fair englannista suomeksi
oikeudenmukainen, puolueeton, laillinen
1460-1500, ''The Towneley Plays''ː
- He is so fair, without lease, he seems full well to sit on this.
(RQ:King James Version)
(RQ:Burroughs Princess of Mars)
(quote-book)|title=Beowulf|genre=Fiction| publisher=iUniverse| isbn=9781440156977| page=33| passage=And yet he was also, though many generations separated them, distant cousin to the shining eoten-main Geard, whom the god Frea Ing had seen from afar and wedded; and to Scatha, the fair daughter of the old thurse Theasa, who had claimed a husband from among the gods as weregild for her father's slaying: often, it was said, the ugliest eotens would sire the fairest maids.
1605, ''(w)'', London: Robert Barker, “The order for the administration of the Lords Supper, or holy Communion,”https://archive.org/stream/bookeofcommonpra00chur_3page/n230/mode/1up
- The Table hauing at the Communion time a faire white linnen cloth vpon it, shall stand in the body of the Church, or in the Chancell, where Morning prayer and Euening prayer be appointed to be said.
1665, (w), ''(w)'', London, Observation 21, “Of ''Moss'', and several other small vegetative Substances,” p.(nbs)135,http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A44323.0001.001
- (..) I have observ’d, that putting fair Water (whether Rain-water or Pump-water, or ''May-dew'', or Snow-water, it was almost all one) I have often observ’d, I say, that this Water would, with a little standing, tarnish and cover all about the sides of the Glass that lay under water, with a lovely green (..)
1677, (w), ''The Primitive Origination of Mankind, Considered and Examined According to the Light of Nature'', page 200
- the northern people large and fair-complexioned
(RQ:Hough Purchase Price)
(quote-book)|chapter=3| title=http://openlibrary.org/works/OL5535161W Mr. Pratt's Patients| passage=My hopes wa'n't disappointed. I never saw clams thicker than they was along them inshore flats. I filled my dreener in no time, and then it come to me that 'twouldn't be a bad idee to get a lot more, take 'em with me to Wellmouth, and peddle 'em out. Clams was fairly scarce over that side of the bay and ought to fetch a fair price.
(senseid) Favorable to a ship's course.
(RQ:R. F. Burton Arabian Nights)
(senseid) Not overcast; cloudless; clear; pleasant; propitious; said of the sky, weather, or wind, etc.
- They had good weather and tolerably fair winds, and before they entered the Straits of Magellan the captain had formulated a plan for the disposition of Garta.
(senseid) Free from obstacles or hindrances; unobstructed; unencumbered; open; direct; said of a road, passage, etc.
(senseid) Without sudden change of direction or curvature; smooth; flowing; said of the figure of a vessel, and of surfaces, water lines, and other lines.
(senseid) Between the baselines.
(senseid) Taken direct from an opponent's foot, without the ball touching the ground or another player.
(senseid) Not a ball.
Something which is fair (in various senses of the adjective).
1744, (w), ''(Handel)|Hercules'', act 2, scene 8
- Love and Hymen, hand in hand,Come, restore the nuptial band!And sincere delights prepareTo crown the hero and the fair.
(RQ:Fielding Tom Jones)
(RQ:Byron Don Juan).
(RQ:Shakespeare Comedy of Errors)
A fair woman; a sweetheart.
1743, (w), ''A Pastoral Ballad''
- I have found out a gift for my fair.
Good fortune; good luck.
(RQ:Shakespeare Taming of the Shrew)
1996, ''Computer Animation '96: June 3-4, 1996, Geneva, Switzerland'' (page 136)
- Since the sequence of data contain sampling noises, the captured motion is not smooth and wiggles along the moving path. There are well-known fairing algorithms in Euclidean space based on difference geometry.
1920, ''Technical Report of the Advisory Committee for Aeronautics'' (page 206)
- Two forward cars were provided with the model. One of these (shown detached in Fig. 1) was faired at its after end, with a view to possible reduction of head resistance, and to induce a better flow of air to the propeller.
To make fair or beautiful.
An event for public entertainment and trade, a market.
(RQ:Maxwell Mirror and the Lamp) It was nearly eleven o'clock now, and he strolled out again. In the little fair created by the costers' barrows the evening only seemed beginning; and the naphtha flares made one's eyes ache, the men's voices grated harshly, and the girls' faces saddened one.
A (l) (gloss).