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passage:英国皇家邮政为全球著名巫师发行邮票

发表时间:2011/5/12字号:T|T
      This week, Royal Mail released a special set of stamps featuring some of the world's most famous wizards, witches and enchanters, from Morgan le Fay to Albus Dumbledore. Prepare for a magical mystery tour ...
      英国皇家邮政在本周为一些全球很有知名度男巫、女巫以及魔法师角色发型了一套邮票,包括摩根、阿不思·邓布利多等著名角色都包括在内。准备跟着我们来一场奇幻之旅吧!
 
Merlin
梅林
      A 60p stamp of Merlin, the first great wizard, who served at the court of King Arthur.
      这是一张60分的梅林邮票,这位最伟大男巫效力于亚瑟王。
 
Morgan le Fay
摩根勒菲
      A powerful sorceress in Arthurian legend, Morgan le Fay is King Arthur's half-sister. She studies under Merlin, but is plotting all the time to overthrow Arthur and his court at Camelot.
      摩根是传说中的一位力量强大的女巫,她是亚瑟王同父异母的姐姐。师从梅林,却一直想要推翻亚瑟王的卡米洛特政权。
 
Aslan
阿斯兰
      Aslan - which is the Turkish word for "lion" - is the Lion of The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, and appears in all of CS Lewis's Narnia novels. Described in the books as "the King of Beasts" and "son of the Emperor-Over-the-Sea", according to CS Lewis, Aslan was meant to represent Jesus in his Narnian universe.
      在土耳其语中“阿斯兰”就是“狮子”的意思,而它就是狮子中的狮子,是《纳尼亚王国传奇:狮子、女巫和魔橱》中的重要角色。在书中,它是“万兽之王”、“海外皇帝之子”,也是纳尼亚世界中等同神一样的存在。
 
The White Witch
白巫女
      The White Witch - or Jadis - is the villain of The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe.
      白巫女或名简蒂丝,在《纳尼亚传奇:狮子,女巫与魔衣橱》是狮王阿斯兰的宿敌。
 
Nanny Ogg
      Gytha Ogg - usually called Nanny - is a witch and member of the Lancre coven in Terry Pratchett's Discworld books. She has 15 children, and many grandchildren and great-grandchildren: a kindly, motherly woman, everyone goes to her for advice.
      Nanny Ogg:英国奇幻小说家特里·普莱切特爵士的系列小说《碟形世界》里的女巫。她有15个孩子还有很多很多孙辈、曾孙,她是一个慈母,大家都喜欢向她咨询建议。
 
Rincewind
      Rincewind, another of Terry Pratchett's Discworld wizards, is a terrible coward, and spends most of his time running away from various people who want to kill him for various reasons. Famous for solving minor problems by turning them into major catastrophes.
      Rincewind:英国奇幻小说家特里·普莱切特爵士的系列小说《碟形世界》里的巫师,他是个懦夫,大部分时间都花在躲避出于各种原因想杀他的人上,有问题别找他,因为他经常把小问题变成大灾难。
 
Voldemort
伏地魔
      Voldemort Harry Potter's arch-nemesis in JK Rowling's series of books, Lord Voldemort - born Tom Marvolo Riddle - is a wizard so powerful that scarcely any witch or wizard dares speak his name. According to prophecy, only Harry has the power to overcome him 
      伏地魔是J.K.罗琳《哈利·波特》系列中哈利波特的死对头,伏地魔本名为汤姆·马沃罗·里德尔,是一个魔力高强让所有巫师听而生畏的巫师。据说只有哈利才有能力战胜他。
 
Dumbledore
邓布利多
      Albus Percival Wulfric Brian Dumbledore is one of the greatest living wizards, the headmaster of Hogwarts, and founder of the Order of the Phoenix. JK Rowling apparently chose the name Dumbledore, which is an old word for "bumblebee", because she "imagined him walking around humming to himself" .
      阿不思·珀西瓦尔·伍尔弗里克·布赖恩·邓布利多是最伟大的男巫之一,是霍格沃兹魔法学校的校长,建立了凤凰社。“Dumbledore”是“bumblebee”的旧词,J.K.罗琳给这个人物取名为邓布利多是因为在她的想象中,邓布利多是个“会常常自言自语的人”。
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