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colar "ula-ula", tipo havaiano

English translation: lei

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Portuguese term or phrase:colar "ula-ula", tipo havaiano
English translation:lei
Entered by: Sormane Fitzgerald Gomes
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19:57 Feb 14, 2005
Portuguese to English translations [Non-PRO]
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Portuguese term or phrase: colar "ula-ula", tipo havaiano
talking about how a guy sees himself in five years from now: rich, relaxing by the swimming pool, with the "ula-ula" around his neck.

Thank you
Beta Cummins
United States
Local time: 05:19
lei
Explanation:
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Note added at 3 mins (2005-02-14 20:00:46 GMT)
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Gecko Farms: Fresh Hawaiian leis and tropical flowers including... A lei in Hawaii is far more than the flowers it is made of - it represents your feelings of love and congratulation, your good wishes and your love. ...
www.geckofarms.com/ - 17k

For pictures:

Leis. (Click on image for a better view.). ... Back to Images of Hawaii. COPYRIGHT WARNING. Please know that the copyrighted images on this ...
www.alternative-hawaii.com/anncecil/leis.htm - 5k


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Note added at 5 mins (2005-02-14 20:02:46 GMT)
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Hawaiian Leis by Royal Hawaiian Lei!... Gifts, Hawaiian Leis Shipped, Flower Leis, Hawaiian Wedding Leis, Graduation Leis, Valentine Flowers, Mothers Day Lei, Mothers Day Gifts, Fresh Hawaiian Lei. ...
royalhawaiianleis.com/ - 10k

LARGE. ROSE/ORCHIDS LEI NECKLACELARGE. ROSE/ORCHIDS LEI NECKLACE. LEI-8 LG. ROSE/ORCHIDS LEI NECKLACE-12.00 PER DOZEN. Return To Lei Page. WHOLESALE ONLY-NO RETAIL SALES. BARRY-OWEN CO., INC. ...
www.barryowen.com/girls/lei/lei_8.html

You\'d say...

a HAWAIIAN LEI or
a LEI NECKLACE

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HERE

Ogden \"Denny\" Lewis: A Tribute - Harvard Independent - News
... Steven Ujifusa \'01. The first time I went to an Indy happy hour, I saw before me a tall guy in a Hawaiian shirt, wearing a lei around his neck. ...
www.harvardindependent.com/news/2001/ 11/29/News/Ogden.denny.Lewis.A.Tribute-154091.shtml - 46k

Everybody knows what a \'lei\' is here in the US.
You could say...

wearing a lei around his neck or

wearing a hawaiian lei around his neck

to be more specific.
Selected response from:

Sormane Fitzgerald Gomes
United States
Local time: 05:19
Grading comment
Beautiful!!! Thank you Sormane ;)
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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colar
lei


Explanation:
.

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Note added at 3 mins (2005-02-14 20:00:46 GMT)
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Gecko Farms: Fresh Hawaiian leis and tropical flowers including... A lei in Hawaii is far more than the flowers it is made of - it represents your feelings of love and congratulation, your good wishes and your love. ...
www.geckofarms.com/ - 17k

For pictures:

Leis. (Click on image for a better view.). ... Back to Images of Hawaii. COPYRIGHT WARNING. Please know that the copyrighted images on this ...
www.alternative-hawaii.com/anncecil/leis.htm - 5k


--------------------------------------------------
Note added at 5 mins (2005-02-14 20:02:46 GMT)
--------------------------------------------------

Hawaiian Leis by Royal Hawaiian Lei!... Gifts, Hawaiian Leis Shipped, Flower Leis, Hawaiian Wedding Leis, Graduation Leis, Valentine Flowers, Mothers Day Lei, Mothers Day Gifts, Fresh Hawaiian Lei. ...
royalhawaiianleis.com/ - 10k

LARGE. ROSE/ORCHIDS LEI NECKLACELARGE. ROSE/ORCHIDS LEI NECKLACE. LEI-8 LG. ROSE/ORCHIDS LEI NECKLACE-12.00 PER DOZEN. Return To Lei Page. WHOLESALE ONLY-NO RETAIL SALES. BARRY-OWEN CO., INC. ...
www.barryowen.com/girls/lei/lei_8.html

You\'d say...

a HAWAIIAN LEI or
a LEI NECKLACE

--------------------------------------------------
Note added at 9 mins (2005-02-14 20:07:31 GMT) Post-grading
--------------------------------------------------

HERE

Ogden \"Denny\" Lewis: A Tribute - Harvard Independent - News
... Steven Ujifusa \'01. The first time I went to an Indy happy hour, I saw before me a tall guy in a Hawaiian shirt, wearing a lei around his neck. ...
www.harvardindependent.com/news/2001/ 11/29/News/Ogden.denny.Lewis.A.Tribute-154091.shtml - 46k

Everybody knows what a \'lei\' is here in the US.
You could say...

wearing a lei around his neck or

wearing a hawaiian lei around his neck

to be more specific.


Sormane Fitzgerald Gomes
United States
Local time: 05:19
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PRO pts in category: 91
Grading comment
Beautiful!!! Thank you Sormane ;)

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