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16:18 Nov 21, 2004
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Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Art/Literary - Art, Arts & Crafts, Painting / Juguetes
Spanish term or phrase: capirucha
Capirucha: en México es una acrobacia que se hace con el balero (creo que el balero está ensartado y luego con un movimiento se lanza al aire y vuelve a caer en el mismo lugar. Sé que es misión casi imposible, sobre todo porque el balero en los países de habla inglesa no es igual, he visto que utilizan un balero que es como una bolita y un cono. Si alguien sabe un término que pueda quedar...
TradMe
Mexico


Summary of answers provided
5 +1cup-and-ball toy
Ines Garcia Botana
5bilboquetJane Lamb-Ruiz
4capiruchu
Jezicar


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1 hr   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
capiruchu


Explanation:
Bueno según el diccionario de Collins, capiruchu - is a child´s toy consisting of wooden cup and ball. Entocnes la palabra es casi la misma. A ver si le ayuda...saludos

Jezicar
Local time: 20:18
Native speaker of: Native in SwedishSwedish, Native in Serbo-CroatSerbo-Croat
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Lo siento, el juguete es claro, pero pregunto por la maniobra o habilidad de jugar con él de esa manera.
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Comment: Lo siento, el juguete es claro, pero pregunto por la maniobra o habilidad de jugar con él de esa manera.

4 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +1
cup-and-ball toy


Explanation:
así lo conozco yo al balero.


Ines Garcia Botana
Local time: 15:18
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish

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agree  Jane Lamb-Ruiz
18 hrs
  -> Thank you, Jane :-)
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4 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5
bilboquet


Explanation:
<IN French AND INVENTED by themm ball and toy is Right...

no es qcrobacia....that,s ,misleading

Jane Lamb-Ruiz
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Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in PortuguesePortuguese
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