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Indonesian translation: soccer it meant sepakbola

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English term or phrase:Soccer
Indonesian translation:soccer it meant sepakbola
Entered by: M. Laut
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03:14 May 25, 2001
English to Indonesian translations [Non-PRO]
Sports / Fitness / Recreation
English term or phrase: Soccer
This Indonesian soccer club has many members and train reguarly.
Richard Carroll
soccer it meant sepakbola
Explanation:
soccer isn't football. They are different.
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M. Laut
Indonesia
Local time: 23:04
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4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
na +2soccer it meant sepakbola
M. Laut
1Sepakbola = Soccer (Am. English) = Footbal (British)
Abdul Mukhid
na +1sepak bolarenati
naSoccer = SepakbolaAlief Yahya
na -1soccer is "sejenis permainan sepak bola" (a kind of football game)
Lanny Utoyo


  

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9 hrs peer agreement (net): +2
soccer it meant sepakbola


Explanation:
soccer isn't football. They are different.

M. Laut
Indonesia
Local time: 23:04
Native speaker of: Indonesian
PRO pts in category: 14
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Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  xxxArchipelago: American football, Australian Rules; rugby; and soccer (indon. sepak bola) -- are all kinds of football
168 days
  -> soccer (ind.: sepakbola) & football (ind. : bola tangan)

agree  Erich Ekoputra
2001 days
  -> Terima kasih untuk Erich
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13 hrs peer agreement (net): -1
soccer is "sejenis permainan sepak bola" (a kind of football game)


Explanation:
The Indonesian term "sepak bola" (football) is a game using a round ball, soccer is specifically American, the ball used is different in shape.

Lanny Utoyo
Indonesia
Local time: 23:04
Native speaker of: Native in IndonesianIndonesian

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
disagree  xxxArchipelago: soccer is just the international football referred to in Indonesian as "sepak bola"
168 days
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2 days 5 hrs peer agreement (net): +1
sepak bola


Explanation:
This term is sometimes written as one word ("sepakbola"), but the two-word version is more common. Soccer (= English football) is the most popular sport in Indonesia. On the other hand, I don't think most Indonesians are that familiar with American football. :-)

renati
Indonesia
Local time: 23:04
Native speaker of: Native in IndonesianIndonesian

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agree  xxxArchipelago
166 days
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60 days
Soccer = Sepakbola


Explanation:
Two possibilities for the answer:
1. Klub sepakbola dari Indonesia ini mempunyai banyak anggota dan berlatih secara rutin. --- when 'Indonesian soccer club' refers to a soccer club that exists in Indonesia.
2. Klub sepakbola orang Indonesia ini mempunya banyak anggota dan berlatih secara rutin. --- when 'Indonesian soccer club' refers to a soccer club that exists somewhere outside Indonesia but is formed by Indonesian people.




Alief Yahya
Indonesia
Local time: 23:04
Native speaker of: Native in IndonesianIndonesian
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448 days   confidence: Answerer confidence 1/5Answerer confidence 1/5
Sepakbola = Soccer (Am. English) = Footbal (British)


Explanation:
The translation for text:
Klub sepakbola Indonesia ini mempunyai banyak pemain dan berlatih secara teratur.

Abdul Mukhid
Indonesia
Local time: 23:04
Native speaker of: Indonesian, Native in JavaneseJavanese
PRO pts in category: 2
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Nov 17, 2006 - Changes made by Erich Ekoputra:
Field (specific)(none) » Sports / Fitness / Recreation


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