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Dutch translation: vrije, vrij man

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English term or phrase:Freeman
Dutch translation:vrije, vrij man
Entered by: Steven Mertens
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12:15 Sep 3, 2006
English to Dutch translations [PRO]
English term or phrase: Freeman
Context: "The ambitious young XXX became a Freeman in 1701 at the age of 26."

Aangezien het met een hoofdletter staat, vermoed ik dat het een soort titel is. Kent iemand het Nederlandstalige equivalent of laat ik dit gewoon onvertaald staan?

Dank bij voorbaat

Steven Mertens
Local time: 23:49
vrije, vrij man
in tegenstelling tot slaaf of horige
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Margreet Logmans
Local time: 23:49
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4 +4vrije, vrij man
Margreet Logmans



1 hr   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +4
vrije, vrij man

in tegenstelling tot slaaf of horige

Margreet Logmans
Local time: 23:49
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Native speaker of: Dutch
PRO pts in category: 4
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agree  Percy Balemans: Dat lijkt mij ook de juiste vertaling.
1 hr

agree  Els Hoefman: zie de definities van "freeman" op http://www.google.be/search?sourceid=navclient&ie=UTF-8&rls=...
18 hrs

agree  Hester Eymers: Inderdaad.
1 day 33 mins

agree  Arjan_Plantinga: maar ook: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Freeman_(Colonial)
3 days 1 hr
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