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English translation: paddle tennis

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Spanish term or phrase:padel
English translation:paddle tennis
Entered by: skport
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01:20 Aug 6, 2004
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Sports / Fitness / Recreation
Spanish term or phrase: padel
This is a sport. it might be paddle boarding in English but this is just a guess as i suppose it could also be some specialist canoeing related sport in English.
skport
Brazil
Local time: 12:39
paddle tennis
Explanation:
Webster: paddle tennis
an outdoor game played with paddles and a rubber ball on a raised platform surrounded by a screen, combining elements of tennis, handball, and squash

el link muestra una foto bien descriptiva

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Note added at 28 mins (2004-08-06 01:48:57 GMT)
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http://www.paddletennis.biz/photogallery.htm

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Note added at 38 mins (2004-08-06 01:58:58 GMT)
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apparently it is also referred to as \"padel\" in English, see
http://www.thepaddlecompany.com/padel.htm
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consuelo buitrago
Local time: 11:39
Grading comment
thank you very much indeed. Your comments and references were helpful and very interesting!
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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5 +5paddle tennis
consuelo buitrago


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paddle tennis


Explanation:
Webster: paddle tennis
an outdoor game played with paddles and a rubber ball on a raised platform surrounded by a screen, combining elements of tennis, handball, and squash

el link muestra una foto bien descriptiva

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Note added at 28 mins (2004-08-06 01:48:57 GMT)
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http://www.paddletennis.biz/photogallery.htm

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Note added at 38 mins (2004-08-06 01:58:58 GMT)
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apparently it is also referred to as \"padel\" in English, see
http://www.thepaddlecompany.com/padel.htm


    Reference: http://www.padelfederacion.es/
consuelo buitrago
Local time: 11:39
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in category: 4
Grading comment
thank you very much indeed. Your comments and references were helpful and very interesting!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  NoraBellettieri: it has nothing to do with water!
23 mins
  -> gracias, Nora

agree  Simon Charass
28 mins
  -> gracias, Simon

agree  ojinaga
35 mins
  -> gracias, ojinaga

agree  ceciliar
2 hrs
  -> muchas gracias, Cecilia

agree  JudyK
8 hrs
  -> gracias, JudyK
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