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Lithuanian translation: nesuprantami dalykai

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16:09 May 28, 2002
English to Lithuanian translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: to be greek
to be greek

as in:

Some things were greek to the Greeks.
Dima Malik
Lithuanian translation:nesuprantami dalykai
Explanation:
"to be greek" means to be incomprehensible

Kai kurie dalykai buvo nesuprantami graikams

or even if the proverb means that something is incomprehensible to those who is supposed to understand them, you can say:

Kai kurie dalykai kinams buvo kinų raštas (maybe a silly proposal :))
Selected response from:

Valentinas & Halina Kulinic
Local time: 14:34
Grading comment
Thank you so much! I really appreciate the translation and sorry for the late response. Aciu labai!
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Valentinas & Halina Kulinic


  

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nesuprantami dalykai


Explanation:
"to be greek" means to be incomprehensible

Kai kurie dalykai buvo nesuprantami graikams

or even if the proverb means that something is incomprehensible to those who is supposed to understand them, you can say:

Kai kurie dalykai kinams buvo kinų raštas (maybe a silly proposal :))

Valentinas & Halina Kulinic
Local time: 14:34
Native speaker of: Native in LithuanianLithuanian, Native in UkrainianUkrainian
PRO pts in pair: 36
Grading comment
Thank you so much! I really appreciate the translation and sorry for the late response. Aciu labai!
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