Englisch-Deutsch Übersetzungen für das Wort: spire

Kirchturmspitze {m}Maskulinum (der)
Spitze {f}Femininum (die) (Dach-, Turmspitze)
Turmspitze {f}Femininum (die)
Gewinde {n}Neutrum (das) [zool.] (Schneckenhaus)
Gabel {f}Femininum (die) [zool.] (am Geweih)
Helm {m}Maskulinum (der) [archit.] (spitzes Dach, bes. Turmhelm)
Nadel {f}Femininum (die) (Felsnadel)
Felsnadel {f}Femininum (die)


Bespielsätze

The spire of Evian shone under the woods that surrounded it and the range of mountain above mountain by which it was overhung.
Now, as the lightning rod to a spire on shore is intended to carry off the perilous fluid into the soil; so the kindred rod which at sea some ships carry to each mast, is intended to conduct it into the water.
At dinner, at which champagne was drunk to the health of the new chevalier of St. George, Shinshín told them the town news, of the illness of the old Georgian princess, of Métivier’s disappearance from Moscow, and of how some German fellow had been brought to Rostopchín and accused of being a French “spyer” (so Count Rostopchín had told the story), and how Rostopchín let him go and assured the people that he was “not a spire at all, but only an old German ruin.”
In crossing a field, I saw the church spire before me: I hastened towards it.
Not even the spire of a distant village.
'Twere a concealment Worse than a theft, no less than a traducement, To hide your doings and to silence that Which, to the spire and top of praises vouch'd, Would seem but modest.
He appeared as tall as an ordinary spire steeple, and took about ten yards at every stride, as near as I could guess.
The man who escaped at the former place tells a wonderful story of the strangeness of its coiling flow, and how he looked down from the church spire and saw the houses of the village rising like ghosts out of its inky nothingness.
Eastward, over the blackened ruins of the Albert Terrace and the splintered spire of the church, the sun blazed dazzling in a clear sky, and here and there some facet in the great wilderness of roofs caught the light and glared with a white intensity.
To the west a dark church spire rose up against a marigold sky.


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Nadel {f} (Felsnadel) spire
Kirchturmspitze {m} spire
Felsnadel {f} spire
Spitze {f} (Dach-, Turmspitze) spire
Der Turm der Kathedrale [lit.] The Spire [lit.] (William Golding)
Turmspitze {f} spire
Zwiebelturm {m} bulbous spire
Gewinde {n} [zool.] (Schneckenhaus) spire
Gabel {f} [zool.] (am Geweih) spire
Helm {m} [archit.] (spitzes Dach, bes. Turmhelm) spire