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22:19 Apr 3, 2008
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Dutch to English translations [Non-PRO]
Slang
Dutch term or phrase: brilslang
Kunnen brilslangen lezen?
Lianne van de Ven
United States
Local time: 08:36
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Summary of answers provided
5 +1spectacled cobra
vic voskuil
4 +1Indian Cobradrboer


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58 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
Indian Cobra


Explanation:
Men kan blijkbaar ook Indian Cobra gebruiken (+ nog een paar namen).. Ik heb weer 2 nieuwe dingen geleerd vandaag....


    Reference: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Indian_Cobra
drboer
Local time: 14:36
Native speaker of: Native in DutchDutch

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Henk Peelen: vermoedelijk alleen Indo-Europese talen
4 hrs
  -> Het lijkt erop, ja. Veel zal afhangen van de genus en de soort. Ik weet helaas niet hoe de soort die lezen kan heet :).
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18 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +1
spectacled cobra


Explanation:
http://www.google.nl/search?hl=nl&q=spectacled-cobra&btnG=Zo...
I knew this bit of useless information would come in handy one day :-)

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Note added at 9 hrs (2008-04-04 07:55:23 GMT)
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geen idee hoe het met het zeekoetje zit, die kwam niet voor in het spektabelverhaal met de cobra (maar het is al lang geleden en we waren vrij lam...)

vic voskuil
Netherlands
Local time: 14:36
Works in field
Native speaker of: Native in DutchDutch
Notes to answerer
Asker: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Image:Indian_Binocellate_Cobra.JPG Maar waarom heet een gebrilde zeekoet dan een "bridled guillemot?"

Asker: En voor Ken: That I have heard of not no

Asker: Sssiissss wasssss the mosssst bessssspectacled sssmiling sssssnake.


Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Henk Peelen: zal wel een vraagje van Bush / CIA zijn, dadelijk willen ze weten hoe het zit met oorlammen
4 hrs
  -> ssssshhh :)
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