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An Egyptian biographer placed Aesop on the island of Samos as a slave

Italian translation: un biografo...

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09:45 Nov 27, 2001
English to Italian translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: An Egyptian biographer placed Aesop on the island of Samos as a slave
biography of Aesop
lalla
Italian translation:un biografo...
Explanation:
...egiziano riporta (riferisce) che Esopo fu (visse come) schiavo all'isola di Samo.

or

Secondo un biografo egiziano, Esopo sarebbe stato schiavo all'isola di Samo.

Obviously, this could be phrased in a thousand different ways!

Floriana
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un biografo...


Explanation:
...egiziano riporta (riferisce) che Esopo fu (visse come) schiavo all'isola di Samo.

or

Secondo un biografo egiziano, Esopo sarebbe stato schiavo all'isola di Samo.

Obviously, this could be phrased in a thousand different ways!

Floriana

Floriana
United States
Local time: 12:42
Native speaker of: Native in ItalianItalian
PRO pts in pair: 792
Grading comment
it was ok

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
disagree  cleobella: Attenzione...dovrebbe essere "sull'isola di Samo" (non "all'isola")
5 hrs

agree  Giuliana Buscaglione: cleobella, è solo un "de gustibus"...
12 hrs
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