pastoral englannista suomeksi
Relating to rural life and scenes
''We were living a pastoral life.''
He wanders west as far as Memphis, a solitary migrant upon that flat and pastoral landscape. - 1985 McCarthy|McCarthy, ''(w)'', chapter
... these pastoral farms,/Green to the very door; and wreaths of smoke / Sent up, in silence, from among the trees! - 1798 Wordsworth|Wordsworth, ''Composed a Few Lines Above Tintern Abbey|Tintern Abbey'', lines 16-18.
Relating to the care of souls, to the pastor of a church or to any local religious leader charged with the service of individual parishioners, i.e. a priest or rabbi.
''pastoral duties; a pastoral letter''
A poem describing the life and manners of shepherds; a poem in which the speakers assume the character of shepherds; an idyll; a bucolic.
A cantata relating to rural life; a composition for instruments characterized by simplicity and sweetness; a lyrical composition the subject of which is taken from rural life.
A letter of a pastor to his charge; specifically, a letter addressed by a bishop to his diocese.
A letter of the (w), to be read in each parish.
(alternative form of)
a letter written by a bishop or the pope explaining a (l)