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English translation: busy and thriving / companies/ cities

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German term or phrase:Tümmelhausen
English translation:busy and thriving / companies/ cities
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German to English translations [PRO]
Marketing - Marketing / Market Research
German term or phrase: Tümmelhausen
Wer an den "schwarzen Brettern" in Tümmelhausen vorbeigeht, dem fallen
die vielen internen Stellenangebote ins Aug
ivestein
United Kingdom
Local time: 04:30
busy and thriving / companies/ cities
Explanation:
I gather what is meant here is in places teeming with people, in thriving companies or in bustling cities.

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Note added at 19 mins (2013-11-28 13:48:41 GMT)
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BTW: "Scharrenstadt und Tümmelhausen" were places close to the city of Ulm in the 17th century. Both were visited by a "Jubelpriester" (I assume some kind of bible-thumping evangelist) by the name of Niseus. The names of these localities have since been lost in history

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Note added at 28 mins (2013-11-28 13:57:41 GMT)
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I don't know whether they are till in common use, but "beehive" and "anthill" come to mind

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Note added at 31 mins (2013-11-28 14:00:18 GMT)
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Big-city offices could be another option.
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Yorkshireman
Germany
Local time: 05:30
Grading comment
Thanks for your response. As the other posters have noted, it could also be a fictional place name? I couldn't find any mention of it anywhere, but I had thought it would be either a place name or, as you suggest, a busy place/business. The context sugges
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Yorkshireman


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busy and thriving / companies/ cities


Explanation:
I gather what is meant here is in places teeming with people, in thriving companies or in bustling cities.

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Note added at 19 mins (2013-11-28 13:48:41 GMT)
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BTW: "Scharrenstadt und Tümmelhausen" were places close to the city of Ulm in the 17th century. Both were visited by a "Jubelpriester" (I assume some kind of bible-thumping evangelist) by the name of Niseus. The names of these localities have since been lost in history

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Note added at 28 mins (2013-11-28 13:57:41 GMT)
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I don't know whether they are till in common use, but "beehive" and "anthill" come to mind

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Note added at 31 mins (2013-11-28 14:00:18 GMT)
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Big-city offices could be another option.

Yorkshireman
Germany
Local time: 05:30
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 38
Grading comment
Thanks for your response. As the other posters have noted, it could also be a fictional place name? I couldn't find any mention of it anywhere, but I had thought it would be either a place name or, as you suggest, a busy place/business. The context sugges
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