Durendal

[dyrɑ̃dal] nom propre
the holy and unbreakable sword of Roland in the medieval epic 'la Chanson de Roland'

Dictionnaire Français-Anglais. 2013.

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  • Durendal — (auch als Durandart, Durandarte, Durindana) oder ähnlich angegeben ist der Name des angeblich wundertätigen Schwertes von Roland im altfranzösischen Rolandslied. Es sei der Sage nach von Wieland (altfranz. Guallant) geschmiedet worden.[1]… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Durendal — oder Durendart, Name von Rolands Schwert im altfranzösischen Volksepos, der Sage nach von Wieland (altfranz. Guallant) geschmiedet …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Durendal —   [französisch dyrã dal], Durandart [französisch dyrã daːr], Schwert Rolands; im altfranzösischen Rolandslied wird es Karl den Großen durch einen Engel überreicht mit der Weisung, es seinem besten Paladin zum Kampf gegen die Heiden zu übergeben.… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Durendal — For other uses, see Durandal (disambiguation). Alleged fragment of Durendal in Rocamadour Durendal or Durandal (Most likely from French durer , to endure ;Italian: Durlindana Spanish: Durandal or Durandarte) is the sword of Charlemagne s pala …   Wikipedia

  • Durendal — The mystical sword of count Roland, famous from the Song of Roland (chanson de Roland) and from the Chanson d’Aspremont …   Medieval glossary

  • Almace — In the legendary Song of Roland , Almace, Almice or Almacia is the sword of Turpin, Archbishop of Reims, one of the last three Franks to die at the Battle of Roncevaux Pass , along with Roland (Orlando in Italian) and Gualter de Hum.Unlike Roland …   Wikipedia

  • Types of swords — This is a list of Types of swords found through history all around the world.word types sorted by geographic originAfrica*Flyssa *Kaskara *Nimcha *Shotel *Takoba *IdaAmericas*Macana *MacuahuitlAsia*Aikuchi (合口, 匕首) *Aruval *Barong *Bolo / Itak… …   Wikipedia

  • Durandal (disambiguation) — Durandal or Durendal most often refers the legendary sword of the French hero Roland. Durandal can also refer to: The BLU 107 Durandal, a rocket boosted bomb designed for destroying airfield runways the SNCASE SE 212 Durandal, a french prototype… …   Wikipedia

  • Roland — This article is about the legendary figure. For other uses, see Roland (disambiguation). The Roland of legend blowing his horn Oliphaunt to summon the emperor to his aid Roland (Frankish: Hruodland) (died 15 August 778) was a Frankish military… …   Wikipedia

  • La Brèche de Roland — Infobox Mountain Pass Name = La Brèche de Roland Photo = La breche de roland 2.jpg Caption = La Brèche de Roland, seen from the French side. Notice the person standing in the lower left corner of the Brèche. Elevation = m to… …   Wikipedia

  • Cortana — This article is about the fictional character. For the sword, see Curtana. Cortana Cortana as she appears in Halo 3 Series Halo First game Halo: Combat Evolved (2001) …   Wikipedia

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