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Italian translation: Collana - Collier - Collanina - Girocollo

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English term or phrase:necklace
Italian translation:Collana - Collier - Collanina - Girocollo
Entered by: flaviofbg
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07:51 Jul 17, 2001
English to Italian translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: necklace
coversation about jewelry
rose
Collana - Collier - Collanina - Girocollo
Explanation:
Hi Rose,

-Collana is a standard necklace
-You can use Collier when referring to a deluxe beads necklace
-Collanina is your term if you are referring to a little girl's necklace, a necklace for a child.
-Girocollo is a necklace which surround the neck very tightly, usually made of precious stones or beads and it's very "chic" or elegant ;)

Good luck!
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flaviofbg
Spain
Local time: 22:21
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Summary of answers provided
na +2Collana - Collier - Collanina - Girocollo
flaviofbg
nagirocollo
Barbara Cattaneo
nacollanaLapegna


  

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5 mins
collana


Explanation:
native speaker

Lapegna
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39 mins
girocollo


Explanation:
che poi è un tipo di collana. Dipende dalla lunghezza.
ciao
Barbara

Barbara Cattaneo
Local time: 22:21
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39 mins peer agreement (net): +2
Collana - Collier - Collanina - Girocollo


Explanation:
Hi Rose,

-Collana is a standard necklace
-You can use Collier when referring to a deluxe beads necklace
-Collanina is your term if you are referring to a little girl's necklace, a necklace for a child.
-Girocollo is a necklace which surround the neck very tightly, usually made of precious stones or beads and it's very "chic" or elegant ;)

Good luck!


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flaviofbg
Spain
Local time: 22:21
Native speaker of: Native in ItalianItalian, Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 31
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agree  anusca: Bravo!
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