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Voulez vou cou shay avay mua so swa

English translation: The seal oil smells rather rancid tonight, my love.

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13:06 Jun 13, 2001
French to English translations [Non-PRO]
French term or phrase: Voulez vou cou shay avay mua so swa
french
Kristen
English translation:The seal oil smells rather rancid tonight, my love.
Explanation:
You posted this in the wrong language pair.
It is in fact a popular proverb from a rare dialect of inuktitut (which, IIRC, is spoken mostly in Baffin Island).
Luckily for you I was around.

Four points please ;^!

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Dave Simons
Local time: 19:17
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Summary of answers provided
na +1Do you want to sleep with me tonight?Pilar T. Bayle
na +1Would you (like to) sleep with me tonight?
Mats Wiman
naVoulez-vous coucher avec moi?
Nikki Scott-Despaigne
na -1The seal oil smells rather rancid tonight, my love.
Dave Simons


  

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2 mins
Voulez-vous coucher avec moi?


Explanation:
Try the above spelling and do a search on this site for it. It's there! The question has beena sked a zillion times recently. Is it a piece of homework???

Nikki Scott-Despaigne
Local time: 19:17
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 4431

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samsi
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15 mins peer agreement (net): +1
Would you (like to) sleep with me tonight?


Explanation:
Would you like to make love to me tonite?

Voulez-vous coucher avec moi? is the correct French for it.


    5th time
Mats Wiman
Sweden
Local time: 19:17
Native speaker of: Native in SwedishSwedish
PRO pts in pair: 133

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agree  Elena Pizzetti
5006 days
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8 hrs peer agreement (net): +1
Do you want to sleep with me tonight?


Explanation:
It's a famous song, the "Voulez-vous coucher aver moi ce soir?" Disco era, kinda fun...

Hope it helps


    Just nostalgia
Pilar T. Bayle
Local time: 19:17
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish

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agree  MarcoSu
2153 days
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17 hrs peer agreement (net): -1
The seal oil smells rather rancid tonight, my love.


Explanation:
You posted this in the wrong language pair.
It is in fact a popular proverb from a rare dialect of inuktitut (which, IIRC, is spoken mostly in Baffin Island).
Luckily for you I was around.

Four points please ;^!




    57 years residence in the Frozen North (tm) plus ten years as an ice-cream deliverer.
Dave Simons
Local time: 19:17
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 35
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gianfranco
10 hrs

Alison Webb
16 hrs

disagree  Elena Pizzetti: Is this supposed to be a joke?
5005 days
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