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Englisch-Deutsch Übersetzungen für das Wort: luff

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Luv {f}Femininum (die) luff [naut.]
Vorliek {n}Neutrum (das) luff
Windseite {f}Femininum (die) luff
Backe {f}Femininum (die) (am Schiffsbug) luff


Luff, luff a point!
The man at the helm was watching the luff of the sail and whistling away gently to himself, and that was the only sound excepting the swish of the sea against the bows and around the sides of the ship.
Just then a sort of brightness fell upon me in the barrel, and looking up, I found the moon had risen and was silvering the mizzen-top and shining white on the luff of the fore-sail; and almost at the same time the voice of the lookout shouted, "Land ho!"

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