KudoZ home » Dutch to English » Ships, Sailing, Maritime

hak

English translation: heel, skeg

Advertisement

Login or register (free and only takes a few minutes) to participate in this question.

You will also have access to many other tools and opportunities designed for those who have language-related jobs
(or are passionate about them). Participation is free and the site has a strict confidentiality policy.
GLOSSARY ENTRY (DERIVED FROM QUESTION BELOW)
Dutch term or phrase:hak
English translation:heel, skeg
Entered by: Jack den Haan
Options:
- Contribute to this entry
- Include in personal glossary

08:08 Feb 11, 2009
Dutch to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Ships, Sailing, Maritime / description of ship being built
Dutch term or phrase: hak
This is part of the steering gear mentioned along with the rudder trunk, etc.
xxxstephkg
United Kingdom
Local time: 23:28
heel, skeg
Explanation:
Technische woordenboek Scheeps- Regel- Installatietechniek [J. Delévaque]: hak = stevenhak = heel (syn. skeg)
Selected response from:

Jack den Haan
Netherlands
Local time: 00:28
Grading comment
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

Advertisement


Summary of answers provided
4 +4heel, skegJack den Haan


  

Answers


1 hr   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +4
heel, skeg


Explanation:
Technische woordenboek Scheeps- Regel- Installatietechniek [J. Delévaque]: hak = stevenhak = heel (syn. skeg)

Jack den Haan
Netherlands
Local time: 00:28
Native speaker of: Native in DutchDutch, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 85

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Textpertise: heel of the rudder
1 hr
  -> Thanks, Textpertise.

agree  WIDIC
2 hrs
  -> Thanks, K.

agree  Peter van der Hoek
4 hrs
  -> Thanks, Peter.

agree  Erica Magielse
10 hrs
  -> Thanks, Erica.
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)




Return to KudoZ list


Changes made by editors
Feb 19, 2009 - Changes made by Jack den Haan:
Created KOG entryKudoZ term » KOG term


KudoZ™ translation help
The KudoZ network provides a framework for translators and others to assist each other with translations or explanations of terms and short phrases.



See also:



Term search
  • All of ProZ.com
  • Term search
  • Jobs
  • Forums
  • Multiple search