swart

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  1. tumma

  1. Substantiivi

swart englanniksi

  1. Of a dark hue; moderately black; swarthy; tawny.

  2. 1400s: Occleve|Thomas Occleve, ''Hymns to the Virgin''

  3. Men schalle then sone se / Att mydday hytt shalle swarte be
  4. (RQ:Spenser Faerie Queene)

  5. (RQ:Shakespeare King John)

  6. (RQ:Milton Lycidas)

  7. 1819, Keats|John Keats, ''Otho the Great'', Act II, Scene I, verses 91-92

  8. I'll choose a gaoler, whose swart monstrous face
    Shall be a hell to look upon (..)
  9. 1836, (w), ''Old Ticonderoga''

  10. The merry soldiers footing it with the swart savage maids
  11. 1925 (w), "Canto I"

  12. (..) unpierced ever
    With glitter of sun rays
    Nor with stars stretched, nor looking back from heaven
    Swartest night stretched over wretched men there.
  13. Black. (rfex)

  14. Gloomy; malignant.

  15. 1905, Samuel Major Gardenhire, ''The Silence of Mrs. Harrold - Page 277'':

  16. The keeping eunuchs were at back, solemn in stately rows, bespeared and bescimitared, the Danish, Irish, and German of their countenances lost in the daub which made them swart.
  17. 1906, Plunkett, 18th Baron of Dunsany|Lord Dunsany, ''Time and the Gods''

  18. Suddenly the swart figure of Time stood up before the gods, with both hands dripping with blood and a red sword dangling idly from his fingers, and said: “Sardathrion is gone! I have overthrown it!”
  19. Black or dark dyestuff.

  20. To make swart or tawny; blacken; tan.

  21. (ux)

  22. 1646, Browne|Thomas Browne, ''Pseudodoxia Epidemica''

  23. (..) the heate of the Sun, whose fervor may swarte a living part, and even black a dead or dissolving flesh,
  24. (obsolete spelling of)

  25. 1587: Raphael Holinshed, ''Holinshed's Chronicles of England, Scotland, and Ireland'' http://www.archive.org/stream/holinshedschroni01holipage/356/mode/1up

  26. Howbeit where the rocks and quarrie grounds are, I take the swart of the earth to be so thin, that no tree of anie greatnesse, other than shrubs and bushes, is able to grow or prosper long therein for want of sufficient moisture wherewith to feed them with fresh humour, or at the leastwise of mould (..)
  27. Variant of (m).

  28. black

  29. Black

  30. (romanization of)

  31. Dark, oppressive, blackened.

  32. Black; (l).

  33. Black-skinned, swarthy; having dark skin.

  34. Bruised, heavily wounded.

  35. Evil, malign.

  36. Black or dark dyestuff.

  37. Black; swarthy.

  38. (topics) black