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04:27 Mar 9, 2001
English to Bosnian translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: mission
as in religous mission from a christian agency
on a mission
simon braybrooke
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5predstavnistvo
Gordana Smith
namisija
Vesna Zivcic
naMisijaTatjana Aleksic, MA
namisija
gladic


  

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12 mins
misija


Explanation:
mission = misija; zgrada misije (building in which mission is situated)
similarly:
missionary = misionar

gladic
Croatia
Local time: 06:38
Native speaker of: Native in CroatianCroatian
PRO pts in pair: 4

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Vesna Zivcic
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32 mins
Misija


Explanation:
It will have to be pronounced something like "misseya". Avoid pronouncing the "j" as a normal English "j".

Tatjana Aleksic, MA
Native speaker of: Native in SerbianSerbian, Native in Serbo-CroatSerbo-Croat
PRO pts in pair: 10

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1 hr
misija


Explanation:
1. "Mission" - "misija" has two meanings:

- a building where some religious / humanitarian missionary activity is conducted (in the sense of headquarters)

- an important task to be carried out for the general interest

2. "On a mission" - "u misiji"

- here is referred to the second meaning: to be on one's way to carry out some important religious /humanitarian task





    Anic: Croatian monolingual dictionary
Vesna Zivcic
Local time: 06:38
Native speaker of: Croatian
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predstavnistvo


Explanation:
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Gordana Smith
United States
Local time: 00:38
Native speaker of: Native in Serbo-CroatSerbo-Croat, Native in BosnianBosnian
PRO pts in pair: 28
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