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Sweet potato

Spanish translation: camote

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English term or phrase:sweet potato
Spanish translation:camote
Entered by: Andrea Bullrich
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01:51 Aug 30, 2001
English to Spanish translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: Sweet potato
I've forgotten how to call the sweet potato in LA Spanish!
Many thanks

Dito
Dito
Local time: 23:32
batata / camote
Explanation:
Batata en la Argentina (o, mejor, en Buenos Aires). En muchas provincias argentinas y en otros países de LA se usa camote.
Espero que te sirva!
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Andrea Bullrich
Local time: 20:32
Grading comment
Muchas gracias! Es camote
3 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
na +2batata / camote
Andrea Bullrich
nabatata / camote / boniatoppvm
nabatatamarli
na -1Patata dulceCécile Trotin


  

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3 mins peer agreement (net): +2
batata / camote


Explanation:
Batata en la Argentina (o, mejor, en Buenos Aires). En muchas provincias argentinas y en otros países de LA se usa camote.
Espero que te sirva!


    experiencia propia
Andrea Bullrich
Local time: 20:32
Native speaker of: Spanish
PRO pts in pair: 1650
Grading comment
Muchas gracias! Es camote

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  aabs: Sí!
2 mins
  -> Gracias!

agree  Sarah Brenchley
4 mins
  -> Gracias Sarah!
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8 mins peer agreement (net): -1
Patata dulce


Explanation:
In Spain they use "patata dulce". I don't know if that's the same in LA, but I hope it will help.

Cécile Trotin
Local time: 00:32

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
disagree  Blanca Rodr�guez: in Spain is boniato, never haerd patata dulce before
5 mins
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26 mins
batata / camote / boniato


Explanation:
estos son los nombres más usados. Boniato es una subespecie. Batata es modo común.

ppvm
Local time: 00:32
PRO pts in pair: 11
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23 hrs
batata


Explanation:
Es como es conocida en Buenos Aires.


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marli
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