In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(physique/pursuits) varonil(physique/pursuits) masculino(physique/pursuits) viril
- While fencing is usually thought of as a manly sport, the women of the University of Victoria fencing club have a much different perspective.
- Kelly Garrett practices various manly arts in California and Mexico.
- Most revealing was his role in founding with Theodore Roosevelt the Boone and Crockett Club ‘to promote manly sport with the rifle.’
- What is astounding about his voice is that it retains the robust, manly quality of a true bass, every note straight from the diaphragm, throughout his range.
- I imagined the onlookers lined up, hoping to catch a glimpse of my manly torso.
- In fact, the female population would say that he had to be one of the strongest and most manly guys at Westmoore.
- I simply cannot wait to get out there and really make the most of the sun's light, baking my skin to a crisp as I pursue manly outdoor activities.
- Thell Torrence's name may not be familiar to the average fight fan but he, along with a couple of others, is the premier teacher of the manly art in the USA.
- But his was a generation that also loved the outdoors, and the manly arts of hunting and fishing.
- Informally, Pinchot had been working in a manly way for a long time by throwing himself into any outdoor activity that required great physical vigor.
- He was powerfully built, tall and brown, with straight black hair to his shoulders, radiating a manly beauty and inner strength that was unearthly in its intensity.
- ‘We love to show off our manly strength,’ Ashton said as both he and Kaylen flexed impressive biceps.
- Pete, however, seemed to take exception to being deprived of a chance to demonstrate his manly courage and kept shouting ‘In the water, in the water!’
- Not every man knows his way around a shooting piece, but firearms are a manly art.
- But Chow has a strong, manly voice, and now that he's been given some English lines the audience can hear and appreciate that strong manliness.
- Many of your roles center on fairly macho characters - sort of grim, manly outsider types.
- He was thought of as a playboy whose main interests were dating beautiful women and engaging in manly sports like polo and competitive shooting.
- By the antebellum decades, westward migration had become a symbol of manly courage and adventure.
- The name conjures images of manly men, displaying courage under extreme conditions, rejecting the artifice of language in favor of pure bodily experience.
- I'm not considering the one sport which portrays itself as the most manly sport on the face of the earth.
- I will, however, be getting a large fireplace that I'll be able to chuck things into from the comfort of the sofa, an activity at least as manly as snooker.
- Our heroes are stalwart and manly.
- He was taught religious texts, philosophy and history, and had training in the manly arts such as riding, swordsmanship and archery.
- Most fathers try to instill a sense of the manly arts in their sons through athletics.
- The exercise of skill, mechanical know-how and autonomy certainly provided working class men with an important avenue to display their manly qualities.
- One quality she especially likes to reward is thus held to be manly courage.
- Both the women and the foreman defended this practice because they said the work was heavier and therefore it was more manly work and should pay more.
- Well he is the strong and manly captain you know.
- No matter that his wife was pregnant, those simply were not manly tasks and no true man would perform them under any circumstances.
- Boys thus engaged in simulated manly activities under the watchful maternal eye rather than in the traditional father/son apprenticeship role.
- Ian, take me in your strong manly arms.
- This artist's lens makes the subject look more manly than Hurrell's but certainly no less perfect.
- Apparently, he was still obsessed with the desire to learn the art of manly self-defense and concluded jujitsu offered him the best hope.
- It would, however, be totally inappropriate to speak in such terms of a male defendant who has been a distinguished exponent of a rugged, manly sport.
- Besides, the NFL is supposed to be manly sport for manly men.
- The storyline is linear - easy enough for a child to follow - and the themes are clear and basic, touting manly courage, endurance, and noble suffering.
- This is not an individual who is out there doing something strong or manly or anything of this type.
- Instead, he had to be manly, dignified and strong for the rest of the players.
- True manhood involved having a strong manly character exemplified by self-control and self-restraint.
- Before she could even think, she was being lifted into the air by strong manly arms.
2(courageous)it's not very manly to run away like that — no es de hombres / de valientes salir corriendo así
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