prepose du bureau de la population

English translation: Civil Register Officer

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French term or phrase:prepose du bureau de la population
English translation:Civil Register Officer
Entered by: Simon Charass

21:33 Jan 27, 2004
French to English translations [Non-PRO]
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French term or phrase: prepose du bureau de la population
This is a stamp on a copy of an identity card:

Reproduction certifiee conforme a l'original
(ville), le
(date)

PR LE BOURMESTRE
LE PREPOSE DU BUREAU
DE LA POPULATION
Marney Ogle
United States
Local time: 23:41
Civil Register Officer
Explanation:
n.n.
Selected response from:

Simon Charass
Canada
Local time: 02:41
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Summary of answers provided
5 +2Civil Registry CLERK
Jane Lamb-Ruiz (X)
5Civil Register Officer
Simon Charass
3population office employee/officer
Abdellatif Bouhid


  

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8 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5
population office employee/officer


Explanation:
is this coming from Switzerland?

Abdellatif Bouhid
Local time: 02:41
Native speaker of: Native in ArabicArabic, Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 390
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16 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5
Civil Register Officer


Explanation:
n.n.

Simon Charass
Canada
Local time: 02:41
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 226
Grading comment
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22 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +2
Civil Registry CLERK


Explanation:
ain't no officer or official

it's a lowly clerk

that's what a preposé is...

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Note added at 2004-01-27 22:00:35 (GMT)
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wait a minute...not so sure it;s civil registry

Census Office Clerk

better, no?

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Note added at 2004-01-28 03:15:28 (GMT)
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FINAL: Census Office Clerk


IT WOULD HELP TO KNOW THE COUNTRY!!

Jane Lamb-Ruiz (X)
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in PortuguesePortuguese
PRO pts in pair: 8576

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  ZIL: clerk, agreed - but it's not necessarily the Census Office
11 hrs

agree  sktrans: clerk
22 hrs
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