boom box

German translation: Boom Box

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English term or phrase:boom box
German translation:Boom Box
Entered by: Elvira Schmid

09:10 Apr 21, 2005
English to German translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Electronics / Elect Eng / MP3-Player
English term or phrase: boom box
Als Klingelton eines MP3-Players.
Ist das ein bestimmter Lautsprecher oder würdet Ihr es so lassen?
Elvira Schmid
Italy
Local time: 04:00
So lassen
Explanation:
Gibt es auch so im Deutschen.

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Note added at 7 mins (2005-04-21 09:17:35 GMT)
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Ingo Dierkschnieder
United Kingdom
Local time: 03:00
Grading comment
Danke
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So lassen


Explanation:
Gibt es auch so im Deutschen.

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Note added at 7 mins (2005-04-21 09:17:35 GMT)
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6100 Google-Hits.


    Reference: http://www.pearl.de/p/PE4631-Boom-Boom-Box.html
Ingo Dierkschnieder
United Kingdom
Local time: 03:00
Works in field
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in category: 68
Grading comment
Danke

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
neutral  Klaus Herrmann: Nicht dass ich ohne Kontext einen besseren Vorschlag hätte, aber der überwältigende Teil der deutschen Treffer beschreibt ein portables, lautes CD-Abspielgerät, AKA Ghettoblaster? Wie kann das den klingetönen?
4 mins
  -> Hmm, vielleicht simuliert der Klingelton einen Ghettoblaster und ist einfach nur laut? Ich denke, es handelt sich um eine Art Techno-Sound.

agree  VerenaH (X)
1 hr
  -> Danke.
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