"spritsails and bowsails"

Portuguese translation: bujarronas e gibas

GLOSSARY ENTRY (DERIVED FROM QUESTION BELOW)
English term or phrase:"spritsails and bowsails"
Portuguese translation:bujarronas e gibas

10:07 Apr 11, 2005
English to Portuguese translations [PRO]
Ships, Sailing, Maritime
English term or phrase: "spritsails and bowsails"
" - Pile on extra spritsails and bowsails! Hurry!"
OdeteGuimarães
Portugal
Local time: 08:04
bujarronas e gibas
Explanation:
sprit sail = bujarrona, termo mais comum (também giba, estai e polaca, conforme a localização)

Velas que armam no pau da bujarrona (também chamado "pica-peixe)

Ver em:
http://www.ange.pt/ange/5/5.4/5.4.3.asp
Selected response from:

João Roque Dias
Portugal
Local time: 08:04
Grading comment
Muito obrigada pela ajuda e disponibilidade!!
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer



Summary of answers provided
5 +1bujarronas e gibas
João Roque Dias


  

Answers


26 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +1
spritsails and bowsails
bujarronas e gibas


Explanation:
sprit sail = bujarrona, termo mais comum (também giba, estai e polaca, conforme a localização)

Velas que armam no pau da bujarrona (também chamado "pica-peixe)

Ver em:
http://www.ange.pt/ange/5/5.4/5.4.3.asp

João Roque Dias
Portugal
Local time: 08:04
Works in field
Native speaker of: Portuguese
PRO pts in category: 97
Grading comment
Muito obrigada pela ajuda e disponibilidade!!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Ricardo Fonseca: perfeito
1 hr
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)



Login or register (free and only takes a few minutes) to participate in this question.

You will also have access to many other tools and opportunities designed for those who have language-related jobs (or are passionate about them). Participation is free and the site has a strict confidentiality policy.

KudoZ™ translation help

The KudoZ network provides a framework for translators and others to assist each other with translations or explanations of terms and short phrases.


See also:

Your current localization setting

English

Select a language

Term search
  • All of ProZ.com
  • Term search
  • Jobs
  • Forums
  • Multiple search