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Haitian-Creole translation: Konpliman

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GLOSSARY ENTRY (DERIVED FROM QUESTION BELOW)
English term or phrase:Congratulations
Haitian-Creole translation:Konpliman
Entered by: Marylin Laurent
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08:00 Aug 14, 2001
English to Haitian-Creole translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: Congratulations
I just need the word translated to put it on a banner.
Henry Capote
Konpliman
Explanation:
This is the way I would say it. Congratulating is complimenting.
Selected response from:

Marylin Laurent
Local time: 22:40
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4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
na +2KonplimanMarylin Laurent
na(a) Konpliman! (b) Bravo! (c) Ayi Bobo!FPE


  

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1 hr
(a) Konpliman! (b) Bravo! (c) Ayi Bobo!


Explanation:
Several options for your banner: all pretty much conveying the same idea of "congratulations" with a slightly different flavor.
a) Kompliman! (standard,close to French)
b) Bravo! (understood by all, general)
c) Ayi Bobo! (definitely ethnic)

Hope this helps,
Regards



FPE
Canada
PRO pts in pair: 8
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5 hrs peer agreement (net): +2
Konpliman


Explanation:
This is the way I would say it. Congratulating is complimenting.

Marylin Laurent
Local time: 22:40
Native speaker of: Native in Haitian-CreoleHaitian-Creole, Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 12
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agree  NancyC: Simple and most appropriate for the context
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agree  Letspeak
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