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Latvian translation: žurkulēni

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English term or phrase:rat yoofs
Latvian translation:žurkulēni
Entered by: Vents Villers
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22:07 Jul 8, 2003
English to Latvian translations [Non-PRO]
Art/Literary
English term or phrase: rat yoofs
From M. Burgess "Junk":

But he was a lot older than others, in his mid-twenties, maybe, whereas the rat yoofs were sixteen, seventeen.
Vents Villers
Local time: 16:34
mazākie žurcēni
Explanation:
"yoofs" = "youths"

"rat" lietots kā epitets.
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Valters Feists
Latvia
Local time: 16:34
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Man jau gan tie "žurkulēni" labaak patiik, bet ja nu citu variantu naf ...
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4 +2mazākie žurcēni
Valters Feists


  

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13 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +2
mazākie žurcēni


Explanation:
"yoofs" = "youths"

"rat" lietots kā epitets.


    Reference: http://www.slangsite.com/slang/Y.html
    Reference: http://www.csubm.org.uk/yoofs/yoofsprog.htm
Valters Feists
Latvia
Local time: 16:34
Native speaker of: Latvian
PRO pts in pair: 310
Grading comment
Man jau gan tie "žurkulēni" labaak patiik, bet ja nu citu variantu naf ...

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Inga Baranova
16 hrs

neutral  Kristine Sprula (Lielause): es gan esmu dzirdējusi vārdu "žurkulēni"
20 days

agree  Dzintars Kurmis
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