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English translation: nettle tree (Celtis australis)

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Catalan term or phrase:lledoner
English translation:nettle tree (Celtis australis)
Entered by: Sheila Hardie
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22:30 Oct 15, 2002
Catalan to English translations [PRO]
/ trees
Catalan term or phrase: Almeces
A type of tree which is very common in Barcelona, along with the plane,(upon which the rain in spain mainly falls).
Martin Moore
Spain
Local time: 16:09
the nettle tree (Celtis australis)
Explanation:
It has several names in English - the one I most commonly use is nettle tree.

HTH


Sheila


Campaña bosque autóctono 1998. APNAL
... Los participantes siembran en los márgenes del barranco, majuelos (Crataegus
monogyna), Almeces (Celtis australis) y madroños (Arbutus unedo). ...
www.internatura.uji.es/campanya/bosque.html - 18k - En caché - Páginas similares


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Celtis australis

nettle tree; Mediterranean hackberry; lote tree; honeyberry

Species Record #: gw1008818

[See Page for Genus Celtis]     [List All Plants in this Genus]

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Note added at 2002-10-15 22:47:41 (GMT)
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BTW, in Catalan this tree is normally called lledoner.


Obres al districte Sarrià-Sant Gervasi
... enllumenat nou i plantació d\'arbrat de dues espècies diferenciades: pisardis (Prunus
Cerasifera) a la banda de muntanya i lledoners (Celtis Australis) a la ...
www.bcn.es/sarria-santgervasi/catala/cobres.htm - 26k - En caché - Páginas similares
[ Más resultados de www.bcn.es ]
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Sheila Hardie
Spain
Local time: 16:09
Grading comment
moltes merces yet again... lledoner.. I now suspect almeces to be a castilian infiltrator, there's no stopping these intellectuals, you never know what rubbish is going to come out next,aargh.
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4 +1the nettle tree (Celtis australis)
Sheila Hardie


  

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13 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
the nettle tree (Celtis australis)


Explanation:
It has several names in English - the one I most commonly use is nettle tree.

HTH


Sheila


Campaña bosque autóctono 1998. APNAL
... Los participantes siembran en los márgenes del barranco, majuelos (Crataegus
monogyna), Almeces (Celtis australis) y madroños (Arbutus unedo). ...
www.internatura.uji.es/campanya/bosque.html - 18k - En caché - Páginas similares


------------------------------------------------------------------------
Celtis australis

nettle tree; Mediterranean hackberry; lote tree; honeyberry

Species Record #: gw1008818

[See Page for Genus Celtis]     [List All Plants in this Genus]

--------------------------------------------------
Note added at 2002-10-15 22:47:41 (GMT)
--------------------------------------------------

BTW, in Catalan this tree is normally called lledoner.


Obres al districte Sarrià-Sant Gervasi
... enllumenat nou i plantació d\'arbrat de dues espècies diferenciades: pisardis (Prunus
Cerasifera) a la banda de muntanya i lledoners (Celtis Australis) a la ...
www.bcn.es/sarria-santgervasi/catala/cobres.htm - 26k - En caché - Páginas similares
[ Más resultados de www.bcn.es ]


    Reference: http://hortiplex.gardenweb.com/plants/p1/gw1008818.html
Sheila Hardie
Spain
Local time: 16:09
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 765
Grading comment
moltes merces yet again... lledoner.. I now suspect almeces to be a castilian infiltrator, there's no stopping these intellectuals, you never know what rubbish is going to come out next,aargh.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Berni Armstrong: If Sheila says its that you can count on it :-)
11 hrs
  -> thanks, Bernie, that's kind of you:-)) in fact, I've only heard lledoner in Catalan, but there are loads of these around where I live:-)
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