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Finnish translation: partiotyttö

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English term or phrase:Brownie
Finnish translation:partiotyttö
Entered by: Desmond O'Rourke
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01:47 Feb 22, 2002
English to Finnish translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: Brownie
A young Girl Scout is called a Brownie
Anna
partiotyttö
Explanation:
Girl Scout = partiotyttö
Boy Scout = partiopoika

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Desmond O'Rourke
United States
Local time: 14:19
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4 +1partiotyttö
Desmond O'Rourke


  

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12 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
partiotyttö


Explanation:
Girl Scout = partiotyttö
Boy Scout = partiopoika

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Desmond O'Rourke
United States
Local time: 14:19
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 435
Grading comment
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Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
neutral  Timo Lehtilä: In Finland both (gir. and boy scouts) are usually called just 'partiolainen'.
5 hrs

agree  Minna Wood MITI (Purring CAT Ltd.): "partiotyttö" ("partiopoika" for a boy scout) or "partiolainen", both are fine
6 hrs
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