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Spanish translation: cruz egipcia, usada contemporáneamente por los hippies como símbolo de vida

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English term or phrase:ankh
Spanish translation:cruz egipcia, usada contemporáneamente por los hippies como símbolo de vida
Entered by: Carmen Hernaiz
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11:17 Jul 6, 2000
English to Spanish translations [Non-PRO]
Art/Literary
English term or phrase: ankh
An ankh pendant my father bought for me ...
Carmen Hernaiz
Spain
Local time: 04:25
Simon & Schuster's
Explanation:
indica "cruz egipcia, usada contemporáneamente por los hippies como símbolo de vida".

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Alexandro Padres Jimenez
Local time: 22:25
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Gracias Alex!
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naankhxxxdee2020
naankh
two2tango
naSimon & Schuster's
Alexandro Padres Jimenez


  

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1 min
Simon & Schuster's


Explanation:
indica "cruz egipcia, usada contemporáneamente por los hippies como símbolo de vida".

Suerte!

Alexandro Padres Jimenez
Local time: 22:25
PRO pts in pair: 208
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Gracias Alex!
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18 mins
ankh


Explanation:
Leave it untranslated. An ankh is an ancient Egyptian symbol for life. According to The Dictionary of Symbolism
by Hans Biedermann, "the gods-or, in the solar religion of Akhenaton, the life-giving rays
of the sun-may hold the ankh by the loop when they extend it to humans..."
You can consult the following addresses, in particular the firts one is in Spanish:http://www.favanet.com.ar/usuarios/amarna/
http://members.aol.com/tnorulak2/ankh.htm
http://www.op.net/~ankh/
http://www.pantheon.org/mythica/articles/a/ankh.html
http://www.egiptologia.com/enlaces/castellano/egiptologia.ht...




two2tango
Argentina
Local time: 00:25
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 3502
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2 hrs
ankh


Explanation:
Si bien Schuster define la palabra como cruz egipcia, estoy de acuerdo que debe permanecer sin traducir por ser in símbolo egipcio.

xxxdee2020
PRO pts in pair: 4
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