ekipas

18:48 Jan 7, 2020
English to Portuguese translations [PRO]
Environment & Ecology
English term or phrase: ekipas
trade in individually marked and certified ekipas incorporated in finished jewellery for non-commercial purposes for Namibia and ivory carvings for non-commercial purposes for Zimbabwe;
Auristela Marina Genaro
Local time: 00:45


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5 +3ekipas
Sergio Carré


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9 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +3
ekipas


Explanation:
Ekipa é um artesanato típico da Namíbia, utilizando marfim para produzir amuletos. Assim, não é uma palavra que se traduza.

Example sentence(s):
  • "The traditional Ekipa amulets are carved from ivory."

    Reference: http://www.kirikara.com/ekipa.html
Sergio Carré
Brazil
Local time: 00:45
Native speaker of: Native in PortuguesePortuguese
PRO pts in category: 4
Notes to answerer
Asker: Olá Sérgio! Nossa, procurei muito no google e não encontrei nenhuma referência ao amuleto! Muito obrigada!


Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Nick Taylor: Africa | "ekipa" ornaments from the Ovambo people Namibia | Ivory, bone, shell…
1 min
  -> Obrigado, Nick.

agree  Teresa Borges
38 mins
  -> Muito obrigado, Teresa!

agree  expressisverbis
3 hrs
  -> Muito obrigado!
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