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getnarv

English translation: goatgrain (or goat grain)

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16:47 Apr 4, 2007
Swedish to English translations [PRO]
Textiles / Clothing / Fashion
Swedish term or phrase: getnarv
The context is protective clothing. "Tillverkad av....getnarv".
I've seen references online to "goatgrain" but is this what "getnarv" is, or is it simply "goatskin", or even "kid leather".
Grateful for any advice. Thanks.
Mark Andrew Thompson
United Kingdom
Local time: 09:41
English translation:goatgrain (or goat grain)
Explanation:
Goat grain/goatgrain seems to be what you're looking for. There's a bit of an explanation here: http://www.bindaree.com.au/pricelists/products/gloves_goat.h...
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Clare Barnes
Sweden
Local time: 10:41
Grading comment
Many thanks for this and the very useful references.
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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4 +1goatgrain (or goat grain)
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goatgrain (or goat grain)


Explanation:
Goat grain/goatgrain seems to be what you're looking for. There's a bit of an explanation here: http://www.bindaree.com.au/pricelists/products/gloves_goat.h...


    Reference: http://www.acejackets.com/index.asp?PageAction=VIEWPROD&Prod...
    Reference: http://www.shoebuy.com/rockport-santiago/161486/370244
Clare Barnes
Sweden
Local time: 10:41
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 10
Grading comment
Many thanks for this and the very useful references.

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