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Englisch-Deutsch Übersetzungen für das Wort: plumage

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Gefieder {n}Neutrum (das) plumage
Kleid {n}Neutrum (das) [Jägerspr.] (Gefieder) plumage
Gefiederpflege {f}Femininum (die) [zool.] plumage grooming


Other poets have warbled the praises of the soft eye of the antelope, and the lovely plumage of the bird that never alights; less celestial, I celebrate a tail.
A lost land-bird of strange plumage strays on board, and is made a captive: out of clean shaved rods of right-whale bone, and cross-beams of sperm whale ivory, the carpenter makes a pagoda-looking cage for it.
When first I saw... VIRAG: (Sloughing his skins, his multitudinous plumage moulting.)
The regiment fluttered like a bird preening its plumage and became motionless.
—The warrior said; Swift at the word his ponderous javelin fled; Nor miss'd its aim, but where the plumage danced Razed the smooth cone, and thence obliquely glanced.
He strode along the field, as thus he said: (The sable plumage nodded o'er his head:) Swift through the spacious plain he sent a look; One instant saw, one instant overtook The distant band, that on the sandy shore The radiant spoils to sacred Ilion bore.
[pg 365] With towering strides Aeneas first advanced; The nodding plumage on his helmet danced: Spread o'er his breast the fencing shield he bore, And, so he moved, his javelin flamed before.
Thus pondering, like a god the Greek drew nigh; His dreadful plumage nodded from on high; The Pelian javelin, in his better hand, Shot trembling rays that glitter'd o'er the land; And on his breast the beamy splendour shone, Like Jove's own lightning, or the rising sun.
The silence Hector broke: His dreadful plumage nodded as he spoke: "Enough, O son of Peleus!
I could not eat the tart; and the plumage of the bird, the tints of the flowers, seemed strangely faded: I put both plate and tart away.

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