Englisch-Deutsch Übersetzungen für das Wort: legends

Legenden {pl}Plural (die)
Sagenschatz {m}Maskulinum (der)


And let no man doubt this Arkite story; for in the ancient Joppa, now Jaffa, on the Syrian coast, in one of the Pagan temples, there stood for many ages the vast skeleton of a whale, which the city’s legends and all the inhabitants asserted to be the identical bones of the monster that Perseus slew.
In Westland row he halted before the window of the Belfast and Oriental Tea Company and read the legends of leadpapered packets: choice blend, finest quality, family tea.
A streamer bearing the legends Cead Mile Failte and Mah Ttob Melek Israel spans the street.
As usual, in their spare time, they lit bonfires, steamed themselves before them naked; smoked, picked out and baked sprouting rotten potatoes, told and listened to stories of Potëmkin’s and Suvórov’s campaigns, or to legends of Alësha the Sly, or the priest’s laborer Mikólka.
Under his hospitable and intelligent host, Melesigenes rapidly became acquainted with the legends respecting Ulysses, which afterwards formed the subject of the Odyssey.
The grand events of a spirit-stirring war; occurrences likely to impress themselves, as the mystical legends of former times had done, upon their memory; besides which, a retentive memory was deemed a virtue of the first water, and was cultivated accordingly in those ancient times.
The gates unfolding pour forth all their train; Squadrons on squadrons cloud the dusky plain: Men, steeds, and chariots shake the trembling ground, The tumult thickens, and the skies resound; And now with shouts the shocking armies closed, To lances lances, shields to shields opposed, Host against host with shadowy legends drew, The sounding darts in iron tempests flew; Victors and vanquish'd join promiscuous cries, Triumphant shouts and dying groans arise; With streaming blood the slippery fields are dyed, And slaughter'd heroes swell the dreadful tide.
no legends or ghost stories?”
The early legends of Hellas have no real connection with the later history: they are at a distance, and the intermediate region is concealed from view; there is no road or path which leads from one to the other.
An investigator needs facts and not legends or rumours.

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legendenumwoben surrounded by legends
Wenn die Legenden sterben (ein US-amerikanischer Western aus dem Jahr 1972) When the Legends Die
sagenumwoben (Person, hist. Figur) at the centre of many legends
Sagensammlung {f} (Buch) book of legends
Schauermärchen {pl}, die verbreitet werden, um Leuten Angst einzujagen urban legends
Der Schatz von Caboblanco (ein US-amerikanisch-mexikanischer Western aus dem Jahr 1980) Caboblanco... Where Legends Are Born
Sagenkreis {m} cycle of legends
Legenden der Luftfahrt 3D (ein US-amerikanischer Dokumentarfilm aus dem Jahr 2010) Legends of Flight
Sagenmotiv {n} theme of legends
Legenden der Lust (ein Spielfilm aus dem Jahr 1972) Legends of Lust