the bench

Portuguese translation: Meritíssimo, podemos nos aproximar da barra?

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18:17 Jan 27, 2002
English to Portuguese translations [PRO]
Law/Patents
English term or phrase: the bench
May we approach the bench, your honor? I need the sentence translated. Thanks
xxxNorminha
Portuguese translation:Meritíssimo, podemos nos aproximar da barra?
Explanation:
Felicidades, P.
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P Forgas
Brazil
Local time: 09:55
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Perfect! Thanks!
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Summary of answers provided
4 +3Meritíssimo, podemos nos aproximar da barra?
P Forgas
5Barra
Armando A. Cottim


  

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6 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5
Barra


Explanation:
Place where lawyers meet the judge

Armando A. Cottim
Portugal
Local time: 13:55
Native speaker of: Native in PortuguesePortuguese
PRO pts in pair: 118
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16 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +3
Meritíssimo, podemos nos aproximar da barra?


Explanation:
Felicidades, P.

P Forgas
Brazil
Local time: 09:55
Native speaker of: Spanish
PRO pts in pair: 911
Grading comment
Perfect! Thanks!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Ivone Dias: Em Portugal, um pouco mais rebuscado (não se usa 'barra') - Meretíssimo(a) Juiz, V. Exª permite que nos aproximemos?
3 mins

agree  Maribel Cascão: I agree with Ivone and suggesst that it would be better for everybody to refer precisely if the translation is for Portugal or Brazil.
2 hrs

agree  José Antonio Azevedo
13 days
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