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English translation: the worm / the earthworm

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Catalan term or phrase:el cuc
English translation:the worm / the earthworm
Entered by: Heathcliff
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06:57 Jun 18, 2001
Catalan to English translations [Non-PRO]
Art/Literary
Catalan term or phrase: el cuc
it is in a catalan song in the phrase "Renat cantarà el cuc i el pardal"
braithwaite
the worm
Explanation:
"el cuc i el pardal" = "the worm and the bird." In this case, the worm is probably an earthworm...

Cheers,
HC
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Heathcliff
United States
Local time: 08:40
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many many thanks - I'm busy translating the catalan songs of Jordi Barre using the catalan and a translation into french. I was convinced that "cuc" must be a cuckoo and not a worm...
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nathe wormHeathcliff


  

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1 hr
the worm


Explanation:
"el cuc i el pardal" = "the worm and the bird." In this case, the worm is probably an earthworm...

Cheers,
HC


    Routledge Catalan/English dictionary (1993)
Heathcliff
United States
Local time: 08:40
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 113
Grading comment
many many thanks - I'm busy translating the catalan songs of Jordi Barre using the catalan and a translation into french. I was convinced that "cuc" must be a cuckoo and not a worm...
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