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English translation: Hoopoe (Upupa epops)

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Slovenian term or phrase:smrdokavra
English translation:Hoopoe (Upupa epops)
Entered by: Ms.Straus
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05:49 Oct 19, 2007
Slovenian to English translations [PRO]
Science - Zoology
Slovenian term or phrase: smerdokavra
I believe it's an animal but I have no idea what's it called in English.
Nigel Cross
Slovenia
Local time: 02:51
Hoopoe (Upupa epops)
Explanation:
They probably meant 'smrdokavra' aka 'vodeb'. It's a bird; compare pictures at the links below and you'll see that hoopoe and your smrdokavra are the same animal.
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Ms.Straus
Slovenia
Local time: 02:51
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4 +1Hoopoe (Upupa epops)
Ms.Straus


  

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7 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
Hoopoe (Upupa epops)


Explanation:
They probably meant 'smrdokavra' aka 'vodeb'. It's a bird; compare pictures at the links below and you'll see that hoopoe and your smrdokavra are the same animal.


    Reference: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hoopoe
    Reference: http://galerija.foto-narava.com/displayimage.php?album=searc...
Ms.Straus
Slovenia
Local time: 02:51
Works in field
Native speaker of: Native in SlovenianSlovenian
PRO pts in category: 10
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Hvala.

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Oct 19, 2007 - Changes made by Ms.Straus:
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