branchidae

Romanian translation: Branhizi

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English term or phrase:branchidae
Romanian translation:Branhizi
Entered by: Andrei Albu

08:03 Apr 4, 2005
English to Romanian translations [PRO]
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English term or phrase: branchidae
The residents identified themselves as descendants of the Branchidae, the family of priests who were the guardians of the famous oracle at Didyma.

În italiană se numesc "Branchidi"
(... dunque, dell'istituzione dell'oracolo milesio di Apollo da parte della dinastia
sacerdotale dei Branchidi, che prende origine dal favorito del dio.)

Există şi o "localizare" în română? Am căutat prin enciclopedii, tratate de istorie etc., dar nu am găsit...
Andrei Albu
Romania
Local time: 08:09
Branhizi
Explanation:
The unarmed Branchidae welcomed Alexander, and immediately surrendered their city to him, holding olive branches out so his men could see their intentions.

Poate ii gasesti intr-un dictionar sau o lucrare de mitologie - numele lor vine de la Bronhos, un favorit al zeului Apollo.
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Maricica W.
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Mulţumesc, Veronica, nu i-am găsit nicăieri în română, dar răspunsul tău e pertinent.
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Branhizi


Explanation:
The unarmed Branchidae welcomed Alexander, and immediately surrendered their city to him, holding olive branches out so his men could see their intentions.

Poate ii gasesti intr-un dictionar sau o lucrare de mitologie - numele lor vine de la Bronhos, un favorit al zeului Apollo.



    Reference: http://www.mpt.org/programsinterests/mpt/alexander/journey/e...
Maricica W.
Native speaker of: Native in RomanianRomanian
PRO pts in category: 4
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Mulţumesc, Veronica, nu i-am găsit nicăieri în română, dar răspunsul tău e pertinent.

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