Mobile menu

Off topic: chinese new year
Thread poster: lien

Local time: 10:33
English to French
+ ...
Jan 28, 2003

Is de chinese new year (black sheep) on the 1st of february or on the 4th? I can\'t find out, because if it is after the new moon is the first, but if it is the first month of tiger is the 4th.

Anyone knows?

Direct link Reply with quote

United States
Local time: 04:33
Hebrew to English
+ ...
February 1, 2003 Jan 28, 2003

The year of the Ram (also called year of the goat) is on February 1, 2003.

Direct link Reply with quote

Jack Doughty  Identity Verified
United Kingdom
Local time: 09:33
Member (2000)
Russian to English
+ ...
Hopes for Chinese New Year Jan 28, 2003

It seems appropriate to quote this excerpt from a BBC Monitoring report:

Lee Kuan Yew’s hopes on the Chinese New Year.

In his message to the nation on the Chinese New Year, reported by Singapore Radio on 28th January, the Prime Minister, Lee Kuan Yew, pointed out that only 26,000 Chinese babies had been born in the year that was ending, the Year of the Tiger. He expressed the hope “that we can do better in this Year of the Rabbit”.

Direct link Reply with quote

To report site rules violations or get help, contact a site moderator:

Moderator(s) of this forum
Fernanda Rocha[Call to this topic]

You can also contact site staff by submitting a support request »

chinese new year

Advanced search

SDL MultiTerm 2015
Guarantee a unified, consistent and high-quality translation with terminology software.

SDL MultiTerm 2015 allows translators to create one central location to store and manage multilingual terminology, and with SDL MultiTerm Extract 2015 you can automatically create term lists from your existing documentation to save time.

More info »
Protemos translation business management system
Create your account in minutes, and start working! 3-month trial for agencies, and free for freelancers!

The system lets you keep client/vendor database, with contacts and rates, manage projects and assign jobs to vendors, issue invoices, track payments, store and manage project files, generate business reports on turnover profit per client/manager etc.

More info »

All of
  • All of
  • Term search
  • Jobs