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03:39 Aug 1, 2004
French to English translations [PRO]
Geography
French term or phrase: St. Mihiel
Does Mihiel translate into English?
M. Ross
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Summary of answers provided
5 +10St. Mihiel
Maria Luisa Duarte


Discussion entries: 2





  

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6 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +10
St. Mihiel


Explanation:
No! you should leave as St. Mihiel.


Definition: [n] a battle in the Meuse-Argonne operation in World War I (1918); the battle in which American troops launched their first offensive in France

Synonyms: Saint-Mihiel, St Mihiel


Maria Luisa Duarte
Spain
Local time: 18:08
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in PortuguesePortuguese
Grading comment
What is the English equivalent of Mihiel? I thought Michael was Michele?

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Sarah Downing: Try looking on the net, M. Ross, because there are loads of English hits for this - Mihiel is not Michael or Michel (you're probably thinking of Mont St. Michel)
9 mins
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agree  Allan Jeffs: Agree entirely
2 hrs
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agree  Brian Gaffney
4 hrs
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agree  xxxACOZ: Famous for the Saint-Mihiel Salient, the site of the battle Maria mentioned.
4 hrs
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agree  Vicky Papaprodromou
5 hrs
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agree  verbis
5 hrs
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agree  Jonathan MacKerron: Chef-lieu de canton de la Meuse, sur la Meuse ; 5 344 habitants
8 hrs
  -> Thank You Very Much ! MLD

agree  1045
9 hrs
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agree  NancyLynn
10 hrs
  -> Thank You Very Much ! MLD

agree  Aisha Maniar
10 hrs
  -> Thank You Very Much ! MLD
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