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English translation: traditional Black Forest hat

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03:14 Sep 26, 2000
German to English translations [PRO]
German term or phrase: Bollenhut
Gutach is the home of the Schwarzwälder Bollenhut-Tracht. Some form of dress/costume?
Julie Neill
Spain
Local time: 00:04
English translation:traditional Black Forest hat
Explanation:
Bollenhut is a dialect expression for the high German Schwarzwaldhut, Bollen meaning balls. It is a hat worn by women along with the traditional costumer at special occassions nowaydays.

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Wilestrans
Germany
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Summary of answers provided
natraditional Black Forest hat
Wilestrans
na'a hat-dress adorned with pompons'
Tim Drayton


  

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48 mins
'a hat-dress adorned with pompons'


Explanation:
This is how a Bollenhut is described at the URL below, where you will see a photograph of a woman adorned in one.


    Reference: http://www.black-forest-beerhouse.com/forest/cult_co.htm
Tim Drayton
Cyprus
Local time: 01:04
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 154
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57 mins
traditional Black Forest hat


Explanation:
Bollenhut is a dialect expression for the high German Schwarzwaldhut, Bollen meaning balls. It is a hat worn by women along with the traditional costumer at special occassions nowaydays.

My tuppence worth.

Wilestrans
Germany
Local time: 00:04
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 46
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