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German translation: Wadenlänge

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04:53 Aug 9, 2001
English to German translations [PRO]
English term or phrase: calflength
concerning clothing
Adamandia Stiacoyiannaki
Local time: 09:59
German translation:Wadenlänge
Explanation:
covering the leg to, lets say, 12 cm below the knee.
42 google hits for Wadenlänge,
70 for Wadenhöhe,
167 for wadenlang.

I would use Wadenlänge for clothing, -höhe for socks or boots.



HTH
:-)
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Uschi (Ursula) Walke
Local time: 17:59
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na +2Wadenlänge
Uschi (Ursula) Walke


  

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23 mins peer agreement (net): +2
Wadenlänge


Explanation:
covering the leg to, lets say, 12 cm below the knee.
42 google hits for Wadenlänge,
70 for Wadenhöhe,
167 for wadenlang.

I would use Wadenlänge for clothing, -höhe for socks or boots.



HTH
:-)

Uschi (Ursula) Walke
Local time: 17:59
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 175

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Sven Petersson
23 mins

agree  Beate Boudro
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