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Wistiti

German translation: Pinseläffchen

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GLOSSARY ENTRY (DERIVED FROM QUESTION BELOW)
French term or phrase:ouistiti
German translation:Pinseläffchen
Entered by: Bianka
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10:31 Jan 19, 2004
French to German translations [PRO]
French term or phrase: Wistiti
Es geht um Piraten. Einzelteile Exceltabelle, deshalb leider ohne Kontext. Es sind lauter Wörter in der Tabelle, die mit Piraten zu tun haben
Bianka
Local time: 19:16
ouistiti ?
Explanation:
ist das erste, was mir spontan einfällt: Seiden- bzw. Pinseläffchen. Die Piraten hatten doch solche Äffchen bei sich, oder ???

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Note added at 2004-01-19 10:35:14 (GMT)
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zoology> A small South American monkey; a marmoset. Alternative forms: wistiti,
and ouistiti. Origin: Prob. From native name: cf. F. Ouistiti. ...
www.books.md/W/dic/wistit.php - 12k
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Claire Bourneton-Gerlach
Germany
Local time: 19:16
Grading comment
Vielen Dank. Darauf bin ich natürlich nicht gekommen
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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1 +4ouistiti ?
Claire Bourneton-Gerlach


  

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1 min   confidence: Answerer confidence 1/5Answerer confidence 1/5 peer agreement (net): +4
ouistiti ?


Explanation:
ist das erste, was mir spontan einfällt: Seiden- bzw. Pinseläffchen. Die Piraten hatten doch solche Äffchen bei sich, oder ???

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Note added at 2004-01-19 10:35:14 (GMT)
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zoology> A small South American monkey; a marmoset. Alternative forms: wistiti,
and ouistiti. Origin: Prob. From native name: cf. F. Ouistiti. ...
www.books.md/W/dic/wistit.php - 12k

Claire Bourneton-Gerlach
Germany
Local time: 19:16
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 2697
Grading comment
Vielen Dank. Darauf bin ich natürlich nicht gekommen

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Susanne Schmidt-Wussow
6 mins

agree  Béatrice De March: semble plausible
8 mins

agree  Emmanuelle Riffault: Bei "ouistiti" muss ich auch gleich an die Affen denken ;O)
10 mins

agree  Acarte
4 hrs
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