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der blanke Hans

gutefee kullanıcısı tarafından Cum, 23/03/2018 - 00:08 tarihinde eklendi

Meanings of "der blanke Hans"

İngilizce

The North Sea when there are storm surges and more violent conditions on the coast. The population of the west coast of Schleswig-Holstein has often had to fight for survival against the North Sea.

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Almanca

die tobende Nordsee bei Sturmfluten;
"blank" bedeutet 'entblößt', 'entkleidet'
Vor ca. 400 Jahren war der "Blanke Hans" so schlimm, dass Menschen an der Westküste Schleswig-Holsteins um das nackte Überleben kämpfen mußten, oft vergebens. Daher nannte man diese Fluten auch 'Manndränken'.

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