jacks

Polish translation: walety

11:48 Feb 21, 2001
English to Polish translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: jacks
with regard to casino games
Lukasz
Polish translation:walety
Explanation:
If we're talking about card games, jacks are WALETY, nie pieniędze as Natalie suggested. Just as queens are DAMY, kings - KRÓLE.
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George Fabian
Local time: 11:49
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Nie o 'walety' chodzi - nie pasuje to do kontekstu zdania... wydaje mi sie ze chodzi o jakies automaty do gry (jednoreki bandyta). No ale dziekuje za dobre checi :)
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naWalety
agata
nawalety
George Fabian
napieniadze
Natalie


  

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13 mins
pieniadze


Explanation:
pieniadze (amer.slang), czyli forsa, mamona, baksy, "zielone" itp

Natalie
Poland
Local time: 11:49
Native speaker of: Native in RussianRussian
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41 mins
walety


Explanation:
If we're talking about card games, jacks are WALETY, nie pieniędze as Natalie suggested. Just as queens are DAMY, kings - KRÓLE.

George Fabian
Local time: 11:49
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in PolishPolish
PRO pts in pair: 292
Grading comment
Nie o 'walety' chodzi - nie pasuje to do kontekstu zdania... wydaje mi sie ze chodzi o jakies automaty do gry (jednoreki bandyta). No ale dziekuje za dobre checi :)
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10 hrs
Walety


Explanation:
Gfabian is most definately right there.

agata
Local time: 11:49
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in PolishPolish
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