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German translation: Bienengemeinschaften

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English term or phrase:bee communities
German translation:Bienengemeinschaften
Entered by: Vesna Zivcic
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19:01 Mar 12, 2001
English to German translations [Non-PRO]
Science
English term or phrase: abundance of bee communities
abundance of bee communities.

Thanks,
Stefanie
Stefanie
reichlich vorhandene Bienengemeinschaften
Explanation:
oder:

reichlich vorhandene Bienenvölker / Bienenschwärme
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Vesna Zivcic
Local time: 09:42
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Summary of answers provided
nareichlich vorhandene Bienengemeinschaften
Vesna Zivcic
naEine Unmenge von Bienengemeinschaftenlindau
naÜberfluss von Bienen Gemeinschaften
Elisa Capelão
naBienenvölker in Hülle und FülleUlrike Lieder


  

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57 mins
Bienenvölker in Hülle und Fülle


Explanation:
That would be truest to the underlying English. You could most likely also say something like,
"eine große Zahl von Bienenschwärmen", or "viele Bienenstöcke", "Bienenstöcke in Hülle und Fülle", "viele Bienen" or something similar.
HTH



Ulrike Lieder
Local time: 00:42
Native speaker of: German
PRO pts in pair: 1505
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58 mins
Überfluss von Bienen Gemeinschaften


Explanation:
Abundance = Überfluss
Bees = Bienen
Communities = Gemeinschaften


Hier is a reference to confirm the use of the term 'gemeinschaft' when related to bees:

Bienen
... und Puppen baut. Einige wenige Bienenarten sind subsozial; sie leben in kleinen
Gemeinschaften von zwei bis sieben Bienen derselben Generation. Eine dieser ...
imkerkerzen.de/Bienen/hauptteil_bienen.html


Good luck!


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Elisa Capelão
Local time: 08:42
Native speaker of: Native in PortuguesePortuguese
PRO pts in pair: 38

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Ulrike Lieder
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2 hrs
Eine Unmenge von Bienengemeinschaften


Explanation:
Translating abundance with "Unmenge" describes the appearance of a huge amount of beecomunities without sounding negative like "Überfluss" does.


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lindau
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4 hrs
reichlich vorhandene Bienengemeinschaften


Explanation:
oder:

reichlich vorhandene Bienenvölker / Bienenschwärme

Vesna Zivcic
Local time: 09:42
Native speaker of: Croatian
PRO pts in pair: 395
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