لقاق

English translation: talkative/garrulous/loquacious/chatterbox/prattler/babbler

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Arabic term or phrase:لقاق
English translation:talkative/garrulous/loquacious/chatterbox/prattler/babbler
Entered by: Nadia Ayoub

21:22 Apr 20, 2011
Arabic to English translations [PRO]
Social Sciences - Slang / Libyan
Arabic term or phrase: لقاق
used to describe a mercenary soldier

Many thanks for your ideas.
Maureen Millington-Brodie
United Kingdom
Local time: 15:39
talkative/garrulous/loquacious/chatterbox/prattler/babbler
Explanation:
رجل لَقاقٌ بقَاقٌ أَي كثير الكلام،
http://www.baheth.info/all.jsp?term=لقاق
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Nadia Ayoub
Egypt
Local time: 17:39
Grading comment
Many thanks for your ideas, I went for prattling in the end, given the context.
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4talkative/garrulous/loquacious/chatterbox/prattler/babbler
Nadia Ayoub


  

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talkative/garrulous/loquacious/chatterbox/prattler/babbler


Explanation:
رجل لَقاقٌ بقَاقٌ أَي كثير الكلام،
http://www.baheth.info/all.jsp?term=لقاق

Nadia Ayoub
Egypt
Local time: 17:39
Native speaker of: Arabic
PRO pts in category: 4
Grading comment
Many thanks for your ideas, I went for prattling in the end, given the context.
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