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horen, zien en zwijgen

French translation: entendre, voir et se taire

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Dutch term or phrase:horen, zien en zwijgen
French translation:entendre, voir et se taire
Entered by: Antoinette Verburg
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12:36 Mar 16, 2002
Dutch to French translations [Non-PRO]
Art/Literary / proverbs
Dutch term or phrase: horen, zien en zwijgen
horen, zien en zwijgen
van halen
entendre, voir et se taire
Explanation:
'In de Franse loges werd in die tijd dan ook de trits 'Entendre, Voir et Se Taire' gelanceerd, het 'Horen, Zien en Zwijgen', dat ook in ons land in de beeldjes van de drie aapjes in menig arbeidersgezin gesymboliseerd werd' (zie referentie)
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Antoinette Verburg
Netherlands
Local time: 04:21
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4 +3entendre, voir et se taire
Antoinette Verburg


  

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10 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +3
entendre, voir et se taire


Explanation:
'In de Franse loges werd in die tijd dan ook de trits 'Entendre, Voir et Se Taire' gelanceerd, het 'Horen, Zien en Zwijgen', dat ook in ons land in de beeldjes van de drie aapjes in menig arbeidersgezin gesymboliseerd werd' (zie referentie)


    Reference: http://www.dsdelft.nl/~silentium/silentium/historie.html
Antoinette Verburg
Netherlands
Local time: 04:21
Native speaker of: Native in DutchDutch

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