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Englisch-Deutsch Übersetzungen für das Wort: venerable

Deutsch Englisch
ehrwürdig venerable
heilig (ehrwürdig) venerable


Beloved and venerable parent!
Nothing could exceed the love and respect which the younger cottagers exhibited towards their venerable companion.
When I slept or was absent, the forms of the venerable blind father, the gentle Agatha, and the excellent Felix flitted before me.
I see him now, excellent and venerable old man!
Those venerable and feeble persons were always seen by the public in the act of bowing, and were popularly believed, when they had bowed a customer out, still to keep on bowing in the empty office until they bowed another customer in.
I had not been seated very long ere a man of a certain venerable robustness entered; immediately as the storm-pelted door flew back upon admitting him, a quick regardful eyeing of him by all the congregation, sufficiently attested that this fine old man was the chaplain.
Her venerable bows looked bearded.
—In one respect this is the most venerable of the leviathans, being the one first regularly hunted by man.
Now, venerable priest, further into the light, and hold the Holy Book before me that I may touch it.
“Speak, thou vast and venerable head,” muttered Ahab, “which, though ungarnished with a beard, yet here and there lookest hoary with mosses; speak, mighty head, and tell us the secret thing that is in thee.

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