retinue

suomi-englanti sanakirja

retinue englannista suomeksi

  1. seurue

  1. Substantiivi

  2. seurue

  3. palvelussuhde

retinue englanniksi

  1. A group of servants or attendants, especially of someone considered important.

  2. ''the queen’s retinues''

  3. 1915, Dunsany|Edward Plunkett, Lord Dunsany, ''Tales|Fifty-One Tales'':

  4. And not any longer as a king did Winter appear in those streets, as when the city was decked with gleaming white to greet him as a conqueror and he rode in with his glittering icicles and haughty retinue of prancing winds, but he sat there with a little wind at the corner of the street like some old blind beggar with his hungry dog.
  5. 12 July 2012, Sam Adams, AV Club ''Ice Age: Continental Drift''

  6. Preceded by a Simpsons short shot in 3-D—perhaps the only thing more superfluous than a fourth Ice Age movie—Ice Age: Continental Drift finds a retinue of vaguely contemporaneous animals coping with life in the post-Pangaea age.
  7. A group of warriors or nobles accompanying a king or other leader; comitatus.

  8. 1992, J. A. V. Haney and Eric Dahl, “On Igor’s Campaign” (translation of ''The Tale of Igor's Campaign|Слово о плъку Игоревѣ''):

  9. Then Igor looked up at the bright sun and saw all his warriorsdarkened from it by a shadow.And Igor said to his retinue:“Brothers and companions! It is better to be slain than taken captive.Mount, brothers, your swift horses that we may glimpse the Blue Don.”
  10. A service relationship.

  11. (alt form)