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это мой сыновний долг перед памятью отца

English translation: this is the filial duty owed to my father's memory

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Russian term or phrase:это мой сыновний долг перед памятью отца
English translation:this is the filial duty owed to my father's memory
Entered by: Mauricio Vicente
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15:29 Mar 28, 2003
Russian to English translations [Non-PRO]
Art/Literary
Russian term or phrase: это мой сыновний долг перед памятью отца
речь идет о расследовании, проводимом сыном...
Mark Vaintroub
Canada
Local time: 05:49
this is the filial duty due to my father's memory
Explanation:
I'd do it that way.
Selected response from:

xxxJoeYeckley
Grading comment
That was my version as well. Just needed a confirmation.
THANX!
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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4 +5this is the filial duty due to my father's memoryxxxJoeYeckley


  

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2 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +5
this is the filial duty due to my father's memory


Explanation:
I'd do it that way.

xxxJoeYeckley
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in pair: 971
Grading comment
That was my version as well. Just needed a confirmation.
THANX!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Yuri Smirnov: a son's duty
1 min
  -> Yes, there are several variants. I like the high style of filial in this sort of tribute.

agree  Kirill Semenov
2 mins
  -> Thanks, Kirill.

agree  Sergey Strakhov: filial - in this context sounds great!
10 mins
  -> Thanks. Amended to say "duty owed," rather than the awkward "duty due"

agree  xxxrosalia
54 mins

agree  Сергей Лузан
1 day17 hrs
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