They might not embody the gemutlich
cosiness that the Frankfurt buildings aspire to, but don't achieve.
com) and its gemutlich
sister property, Zermatt Resort (zermattresort.
Germans love this gemutlich
(warm and friendly) market and deli, with authentic meats, breads, cakes, chocolates and even German magazines and CDs.
The future Queen Mary was devoted to her aunt and the two kept up a regular correspondence for more than 30 years (extensively quoted from in James Pope-Hennessy's life of Queen Mary, published in 1959), which casts fascinating light on the archaic court of Neustrelitz, combining elements of the stiff and the gemutlich
For my late-autumn 2009 pilgrimage to the Munich Show, all of the friendly old scenes and images were still there, still highly civilized and gemutlich
("homey, comfortable" is the best one can do with this nearly untranslatable word).
A place could be gemutlich
even when you're the only person in it, but it wouldn't be gezellig.
Enjoy the world by giving joy to the world," ran Hummel's credo; if it ensured that he never stormed the heavens, it also guaranteed much high craftsmanship and gemutlich
Kissinger had great charm, Germanic, almost affectionate, gemutlich
The exclusivity of the gemutlich
episcopal culture gave bishops a mellow camaraderie with peers who were on the inside of something very big and who could sit together in grand hotel suites in their shirtsleeves with their rings glowing dully in the lamplight and raise a toast to good times.
Words of this kind are likely to interest foreign readers even more than those which refer to specific individual objects and institutions, because they are assumed to embody certain foreign qualities which are thought not to be adequately expressed in the mother tongue of a foreigner (remember the English comment, no doubt sometimes made tongue in cheek, 'the French have a word for it'): for instance, words such as German gemutlich
, Italian simpatico, French panache, English fairness, Portuguese saudade.
The story has a profound warmth and what Arthur Miller's mother would have called a gemutlich
If the reception area of the Gasthof mimics a baronial castle, its sleeping quarters are undeniably gemutlich