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Spanish term or phrase:harticos (Colombian slang)
English translation:many
Entered by: María Eugenia Wachtendorff
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04:30 Nov 2, 2003
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Spanish term or phrase: harticos
From a statement (deposition) regarding the explosion of a bomb in a Colombian town:

"Que en el momento de la explosion habian harticos, unos muchachos que estaban vestidos de blanco los deportistas, ..."

Not clear to me whether "harticos" stands on its own, or the "harticos" are the "muchachos".
Paul Slocomb
Local time: 00:20
quite a few
Explanation:
Hi, Paul. This seems to be slang -like "ahorita". I would say thatt "harticos" stands for "hartos," (colloq. for "muchos").
Hope this helps.
mew


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Note added at 21 mins (2003-11-02 04:52:10 GMT)
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Mira, Paul:

Guerrillero - [ Translate this page ]
... Ellos eran siempre harticos y nosotros pocones y nos tocaba, esperar a una persona que venga y ahí uno es rey, porque el que viene no sabe dónde está lo ...
www.uni-mainz.de/~cbernal/Guerri.htm - 13k - Cached - Similar pages

\"harticos\" - slang for \"hartos,\" a colloquial expression meaning \"muchos\"

\"pocones\" - slang for \"pocos\"

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Note added at 28 mins (2003-11-02 04:58:58 GMT)
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IN SPAIN THEY USE \"HARTICOS\" WITH A DIFFERENT MEANING: \"HARTOS\" (FED-UP). SEE THESE EXAMPLES:

Portal del Agua - [ Translate this page ]
... Harticos estamos [02/02/2001]. Re: Re: Los Aragoneses nos cagamos
en Dios todos los dias. Hoy con más razon. - KINBI [08/02/2002 ...
www.portalagua.com/servlet/ aguaportal.H2OServlet?METHOD=EXPANDEFORO&idMensaje=AAFO - 16k - Cached - Similar pages

PrimiRock - [ Translate this page ]
... Bien, este es un grupo que sentó bases, eran extremadamente rockeros para su época, entonces en sus conciertos abundaban los Hippys harticos de LDS y ...
www.granaheavy.com/primirock.htm - 30k - Cached - Similar pages

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María Eugenia Wachtendorff
Chile
Local time: 02:20
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3 +4quite a few
María Eugenia Wachtendorff


  

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14 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +4
quite a few


Explanation:
Hi, Paul. This seems to be slang -like "ahorita". I would say thatt "harticos" stands for "hartos," (colloq. for "muchos").
Hope this helps.
mew


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Note added at 21 mins (2003-11-02 04:52:10 GMT)
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Mira, Paul:

Guerrillero - [ Translate this page ]
... Ellos eran siempre harticos y nosotros pocones y nos tocaba, esperar a una persona que venga y ahí uno es rey, porque el que viene no sabe dónde está lo ...
www.uni-mainz.de/~cbernal/Guerri.htm - 13k - Cached - Similar pages

\"harticos\" - slang for \"hartos,\" a colloquial expression meaning \"muchos\"

\"pocones\" - slang for \"pocos\"

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Note added at 28 mins (2003-11-02 04:58:58 GMT)
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IN SPAIN THEY USE \"HARTICOS\" WITH A DIFFERENT MEANING: \"HARTOS\" (FED-UP). SEE THESE EXAMPLES:

Portal del Agua - [ Translate this page ]
... Harticos estamos [02/02/2001]. Re: Re: Los Aragoneses nos cagamos
en Dios todos los dias. Hoy con más razon. - KINBI [08/02/2002 ...
www.portalagua.com/servlet/ aguaportal.H2OServlet?METHOD=EXPANDEFORO&idMensaje=AAFO - 16k - Cached - Similar pages

PrimiRock - [ Translate this page ]
... Bien, este es un grupo que sentó bases, eran extremadamente rockeros para su época, entonces en sus conciertos abundaban los Hippys harticos de LDS y ...
www.granaheavy.com/primirock.htm - 30k - Cached - Similar pages



María Eugenia Wachtendorff
Chile
Local time: 02:20
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 3879

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Susana Galilea: cuidadico con esas referencias, comadre, que luego dicen que los españoles somos mal hablados ;)
2 hrs
  -> De veras son la gente más mal hablada que he visto y oído en toda mi vida, ¡pa'qué te digo que no, si sí! Pero hay algunos que tienen mucha gracia para maldecir, y he terminado riéndome en sus caras al verlos furiosos...

agree  luciasan
5 hrs

agree  Gordana Podvezanec
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agree  Sp-EnTranslator
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