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10:57 Jun 4, 2001
English to Dutch translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: halve gek
gek means insane... its a comment i think
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Summary of answers provided
nafool
Jan Acx
nasilly idiot
Berry Prinsen
nahalf crazy/nutty/loony/crack-brained
Evert DELOOF-SYS


  

Answers


12 mins
half crazy/nutty/loony/crack-brained


Explanation:
etc

Indeed..., looks like a 'comment' to me as well.


No references needed.

HTH

PS: should have been posted in Dutch-English SC

Evert DELOOF-SYS
Belgium
Local time: 06:58
Native speaker of: Native in DutchDutch, Native in FlemishFlemish
PRO pts in pair: 2706
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2 hrs
silly idiot


Explanation:
As this is a colloquial expression it would have been helpful to know the full sentence. If it is meant in a jocular way 'silly idiot' seems to me the best translation.
Berry

Berry Prinsen
Spain
Local time: 06:58
Native speaker of: Native in DutchDutch
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1 day 21 hrs
fool


Explanation:
idiot, lunatic, nutter

Ik zou de halve niet vermelden omdat de vertaling van halvegare gewoon, fool, idiot, stupid, lunatic is.


    ik woon al jaren in London en ken de woordenschat
Jan Acx
Spain
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