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22:08 Sep 14, 2007
English to Polish translations [Non-PRO]
General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters / meaning of a joke
English term or phrase: nine bob note
Elton John is taking Pavarotti's place to make up the three, so it will be two tenors and a nine bob note.
Kasia
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Summary of answers provided
3unikat, jedyny w swoim rodzaju, niepowtarzalny
Andrzej Mierzejewski
3homoseksualista
IwonaASzymaniak


  

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10 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5
homoseksualista


Explanation:
homo, pedał
Nie wiem, jaki jest rejestr Twojego tekstu, toteż trudno zdecydować, które ze słów będzie właściwe.
Ewentualnie "dziwak".
"British figure of speech to refer to someone as positively homosexual . Based on the fact that British currency never had a nine-bob note. " wg Sexual Dictionary


    Reference: http://www.phrases.org.uk/meanings/44500.html
    Reference: http://www.sex-lexis.com/Sex-Dictionary/queer%20as%20a%20nin...
IwonaASzymaniak
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2 days9 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5
unikat, jedyny w swoim rodzaju, niepowtarzalny


Explanation:
nie wiem, czy w polskim mamy pozytywne określenia dla homoseksualistów, więc może w tym kierunku.

Andrzej Mierzejewski
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