Englisch-Deutsch Übersetzungen für das Wort: the British

die Briten


“Her indifferent state of health unhappily prevents her being in town; and by that means, as I told Lady Catherine one day, has deprived the British court of its brightest ornament.
Among my headings under this one twelve months I find an account of the adventure of the Paradol Chamber, of the Amateur Mendicant Society, who held a luxurious club in the lower vault of a furniture warehouse, of the facts connected with the loss of the British barque Sophy Anderson, of the singular adventures of the Grice Patersons in the island of Uffa, and finally of the Camberwell poisoning case.
Having had some time at my disposal when in London, I had visited the British Museum, and made search among the books and maps in the library regarding Transylvania; it had struck me that some foreknowledge of the country could hardly fail to have some importance in dealing with a nobleman of that country.
The shutters had been opened, but the blinds were already down, with that obedience to the etiquette of death which the British woman of the lower classes always rigidly observes.
Van Helsing is off to the British Museum looking up some authorities on ancient medicine.
(*) "Many speakers to the House the other night in the debate on the reduction of armaments seemed to show a most lamentable ignorance of the conditions under which the British Empire maintains its existence.
That, the proof would go back five years, and would show the prisoner already engaged in these pernicious missions, within a few weeks before the date of the very first action fought between the British troops and the Americans.
In the British Greenland Fishery, under the corrupted title of Specksioneer, this old Dutch official is still retained, but his former dignity is sadly abridged.
I am told, on good authority, that on the Barbary coast, a Commodore Davis of the British navy found the skeleton of a sperm whale.
But not content with this good deed, the indefatigable house again bestirred itself: Samuel and all his Sons—how many, their mother only knows—and under their immediate auspices, and partly, I think, at their expense, the British government was induced to send the sloop-of-war Rattler on a whaling voyage of discovery into the South Sea.

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British Eagle International Airlines, British Eagle ({f}) [luftf., ökon., hist.] (eine ehemalige britische Fluggesellschaft mit Sitz in London, England [1963 - 1968]) British Eagle International Airlines , British Eagle
British Rail, die Britische Eisenbahn British Rail , BR
British Army {f}, das britische Heer [mil.] British Army
Order of the British Empire {m} (ein britischer Verdienstorden) Order of the British Empire
British Employers Confederation {f} (Dachverband britischer Unternehmer) British Employers Confederation
Victoria ({n}) [geogr.] (Hauptstadt der Provinz British Columbia, Kanada) Victoria
Vancouver ({n}) [geogr.] (größte Stadt der Provinz British Columbia, Kanada) Vancouver
British Airways, BA {f} [luftf., ökon.] (nationale Fluggesellschaft des Vereinigten Königreichs mit Sitz in London, England) British Airways , BA
British Airtours [luftf., ökon., hist.] (eine ehemalige britische Fluggesellschaft mit Sitz in Crawley, England [1974 - 1988]) British Airtours
(Hawker Siddeley / British Aerospace) Nimrod {f} [mil.-luftf., hist.] (ein Seeaufklärer und SIGINT-Aufklärungsflugzeug der britischen Luftwaffe) (Hawker Siddeley / British Aerospace) Nimrod