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06:44 Dec 24, 2010
German to English translations [Non-PRO]
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German term or phrase: feier
here is an embarassingly easy one probably
in the phrase in dem er drei Jahre als feier Schrifsteller verbrachte
my temptation is to make feier a synonym of gefeiert but as I can find no formal justification for that nor actually that the word feier exists as an adjective I humbly ask for guidance.
Nicholas Hogg
United Kingdom
Local time: 15:24
English translation:freier
It might be a typo.
>freelance writer<
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Local time: 16:24
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4 +9freier



13 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +9

It might be a typo.
>freelance writer<

Local time: 16:24
Native speaker of: Native in HungarianHungarian

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  BrigitteHilgner: You are probably right. Merry Christmas!
15 mins

agree  Thayenga: Definitely a typo. Merry Christmas. :)
44 mins

agree  franglish: Happy holiday season!
1 hr

agree  Ramey Rieger: Merry Christmas!
1 hr

agree  British Diana
2 hrs

agree  Steffen Walter: Merry Christmas :-)
3 hrs

agree  Sabine Akabayov, PhD
9 hrs

agree  Horst Huber: Certainly. But does "freelance writer" read quite as romantic as "freier Schriftsteller"? Just a thought.
19 hrs

agree  Jenny Streitparth
2 days 21 hrs
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Non-PRO (3): Steffen Walter, Sabine Akabayov, PhD, Kim Metzger

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