Englisch-Deutsch Übersetzungen für das Wort: waif

Heimatlose {m}Maskulinum (der) {f}Femininum (die)
Strandgut {n}Neutrum (das)
Heimatloser {m}Maskulinum (der)
Obdachlose {m}Maskulinum (der) {f}Femininum (die)
Obdachloser {m}Maskulinum (der)
heimatloses Kind {n}Neutrum (das)
verwahrlostes Kind {n}Neutrum (das)
Straßenkind {n}Neutrum (das)
Strassenkind {n}Neutrum (das) [schweiz. Orthogr.]


So, cutting the lashing of the waterproof match keg, after many failures Starbuck contrived to ignite the lamp in the lantern; then stretching it on a waif pole, handed it to Queequeg as the standard-bearer of this forlorn hope.
The waif is a pennoned pole, two or three of which are carried by every boat; and which, when additional game is at hand, are inserted upright into the floating body of a dead whale, both to mark its place on the sea, and also as token of prior possession, should the boats of any other ship draw near.
The allusion to the waif and waif-poles in the last chapter but one, necessitates some account of the laws and regulations of the whale fishery, of which the waif may be deemed the grand symbol and badge.
As a waif or a souvenir.
I’ve been a waif for twenty years!’
He felt glad that it would be Marilla and not he who would have to tell this waif of the world that the home she longed for was not to be hers after all.
Marilla had almost begun to despair of ever fashioning this waif of the world into her model little girl of demure manners and prim deportment.

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Strandgut {n} waif
Die Landfremde [lit.] The Waif Woman [lit.] (Robert Louis Stevenson)
Heimatloser {m} waif
Obdachlose {m} {f} waif
Obdachloser {m} waif
heimatloses Kind {n} waif
verwahrlostes Kind {n} waif
Straßenkind {n} waif
Heimatlose {m} {f} waif
Strassenkind {n} [schweiz. Orthogr.] waif