BEOLINGUS
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nobility [listen] Größe {f}; Vornehmheit {f} [psych.] [listen]

nobility of character Charaktergröße {f}

nobility of mind; noble-mindedness Edelmut {m}; vornehme Denkungsart {f}

nobility of soul Seelengröße {f}

nobility; aristocracy [listen] Adel {m}; Aristokratie {f} [soc.]

to be a member of the nobility von Adel sein

low nobility/aristocracy; gentry [Br.] niederer Adel

the nobility and the gentry [Br.] der hohe und niedere Adel

intellectual elite geistiger Adel

Noblesse oblige. Adel verpflichtet.

hereditary nobility/aristocracy [listen] Erbadel {m}

nobility/aristocracy by birth Geburtsadel {m}

nobility/asristocracy by blood Geblütsadel {m}

landed nobility/aristocracy Landadel {m}

ancient nobility/aristocracy [listen] Uradel {m}

aristocracies Adligen {pl}; Adlige

nobility; noble class [listen] Adelsschicht {f}

nobility [listen] Adelsstand {m} [soc.]

nobilities Adelsstände {pl}

to receive a knighthood in den Adelsstand erhoben werden

patent of nobility Adelsbrief {m}

title (of nobility) [listen] Adelstitel {m}

title of nobility conferred by letters patent Briefadel {m}

high nobility; high aristocracy Hochadel {m}; Hocharistokratie {f} [soc.]

to ennoble sb. (make a member of the nobility) jdn. adeln; in den Adelsstand erheben {vt} [soc.]

'To the Christian Nobility of the German Nation' (by Luther / work title) 'An den christlichen Adel deutscher Nation' (von Luther / Werktitel) [relig.]

to bestow sth. on/upon sb. (right, office, honour) (formal) jdm. etw. (Ehrenvolles) verleihen {vt} (Recht, Amt, Ehre)

bestowing verleihend

bestowed verliehen

to bestow an honorary university degree on sb. jdm. einen akademischen Ehrentitel verleihen

to bestow a title of nobility on sb. jdm. einen Adelstitel verleihen; jdn. adeln

to bestow a gift on the town der Stadt ein Geschenk machen

to bestow a glance on sb./sth. den Blick auf jdn./etw. richten