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English translation: ... or better put, the cuddy

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16:42 Aug 19, 2002
Swedish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering / segling
Swedish term or phrase: rättare kappen
Ruffen, eller rättare kappen duger likväl att sova i för två med måttliga anspråk på komfort
David Rumsey
Canada
Local time: 09:59
English translation:... or better put, the cuddy
Explanation:
The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.

kapp - cuddy (Einar Engström Teknisk ordbok)

NOUN: Inflected forms: pl. cud·dies
1. Nautical A small cabin or the cook's galley on a ship. 2. A small room, cupboard, or closet.

rufflucka - companionway

The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.

companionway

NOUN: Nautical A staircase leading from a deck to the cabins or area below.
ETYMOLOGY: From companion, framed windows above a hatchway, companionway, probably alteration of obsolete Dutch kompanje, from Old French compagne, steward's cabin, storeroom, from Old Italian (camera della) compagna, (cabin for) provisions, pantry, from Vulgar Latin...




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Note added at 2002-08-19 18:07:23 (GMT)
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Boating: Boat Tests: Boat Test: Maxum 2300 SC
... Realistically, how often will you actually sleep aboard a 24\' cuddy cabin boat? Once? Twice? The 2300 SC\'s cabin will make that ...
http://www.boatingmag.com/boattests/boattests.html?BTestID=9... (Search within this site)


Sportsboat & Rib Magazine - Boat Tests - Larson 200 SEi
... some designs, Larson have chosen not to make the boat ... mattressed platform which is certainly large enough to sleep on ... but getting into the cuddy with the bed in ...
http://www.sportsboat.co.uk/tests/larson_200sei.shtml


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Gunilla Zedigh
Germany
Local time: 18:59
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... or better put, the cuddy


Explanation:
The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.

kapp - cuddy (Einar Engström Teknisk ordbok)

NOUN: Inflected forms: pl. cud·dies
1. Nautical A small cabin or the cook's galley on a ship. 2. A small room, cupboard, or closet.

rufflucka - companionway

The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.

companionway

NOUN: Nautical A staircase leading from a deck to the cabins or area below.
ETYMOLOGY: From companion, framed windows above a hatchway, companionway, probably alteration of obsolete Dutch kompanje, from Old French compagne, steward's cabin, storeroom, from Old Italian (camera della) compagna, (cabin for) provisions, pantry, from Vulgar Latin...




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Note added at 2002-08-19 18:07:23 (GMT)
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Boating: Boat Tests: Boat Test: Maxum 2300 SC
... Realistically, how often will you actually sleep aboard a 24\' cuddy cabin boat? Once? Twice? The 2300 SC\'s cabin will make that ...
http://www.boatingmag.com/boattests/boattests.html?BTestID=9... (Search within this site)


Sportsboat & Rib Magazine - Boat Tests - Larson 200 SEi
... some designs, Larson have chosen not to make the boat ... mattressed platform which is certainly large enough to sleep on ... but getting into the cuddy with the bed in ...
http://www.sportsboat.co.uk/tests/larson_200sei.shtml




Gunilla Zedigh
Germany
Local time: 18:59
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 25

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