Englisch-Deutsch Übersetzungen für das Wort: The Fable

Fabel [Kunst] (ein Gemälde von Gustav Klimt aus dem Jahr 1883)


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The Ecclesiastiques take the Cream of the Land, by Donations of ignorant men, that stand in aw of them, and by Tythes: So also it is in the Fable of Fairies, that they enter into the Dairies, and Feast upon the Cream, which they skim from the Milk.
Like the gentle dove in the fable she was to pine apart from me....
Some accuse him for the same things which they overlook or praise in the other; as when they prefer the fable and moral of the Æneis to those of the Iliad, for the same reasons which might set the Odyssey above the Æneis; as that the hero is a wiser man, and the action of the one more beneficial to his country than that of the other; or else they blame him for not doing what he never designed; as because Achilles is not as good and perfect a prince as Æneas, when the very moral of his poem required a contrary character: it is thus that Rapin judges in his comparison of Homer and Virgil.
"Captain Smollett," began the doctor with a smile, "did ever you hear the fable of the mountain and the mouse?
Still we live meanly, like ants; though the fable tells us that we were long ago changed into men; like pygmies we fight with cranes; it is error upon error, and clout upon clout, and our best virtue has for its occasion a superfluous and evitable wretchedness.
Thus for sixteen days I saw from my window a hundred men at work like busy husbandmen, with teams and horses and apparently all the implements of farming, such a picture as we see on the first page of the almanac; and as often as I looked out I was reminded of the fable of the lark and the reapers, or the parable of the sower, and the like; and now they are all gone, and in thirty days more, probably, I shall look from the same window on the pure sea-green Walden water there, reflecting the clouds and the trees, and sending up its evaporations in solitude, and no traces will appear that a man has ever stood there.
The stag in the fable [136] admired his horns and blamed his feet, but when the hunter came, his feet saved him, and afterwards, caught in the thicket, his horns destroyed him.
In pursuance of this change of plan, he hastily and somewhat clumsily divided what he had written into chapters on the model of "Amadis," invented the fable of a mysterious Arabic manuscript, and set up Cide Hamete Benengeli in imitation of the almost invariable practice of the chivalry-romance authors, who were fond of tracing their books to some recondite source.
Don Lorenzo gave a proof of it, for he complied with Don Quixote's request and entreaty, and repeated to him this sonnet on the fable or story of Pyramus and Thisbe.
Remember the fable of the country mouse and the city mouse, and the XXI.


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Deutsch Englisch
Geschichte {f} (Fabel, Sage) fable
Geschichte {f} (Lügengeschichte) fable
Eine Legende [lit.] A Fable [lit.] (William Faulkner)
Fabel [Kunst] (ein Gemälde von Gustav Klimt aus dem Jahr 1883) The Fable
Märchen für Irgendwann [lit.] (Louis-Ferdinand Céline) Fable for Another Time [lit.]
Fabel {f} [lit.] (Gattung) fable
Fabel {f} [fig.] (Geschichte) fable