"a long time ago" translation into Russian


"a long time ago" in Russian

a long time ago {adv.} [example]

EN a long time ago
{adverb} [example]

a long time ago (also: long ago, way back)
давно [давно́] {adv.}
A long time ago, back in the early 1900s, museums were out looking for dinosaurs.
Очень давно, в 1900-е, музеи стремились отыскать динозавров.
There were gray whales in Chesapeake Bay a long time ago -- 500 years ago.
Давным-давно в Чесапикском заливе водились серые киты, 500 лет назад.
It always comes back, as Richard Dawkins complained all that long time ago, it always comes back to genes.
Все возвращается, как сетовал Ричард Докинз давным-давно, сводится обратно к генам.

Context sentences for "a long time ago" in Russian

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EnglishThen one day, an elder gave me a story and this story went like this: long time ago, there was a big war between tribes.
И один день, кто то из взростлых рассказал мне историю, и вот какой она была.
EnglishThat's Freeman, a long time ago, and that was me.
Это – Фриман, много лет назад, а это – я.
EnglishThey lived in Brazil, long time ago.
Они жили в Бразили много лет назад.