e.o.

English translation: pseudonym Errich Ohser

GLOSSARY ENTRY (DERIVED FROM QUESTION BELOW)
German term or phrase:e.o.
English translation:pseudonym Errich Ohser
Entered by: Maya Jurt

15:33 Jan 15, 2002
German to English translations [PRO]
German term or phrase: e.o.
What does e.o. stand for here - Plauen is a place:
In dem Anfang September 1999 eingeweihten Beruflichen Schulzentrum "e.o. plauen" wurde unter anderem ein Holzpflasterboden sowie ein Hochkantlamellen-Parkett verlegt
Sarah Downing
Local time: 08:36
pseudonym Errich Ohser
Explanation:
see link below
Selected response from:

Maya Jurt
Switzerland
Local time: 14:36
Grading comment
Vielen Dank an alle und danke vor allem an Maya - gut, daß es proz.com gibt, denn solche Sachen findet man nicht ganz so leicht heraus!
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer



Summary of answers provided
4 +1pseudonym Errich Ohser
Maya Jurt
4Erich Ohser
Kathi Stock
4ex officio = von Amts wegen
Ilse Flick (X)


  

Answers


27 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
pseudonym Errich Ohser


Explanation:
see link below


    www.comic.de/neues/wbm_ohser.html - 9k
Maya Jurt
Switzerland
Local time: 14:36
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman, Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 545
Grading comment
Vielen Dank an alle und danke vor allem an Maya - gut, daß es proz.com gibt, denn solche Sachen findet man nicht ganz so leicht heraus!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Ingrid Grzeszik: but just "Erich"
22 mins
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)

27 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
ex officio = von Amts wegen


Explanation:
officially ordered or maybe prescriped by law

Duden

Ilse Flick (X)
Local time: 07:36
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 55
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)

3 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
Erich Ohser


Explanation:
he used this synonym during the Nazi time since his drawings were very critical. The "father & son" cartoons got very famous. There is still an e.o.plauen society here in Plauen, the city I work in :)

Kathi Stock
United States
Local time: 07:36
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 789
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)



Login or register (free and only takes a few minutes) to participate in this question.

You will also have access to many other tools and opportunities designed for those who have language-related jobs (or are passionate about them). Participation is free and the site has a strict confidentiality policy.

KudoZ™ translation help

The KudoZ network provides a framework for translators and others to assist each other with translations or explanations of terms and short phrases.


See also:

Your current localization setting

English

Select a language

Term search
  • All of ProZ.com
  • Term search
  • Jobs
  • Forums
  • Multiple search