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светская, мирской литература

English translation: secular literature


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Russian term or phrase:светская, мирской литература
English translation:secular literature
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12:30 Jul 2, 2004
Russian to English translations [Non-PRO]
Art/Literary - Poetry & Literature / contextual expression
Russian term or phrase: светская, мирской литература
Городские стены служили гарантией независимости и самоуправления народа: только они могли обеспечить процветание торговли, искусств, ремесел и светской, мирской литературы.
secular literature
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Andrey Belousov
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3 +4secular literatureAndrey Belousov
3profain literature2rush



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светская, мирской литература
secular literature


Andrey Belousov
United States
Local time: 08:40
Native speaker of: Russian
PRO pts in category: 114

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agree  Jack Doughty
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agree  martsina
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agree  xxxJoeYeckley
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agree  TranslatonatoR: and I also would add LAYMAN.....Secular and Layman Literature
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светская, мирской литература
profain literature

"... II, 810). During the fourth century however, there sprang up an opposition between profane literature and the Bible. This opposition ... "

"Profane literature of Buin, Solomon Islands • By: Richard Thurnwald • Publisher:
New Haven, London, Pub. for the Section of anthropology, Dept. ... "

"... experience, he now devoted considerable time to Sacred studies, and became as well versed in the Holy Scriptures as he formerly had been in profane literature. ... "
www.mlrmag.com/FullText. asp?year=01&month=02&day=23

"... and thought of the Ancient Near East, principally the Mesopotamian tradition; Sumerian mythology, Babylonian mythology, scientific works and profane literature ... "

"... divine life of bliss and ecstasy, these five chapters which deal with the divine Lilas of Lord Krishna are nothing but some kind of profane literature. ... "

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