NO ONE CHAPTER XII—DISORDER A PARTISAN OF ORDER CHAPTER XIII—PASSING GLEAMS CHAPTER XIV—WHEREIN WILL APPEAR THE NAME OF ENJOLRAS’ MISTRESS CHAPTER XV—GAVROCHE OUTSIDE CHAPTER XVI—HOW FROM A BROTHER ONE BECOMES A FATHER CHAPTER XVII—MORTUUS PATER FILIUM MORITURUM EXPECTAT CHAPTER XVIII—THE VULTURE BECOME PREY CHAPTER XIX—JEAN VALJEAN TAKES HIS REVENGE CHAPTER XX—THE DEAD ARE IN THE RIGHT AND THE LIVING ARE NOT IN THE WRONG CHAPTER XXI—THE HEROES CHAPTER XXII—FOOT TO FOOT CHAPTER XXIII—ORESTES FASTING AND PYLADES DRUNK CHAPTER XXIV—PRISONER BOOK SECOND.
—THE WAR BETWEEN FOUR WALLS CHAPTER I—THE CHARYBDIS OF THE FAUBOURG SAINT ANTOINE AND THE SCYLLA OF THE FAUBOURG DU TEMPLE The two most memorable barricades which the observer of social maladies can name do not belong to the period in which the action of this work is laid.
BOOK XII THE SIRENS, SCYLLA AND CHARYBDIS, THE CATTLE OF THE SUN.
Inside it Scylla sits and yelps with a voice that you might take to be that of a young hound, but in truth she is a dreadful monster and no one—not even a god—could face her without being terror-struck.
Three times in the day does she vomit forth her waters, and three times she sucks them down again; see that you be not there when she is sucking, for if you are, Neptune himself could not save you; you must hug the Scylla side and drive ship by as fast as you can, for you had better lose six men than your whole crew.' "
'Is there no way,' said I, 'of escaping Charybdis, and at the same time keeping Scylla off when she is trying to harm my men?' "
For Scylla is not mortal; moreover she is savage, extreme, rude, cruel and invincible.
While we were taken up with this, and were expecting each moment to be our last, Scylla pounced down suddenly upon us and snatched up my six best men.
I was looking at once after both ship and men, and in a moment I saw their hands and feet ever so high above me, struggling in the air as Scylla was carrying them off, and I heard them call out my name in one last despairing cry.


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Fanny und Scylla [lit.] The Weeping Ash [Am.] [lit.] (Joan Aiken)
Scylla [astron.] (ein Asteroid) Scylla
Fanny und Scylla [lit.] The Lightning Tree [Br.] [lit.] (Joan Aiken)
zwischen Scylla und Charybdis [fig.] between Scylla and Charybdis [fig.]
zwischen Szylla und Charybdis [fig.] between Scylla and Charybdis [fig.]
zwischen Skylla und Charybdis [fig.] between Scylla and Charybdis [fig.]