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English translation: frigate mackerel

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Spanish term or phrase:melba
English translation:frigate mackerel
Entered by: Trudy Peters
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11:53 Oct 28, 2002
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
/ Spanish tapas
Spanish term or phrase: melba
melba sevillana... Spanish tapas
Mary Bauer
Spain
Local time: 01:10
Frigate Mackerel
Explanation:
I'm pretty sure this is a typo for Melva, given in my little gastronomy dict as Frigate Mackerel. Fishbase is down so I can't check.
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MJ Barber
Spain
Local time: 01:10
Grading comment
thanks coming from Sevilla it must be some tasty seafood dish!
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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4 +1Frigate Mackerel
MJ Barber


  

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33 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
Frigate Mackerel


Explanation:
I'm pretty sure this is a typo for Melva, given in my little gastronomy dict as Frigate Mackerel. Fishbase is down so I can't check.

MJ Barber
Spain
Local time: 01:10
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in pair: 891
Grading comment
thanks coming from Sevilla it must be some tasty seafood dish!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Dan McGaffey: Nellie Melba was a famous soprano, In the USA we have melba toast that is named after her
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