tshcuess, schmetterling

English translation: bye bye, butterfly

16:27 Aug 25, 2000
German to English translations [Non-PRO]
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German term or phrase: tshcuess, schmetterling
It was written to me at the end of a letter.
Lili
English translation:bye bye, butterfly
Explanation:
Nice alliteration in the English version. And it rhymes, too!
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Eva Gerkrath
Netherlands
Local time: 10:23
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Summary of answers provided
nabye, butterfly
tuanis
naso long or ciao, butterfly
Michael Reynolds
nabye bye, butterfly
Eva Gerkrath


  

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25 mins
bye bye, butterfly


Explanation:
Nice alliteration in the English version. And it rhymes, too!

Eva Gerkrath
Netherlands
Local time: 10:23
Works in field
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
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12 hrs
so long or ciao, butterfly


Explanation:
An informal way of signing off in a letter and showing a measure of affection. A butterfly is associated with fragility and elusiveness.

Michael Reynolds
Local time: 09:23
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14 hrs
bye, butterfly


Explanation:
The first answer for inspiration + the second answer for substantiation = this answer for final refinement to, by just using one "bye", get the plaintiveness and slightly melancholy effect that the original evokes.

tuanis
Local time: 04:23
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