"Adel" English translation

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"Adel" in English

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Und es gibt einen Adel in echter, praktischer, Arbeit, bei der man Dreck unter die Fingernägel kriegt.
There's a nobility of real, hands-on, dirt-under-your-fingernails work.
Nobility is not given to everyone.
to be a member of the nobility
Wahrscheinlich ist es heutzutage ebenso unwahrscheinlich, so reich und berühmt wie Bill Gates zu werden, wie es im 17. Jahrhundert war, in die Ränke des französischen Adels aufzusteigen.
It's probably as unlikely that you would nowadays become as rich and famous as Bill Gates, as it was unlikely in the 17th century that you would accede to the ranks of the French aristocracy.
Adel (also: Noblesse)

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