mouth

16:50 Apr 1, 2018
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English to German translations [PRO]
Marketing - Textiles / Clothing / Fashion / Schuhmode
English term or phrase: mouth
Hallo und frohe Ostern.
Ich habe ein Problem mit dem Begriff "mouth".
Ich habe leider keine Bilder und keinen weiteren Kontext.
Es geht um Schuhe eines italienischen Herstellers. Das es um die neue Kollektion geht, gibt auch noch keine Beschreibungen oder Bilder im Netz.
Danke!


Covered stiletto heel
Three straps with crystal red 'mouths'
Black patent leather sandal with mouths
Women's flat
Mirrored silver patent leather upper
Mirrored silver patent flat sandal with three straps and mouths
Black patent flat sandal with three straps and mouths
Sabina Winkler CAPIRSI
Germany
Local time: 06:47


Summary of answers provided
3Fersenriemen
bluenoric
2Peeptoe
Regina Eichstaedter


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Peeptoe


Explanation:
Im Netz finden sich viele Sandalen mit "Fischkopf" - aber stets schlechte Übersetzungen - auf den Fotos sind immer Peeptoes zu sehen ...

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Note added at 34 mins (2018-04-01 17:25:08 GMT)
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https://www.zalando.de/peeptoe/

Regina Eichstaedter
Local time: 06:47
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
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Fersenriemen


Explanation:
*mouth* is the literal translation for the Italian *bocca* (della scarpa) ie. the opening where one puts the foot, so my first proposal would be Einstiegsöffnung.
However, from the context you provided it looks like they are referring to the heel strap - Fersenriemen - since *mouth* seems to appear only in the description of sandals and also because a shoe without any opening for the foot would be quite useless ;-)


    Reference: http://www.lombardiabeniculturali.it/beni-etnoantropologici/...
bluenoric
Germany
Local time: 06:47
Native speaker of: Native in ItalianItalian
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