1. das Schwäbisch-Hällische Landschwein 2. die Sattelschweinrasse

English translation: Pig breeds

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.

08:34 Aug 22, 2000
German to English translations [PRO]
Livestock / Animal Husbandry
German term or phrase: 1. das Schwäbisch-Hällische Landschwein 2. die Sattelschweinrasse
These terms appear in a description of the gastronomy of SW Germany.
amsixt
English translation:Pig breeds
Explanation:
The former is a particular erman pig breed, the latter is "the saddle-back pig breed". Saddle-backs are a particular breed but with some variation.

Take a look at the database of http://dad.fao.org/, the Domestic Animal Diversity Information System

They do not translate the name Schwäbisch-Hällisches Landschwein and describe the origin of the breed as composite of Landraces and Old Saddlebacks (Asian origin) .

HTH
Ute
Selected response from:

Dipl. Ing. (TU) Ute Bohnsack
Ireland
Local time: 14:52
Grading comment
I will certainly keep the reference in my log for future purposes.
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer



Summary of answers provided
naPig breeds
Dipl. Ing. (TU) Ute Bohnsack
nasome more
Ulrich Lehne
nasee below
Ulrich Lehne


  

Answers


24 mins
see below


Explanation:
These are two breeds of German pigs:
The Sattelschwein is a crossbreed between English boars and Schwäbisch-Hällisch Sows. Couldn't find any English terms for them.
For details and photos see URL.


    Reference: http://www.aid.de/VOLLTEXT/SCHWRA/angler.htm
Ulrich Lehne
United Kingdom
Local time: 14:52
Native speaker of: German
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)

41 mins
some more


Explanation:
Landschwein = Landrace

have also found another English URL


    Reference: http://www.pigsuk.com
Ulrich Lehne
United Kingdom
Local time: 14:52
Native speaker of: German
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)

18 hrs
Pig breeds


Explanation:
The former is a particular erman pig breed, the latter is "the saddle-back pig breed". Saddle-backs are a particular breed but with some variation.

Take a look at the database of http://dad.fao.org/, the Domestic Animal Diversity Information System

They do not translate the name Schwäbisch-Hällisches Landschwein and describe the origin of the breed as composite of Landraces and Old Saddlebacks (Asian origin) .

HTH
Ute


    Reference: http://dad.fao.org/
Dipl. Ing. (TU) Ute Bohnsack
Ireland
Local time: 14:52
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in category: 4
Grading comment
I will certainly keep the reference in my log for future purposes.
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)



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