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Englisch-Deutsch Übersetzungen für das Wort: century

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Jahrhundert {n}Neutrum (das) century
Säkulum {n}Neutrum (das) (Jahrhundert) century
Century City ({n}) [geogr.] (Stadtteil von Los Angeles, Kalifornien, USA) Century City
Ewigkeit [lit.] Century Rain [lit.] (Alastair Reynolds)


Beispielsätze

As we entered this city our minds were filled with the remembrance of the events that had been transacted there more than a century and a half before.
This may be so, for when the Magyars conquered the country in the eleventh century they found the Huns settled in it.
At the very beginning of the seventeenth century it underwent a siege of three weeks and lost 13,000 people, the casualties of war proper being assisted by famine and disease.
It is nineteenth century up-to-date with a vengeance.
The coastguard on duty at once made report, and one old fisherman, who for more than half a century has kept watch on weather signs from the East Cliff, foretold in an emphatic manner the coming of a sudden storm.
Jacob was a pioneer in the study of German philology, and although Wilhelm’s work was hampered by poor health the brothers collaborated in the creation of a German dictionary, not completed until a century after their deaths.
But to all these her old antiquities, were added new and marvellous features, pertaining to the wild business that for more than half a century she had followed.
In the sixth Christian century lived Procopius, a Christian magistrate of Constantinople, in the days when Justinian was Emperor and Belisarius general.
If, then, you properly put these statements together, and reason upon them a bit, you will clearly perceive that, according to all human reasoning, Procopius’s sea-monster, that for half a century stove the ships of a Roman Emperor, must in all probability have been a sperm whale.
I do not wish to seem inelegant, but this unsightly whale looks much like an amputated sow; and, as for the narwhale, one glimpse at it is enough to amaze one, that in this nineteenth century such a hippogriff could be palmed for genuine upon any intelligent public of schoolboys.


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