Englisch-Deutsch Übersetzungen für das Wort: whole century

ganzes Jahrhundert {n}Neutrum (das)


Here the listener who was none other than the Scotch student, a little fume of a fellow, blond as tow, congratulated in the liveliest fashion with the young gentleman and, interrupting the narrative at a salient point, having desired his visavis with a polite beck to have the obligingness to pass him a flagon of cordial waters at the same time by a questioning poise of the head (a whole century of polite breeding had not achieved so nice a gesture) to which was united an equivalent but contrary balance of the bottle asked the narrator as plainly as was ever done in words if he might treat him with a cup of it.
In a night such as is this to me, a man lives—lives a whole century of ordinary life—nor would I forego this rapturous delight for that of a whole century of ordinary existence.
If a democratic country remained during a whole century subject to a republican government, it would probably at the end of that period be more populous and more prosperous than the neighboring despotic States.

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Century City ({n}) [geogr.] (Stadtteil von Los Angeles, Kalifornien, USA) Century City
Jahrhundertflut {f} (nur einmal in 100 Jahren) once-in-a-century high tide
Paris im 20. Jahrhundert [lit.] (Jules Verne) Paris in the Twentieth Century
Die Millionenbeute [lit.] Heist of the Century [lit.] (Ken Follett)
Zenon: Die kleine Heldin des 21. Jahrhunderts (ein US-amerikanischer Fernsehfilm aus dem Jahr 1999) Zenon: Girl of the 21st Century
zu Beginn dieses Jahrhunderts at the beginning of this century
15. Jahrhundert {n} [hist.] 15th century
Josefine Mutzenbacher (ein deutsch-österreichischer Sexfilm aus dem Jahr 1970) Diary of a 19th Century Joy Girl [Am.] [new title]
17. Jahrhundert {n} [hist.] seventeenth century
10. Jahrhundert {n} [hist.] tenth century