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07:03 Aug 12, 2001
English to Afrikaans translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: butterfly
the word butterfly the insect does this shit work or not?

Summary of answers provided
nabutterfly = 'skoenlapper' or also known as 'vlinder'
Sandra Nortje



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butterflies = skoenlappers
insect = insek
insects = insekte

    South African living in the UK
Local time: 11:32
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butterfly = 'skoenlapper' or also known as 'vlinder'

a 'vlinder' is an insect of the order Lepidotera

Sandra Nortje
South Africa
Local time: 13:32
Native speaker of: Native in AfrikaansAfrikaans, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 20
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