outport communities

French translation: communautés portuaires

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English term or phrase:outport communities
French translation:communautés portuaires
Entered by: Améline Néreaud

15:02 Apr 19, 2005
English to French translations [PRO]
Tourism & Travel
English term or phrase: outport communities
See the Peninsula, with it scenic bays and picturesque outport communities.
Améline Néreaud
France
Local time: 18:29
petites communautés portuaires pittoresques
Explanation:
"Outport" : "port secondaire", d'après le GDT

Il semble que l'on insiste ici sur l'aspect pittoresque et petit, charmant.

Donc :
picturesque outport communities
>>>
petites communautés portuaires pittoresques
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Joëlle Bouille
Belgium
Local time: 18:29
Grading comment
merci!!
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer



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4 +3petites communautés portuaires pittoresques
Joëlle Bouille


  

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picturesque outport communities
petites communautés portuaires pittoresques


Explanation:
"Outport" : "port secondaire", d'après le GDT

Il semble que l'on insiste ici sur l'aspect pittoresque et petit, charmant.

Donc :
picturesque outport communities
>>>
petites communautés portuaires pittoresques

Joëlle Bouille
Belgium
Local time: 18:29
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in category: 12
Grading comment
merci!!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  writeaway: but since the English too is Canadian it's safest to use the official Canadian translation of outport =port secondaire (unless the text will never be used in Canada)
14 mins

agree  Francine Alloncle
2 hrs

agree  elysee: bon raisonnement = petites communautés portuaires pittoresques
6 hrs
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