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French translation: hautbois

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08:38 Feb 18, 2009
English to French translations [PRO]
Music
English term or phrase: fish horn
It seems to be an traditional instrument. Should I say "conque" ? Thanks for your help !
Béatrice DEZERALD
France
Local time: 20:52
French translation:hautbois
Explanation:
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Note added at 9 Min. (2009-02-18 08:47:26 GMT)
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fish horn is the American colloguial term for hautbois
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Ellen Kraus
Austria
Local time: 20:52
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8 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +7
hautbois


Explanation:
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Note added at 9 Min. (2009-02-18 08:47:26 GMT)
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fish horn is the American colloguial term for hautbois

Ellen Kraus
Austria
Local time: 20:52
Does not meet criteria
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in category: 4
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Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  FX Fraipont: http://www.enotes.com/music-encyclopedia/fish-horn
32 mins
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agree  Arnold007
1 hr
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agree  Carmy Tutino
1 hr
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agree  jean-jacques alexandre
1 hr
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agree  Alain Chouraki
1 hr
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agree  Catherine CHAUVIN
5 hrs
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agree  DocteurPC: fish horn = oboe = hautbois (see granddictionnaire.com for a good picture of it)
2 days6 hrs
  -> merci !
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