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English translation: madder

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08:14 Oct 23, 2000
German to English translations [Non-PRO]
Art/Literary
German term or phrase: krapp
Name eines Kunstwerks:
Streifig heiter krapp

Was bedeutet krapp eigentlich?
Annette
English translation:madder
Explanation:
Krapp-: Krapp/lack= madder paint
Krapp/rot= madder red

Madder:1. herbaceous plant with yellowish flowers, 2. a) a red dye from its root, b) its synthetic substitute

Hope this helps,
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madder


Explanation:
Krapp-: Krapp/lack= madder paint
Krapp/rot= madder red

Madder:1. herbaceous plant with yellowish flowers, 2. a) a red dye from its root, b) its synthetic substitute

Hope this helps,
A.


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Local time: 07:51
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