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|English to French translations [Non-PRO]|
|English term or phrase: goalie|
6 mins confidence: peer agreement (net): +1
gardien de but(s)
gardien de but s CORRECT,MASC
gardien de buts s TRANSL. SOURCE,MASC
portier s CORRECT,MASC,FRANCE
DEF - Joueur désigné comme tel dans le rapport de la partie et qui se distingue par le port d'un équipement spécial réglementaire et jouit de certains privilèges; il est chargé d'empêcher que la rondelle ne pénètre dans les buts. s
goalkeeper s CORRECT
goaltender s CORRECT
goalie s CORRECT
netminder s CORRECT
goaler s CORRECT
CONT - A goalkeeper is a person designated as such on the game report who is identified by the use of special and legal equipment and privileges to prevent the puck from entering the net. s
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Goalie is a more familiar form of goalkeeper. Similar to saying keeper. I would therefore not use gardien de but to stickk with the original more colloquial French version but go for the more familiar term gardien.
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