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20:01 Dec 2, 2003
English to Afrikaans translations [Non-PRO]
Art/Literary
English term or phrase: Reflection
I see my reflection in the mirror.
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4Weerkaatsing or Beeld
Samuel Murray
4 -1Try the links below
Сергей Лузан


  

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Try the links below


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Сергей Лузан
Russian Federation
Local time: 20:34
Native speaker of: Native in RussianRussian

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Weerkaatsing or Beeld


Explanation:
The actual translation for "reflection" might be "weerkaatsing", although weerkaatsing is used more for a reflection in a window or a pond or anything shiny. What you see in a mirror is not really a "reflection" in the Afrikaans sense of the word "weerkaatsing", but an image (Afrikaans = beeld).

I see my image in the mirror = Ek sien my beeld in die spieël.


Samuel Murray
Netherlands
Local time: 18:34
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