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coming out ball

French translation: bal des débutantes

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English term or phrase:coming out ball
French translation:bal des débutantes
Entered by: KAREN RIGGIO
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13:16 Feb 18, 2005
English to French translations [PRO]
Cinema, Film, TV, Drama / sous titre
English term or phrase: coming out ball
she wear black satin at her "coming out ball"
pouvez-vous m'aider à traduire cette expression tirée d'un sous titre de film, l'action se déroule en 1870.
KAREN RIGGIO
France
Local time: 23:49
bal des débutantes
Explanation:
A ball where young girls are officially presented to high society.

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Note added at 12 mins (2005-02-18 13:29:00 GMT)
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http://www.elle.com/article.asp?article_id=4105§ion_id=3...

And it\'s in the glossary already.

http://www.proz.com/?sp=h&id=908284
Selected response from:

Gayle Wallimann
Local time: 23:49
Grading comment
merci beaucoup,
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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4 +3bal des débutantes
Gayle Wallimann


  

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8 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +3
bal des débutantes


Explanation:
A ball where young girls are officially presented to high society.

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Note added at 12 mins (2005-02-18 13:29:00 GMT)
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http://www.elle.com/article.asp?article_id=4105§ion_id=3...

And it\'s in the glossary already.

http://www.proz.com/?sp=h&id=908284


    Reference: http://www.evalentin.com/mag/evmag5newsshow.jsp?newsid=49
Gayle Wallimann
Local time: 23:49
Works in field
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 8
Grading comment
merci beaucoup,

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Katy Plokarz
54 mins
  -> Merci, Katy.

agree  1045
1 hr
  -> Merci!

agree  Francine Alloncle
4 hrs
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