Mermaid Cocktail Parties

15:16 May 23, 2018
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English term or phrase: Mermaid Cocktail Parties
Se trata de una serie de actividades en un resort
Jairo Payan
Local time: 06:38

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2fiestas de tritones // fiestas de sirenas y tritones
Beatriz Ramírez de Haro
1cóctel de sirenas - fiesta de sirenos
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Taña Dalglish

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mermaid cocktail parties
cóctel de sirenas - fiesta de sirenos


Siguiendo lo que aporta Taña, aporto un par de ideas...

Ahora que la gramática se va a ver influida por los colectivos LGTB, con todos mis respetos, la RAE debería incluir el género masmenino y el feculino, y los números plugular y sinral.

Digo esto, para que el número no se sienta discriminado por el género... Y mucho menos la númera y la génera.

Espero que cuando menos lo que aporto sirva de ayuda, o por lo menos, de inspiración...

Mis disculpas si "sueno" un poquito sarcástico esta mañana, pero es que estoy sufriendo un fuerte ataque de subtitulitis aguda y compulsiva, con complicaciones de voiceoveritis espasmódica... ;-)

Saludos cordiales

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Asker: Jaja, buenísimo tu humor John, masmenino, feculino, jaja

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mermaid cocktail parties
fiestas de tritones // fiestas de sirenas y tritones

Puede que la imagen del tritón se adapte mejor a una celebración gay porque no se identifica necesariamente con el género femenino como la sirena.
Over time, Triton's class and image came to be associated with a class of mermaid-like creatures, the Tritons (Τρίτωνες), which could be male or female, and usually formed the escort of marine divinities.

Beatriz Ramírez de Haro
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Reference information:
Chic Punta Cana - All Inclusive Detailed Information
Guests staying in the Luxury Junior Suite Connecting Oceanview or Diamond Club Luxury Junior Suite Connecting Oceanview categories must have at least 2 Adults (18 and over) in the room or run the risk of denial by the hotel.
*Important information*
Motorized water sports are banned by the Dominican Government during holy week.
Chic is hosting Pride Week events on property, including Foam Parties, Fashion Shows, DJ performances, Swimsuit Pageant, Drag Queen Bingo, Salsa Lessons, Pole Dancing Classes and Mermaid Cocktail Parties. Please contact hotel for more information.

What does "mermaid cocktail parties" mean? 1) cocktail parties hosted around the Mermaid pool? or 2) parties hosted by persons dressed as mermaids? I am inclined to think it is the former.
Part of award-winning Royalton Luxury Resorts, guests of CHIC sip premium cocktails and savor masterfully prepared food with friends both old and new, in an elegant yet relaxed resort ambiance. Enjoy your hard-earned vacation, romantic honeymoon, birthday bash or a simple ‘just because getaway’ in ways only CHIC can deliver. An All-Exclusive™ vacation means you’ll spend sultry afternoons inside private cabanas, dip into the ***Mermaid Pool** with intricate tiled and glass-walls, savor culinary creations by a private chef or boost your energy with a rejuvenating visit to an onsite oxygen bar.

Taña Dalglish
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Asker: Gracias por darnos luces

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agree  JohnMcDove: Lo dicho, gracias por tus excelentes referencias... :-)
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  -> Gracias John.
agree  Chema Nieto Castañón: Si, definitivamente "Cócteles en la Mermaid Pool / en la Piscina Sirena" parece lo más ajustado en este caso. Perfecto el link!
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  -> Gracias Chema.
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