KudoZ home » English to Arabic » Ships, Sailing, Maritime

angle of heel

Arabic translation: زاوية الميلان

Advertisement

Login or register (free and only takes a few minutes) to participate in this question.

You will also have access to many other tools and opportunities designed for those who have language-related jobs
(or are passionate about them). Participation is free and the site has a strict confidentiality policy.
09:36 Nov 30, 2004
English to Arabic translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Ships, Sailing, Maritime / ships
English term or phrase: angle of heel
most ships go over to an angle of heel and then come back again. That is the ranking movement that is built into the ship.
Rana Iskandarani
Local time: 16:10
Arabic translation:زاوية الميلان
Explanation:
heel of a ship could mean
اسفل الصاري or مؤخر المركب
and heel of a specific ship could also mean
ميلان المركب

so angle of heel could be translated into
زاوية ميلان السفينة او المركب
Selected response from:

jenan
Local time: 17:10
Grading comment
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

Advertisement


Summary of answers provided
3 +1زاوية الميلانjenan


  

Answers


1 hr   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +1
زاوية الميلان


Explanation:
heel of a ship could mean
اسفل الصاري or مؤخر المركب
and heel of a specific ship could also mean
ميلان المركب

so angle of heel could be translated into
زاوية ميلان السفينة او المركب


    Reference: http://search.eb.com/titanic/buoyancy.html
    Reference: http://www.ccga12.org/glossary/?action=term>id=264
jenan
Local time: 17:10
Native speaker of: Native in ArabicArabic
PRO pts in category: 4

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  ArabicSoft: زاويةُ مَيَلانِ - السفينةِ أو القارب
5 hrs
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)




Return to KudoZ list


KudoZ™ translation help
The KudoZ network provides a framework for translators and others to assist each other with translations or explanations of terms and short phrases.



See also:



Term search
  • All of ProZ.com
  • Term search
  • Jobs
  • Forums
  • Multiple search