Hav- split og dvaergterne / landsvalen

English translation: Arctic Tern, Sandwich Tern, Little Tern, Swallow

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Danish term or phrase:Hav- split og dvaergterne / landsvalen
English translation:Arctic Tern, Sandwich Tern, Little Tern, Swallow
Entered by: smarinella

08:55 Feb 27, 2005
Danish to English translations [PRO]
Zoology
Danish term or phrase: Hav- split og dvaergterne / landsvalen
who can help us with these birds? We need the English, but also the Italian and French form, unfotunately!

In German it should be: Küsten-, Brands- und Zwergschwalben / Landschwalben

It's a website about a Danish island - weare translating it from German into EN,IT and FR

thanks a lot in advance
smarinella
Italy
Local time: 10:57
Arctic Tern, Sandwich Tern, Little Tern, Swallow
Explanation:
French for havterne: Sterne arctique

German for splitterne: Brandseeschwalbe, French: Sterne caugek

German for dværgterne: Zwergseeschwalbe, French: Sterne naine

German for landsvale: Rauchswalbe
French: Hirondelle de cheminée/hirondelle rustique

Source: Ingvald Lieberkind, Dyrenes Verden II and III
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Margit Pehrsson (X)
Local time: 19:27
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5 +3Arctic Tern, Sandwich Tern, Little Tern, Swallow
Margit Pehrsson (X)


  

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Arctic Tern, Sandwich Tern, Little Tern, Swallow


Explanation:
French for havterne: Sterne arctique

German for splitterne: Brandseeschwalbe, French: Sterne caugek

German for dværgterne: Zwergseeschwalbe, French: Sterne naine

German for landsvale: Rauchswalbe
French: Hirondelle de cheminée/hirondelle rustique

Source: Ingvald Lieberkind, Dyrenes Verden II and III


Margit Pehrsson (X)
Local time: 19:27
Native speaker of: Native in DanishDanish
PRO pts in category: 20
Grading comment
tak!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Christine Andersen: I check with Latin names on principle fo rplants and birds etc.: Sterna parasiaea = havterne, Sterna sandvicensis; Sterna albifrons = dværgterne; Hirundo rustica = landsvalen. (Lademanns naturfører: Fugleatlas or lots of other sources)
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agree  lone (X)
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agree  Suzanne Blangsted (X)
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