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abschließen

to lock, conclude, complete, finish

2

Fragmentarisch

Fragmentary thing

3

erhalten

to get, to preserve, to maintain

4

heidnisch

heathen

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Säulenwald

forest of columns, pillar-forest

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Schlusstein

cornerstone, capstone

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zuwölben

to arch forward, curve toward

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Verherrlichung

glorification, doxology

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bezeugen

to attest, to testify to

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Unübersichtlichkeit

obscurity, confusion

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drehen

to turn, change, rotate

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Niederringung

wrestling down, subjugation

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Widerständ

resistance, opposition

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triumphieren

to rejoice

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von urher

from forever ago, from time immemorial

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erdenken

to conceive, devise

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von fornherein

from the outset, a priori

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anerkennen

to acknowledge, appreciate, admit

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untermenschlich

sub-human

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durchherrschend

thoroughly ruling, dominating exceptionlessly

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Auftreten

tread, appear, arise (stepping on)

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Vielfalt

variety

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einheitlich

unified, coherent

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Mitte

middle

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Bezeugung

attestation, testimony

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einzig

once, absolute, only, unique

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eignen

to be suitable

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innerhalb

inside, within

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Untertansein

state of subjection, subordination

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aussagen

to state, testify, claim, reveal

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Willigkeit

willingness

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Zeichen

sign

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aufnehmen

pick up, lift up, take, admit, absorb, begin

34

zuerst

first, for the first timeauferstehung

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Vorspende

first-bestowal, preliminary offering

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Auferstehung

resurrection

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Vollspende

full bestowal, full offering

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gesamt

overall, entire, whole, comprehensive, total

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leibhaft

personified, in person

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unterwerfen

to subjugate, subdue

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durchwalten

to pervade, to permeate

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spüren

to feel

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widerwillig

unwilling

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Überwaltigstein

überwaltigen - to overpower, overwhelm, overcome

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gleichfalls

likewise, equally

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unklammern

to clasp, comprise

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ausschliesslich

exclusive, discontinuous, sole

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zuordnen

to assign to

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gesamthaft

altogether, overall

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Durchbruch

breakthrough, perforation, breach

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Machtkundgabe

announcement of power, proclamation of might

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tot

dead, bleak, deserted

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Erlöser

saviour

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Wunderhandeln

miracle, wonder + act, handling, negotiation

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verdeutlichen

to explain, clarify

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mitteilen

to communicate, to announce, to tell

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lösen

to undo, solve, cancel

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ebensowenig

just as little

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übrig

remaining, left over

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ausklammern

to ignore, exclude, disregard

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beherrschen

to rule, to dominate

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weisen

show, point, indicate

63

völlig

complete, completely

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unentbehrlich

indispensable, essential

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Heilsgeschehen

event of salvation

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Entmythsierung

demythologization

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herausoperieren

to remove surgically

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platte

flat

69

verwandeln

to change, to transform

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erweisen

to prove, demonstrate, show

71

mindestens

at least

72

Gespür

feeling

73

festhalten

to adhere, retain

74

allestötend

all-killing, all-destroying

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ursprünglich

original, natural, unspoilt

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bildhaft

pictorial, vividly, imaginative

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ahnend

guessing, foreboding

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Umschreibung

paraphrase, description

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ungeschickt

awkward, clumsy

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beheimaten etw.

to be a home to sth.

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mitteninne

midway

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allvergötternd

totally divinizing

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allentgötternd

totally de-divinizing

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Ahnenreihe

genealogy, ancestral line

85

zuletzt

in the end, ultimately

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Anwesenheit

attendance, presence

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beinah

almost

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bruchlos

seamlessly, uninterruptedly

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Gestirnsengel

heavenly body + angel

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sonstig

other

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Vorsteher

presider, chief

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Beweger

mover

93

Reich

empire, realm

94

kurzschlüssig

short-circuiting, bypassing

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warnen

to warn + dat. of

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begegnen

to meet, to encounter

97

Gattung

genus, type, kind

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Vertreter

agent, supporter, placement

99

Kollektiv

collective

100

obschon

although, albeit

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stammen

to come from (von)

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untertan (adj.)

subject, subordinate

103

verfallen sein + dat.

to fall for someone, be addicted to something, be enslaved to someone

104

leiblich

physical, bodily, natural

105

Grenze

border, frontier

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sachlich

factual, practical, matter-of-fact

107

fliessen

to flow, to run

108

Bemächtigung

empowerment

109

Grossmächt

great power

110

Machtideologien

powerful ideologies

111

allerart (indecl.)

assorted, of all kinds

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verkörpern

to embody

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Sphäre

sphere

114

Heide

moor, heather

115

Gessetzesmisbrauch

abuse of the Law

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erzeugen

to generate, beget

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äussern

to say, express, utter, voice

118

Trieb

drive, urge, desire

119

hinreissen

ravage, captivate

120

zählen

to count, to matter, to be one of a group

121

anzeigen

to show, announce, indicate, display

122

Verfallenheit

decadence, despair

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verlockend

to entice

124

Versuchung

temptation

125

verbergen

to hide

126

Druck

pressure

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unausweichbar

inescapable, ineluctable

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drohen

to be imminent, to loom, to threaten