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Fischerstechen

English translation: Fishermen's jousting

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German term or phrase:Fischerstechen (Ulm)
English translation:Fishermen's jousting
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05:19 Jun 6, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
German term or phrase: Fischerstechen
Das berühmte Ulmer Fest - gibt es dafür eine passende, englische Übersetzung?

DIV,

Antje
Antje Ruppert
United States
Local time: 11:55
Fishermen's jousting
Explanation:
Ulm/Neu-Ulm


Attractions/Sights
The Ulm Minster has the highest church tower in the world (161m). Marvellous view. From Bavarian Neu-Ulm a view of the town's silhouette.

Tours/Activities
The town festival and Schwörmontag (Oath Monday) are celebrated with a festive water procession. Every four years "Fischerstechen" (fishermen's jousting). Ulm music festival.


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Vidmantas Stilius
Local time: 18:55
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Perfekt. Vielen Dank!!!!

Antje
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Summary of answers provided
naFischerstechen
Birgit Wahl
na"Fischerstechen" folk festivalUschi (Ursula) Walke
naFishermen's jousting
Vidmantas Stilius


  

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38 mins
Fishermen's jousting


Explanation:
Ulm/Neu-Ulm


Attractions/Sights
The Ulm Minster has the highest church tower in the world (161m). Marvellous view. From Bavarian Neu-Ulm a view of the town's silhouette.

Tours/Activities
The town festival and Schwörmontag (Oath Monday) are celebrated with a festive water procession. Every four years "Fischerstechen" (fishermen's jousting). Ulm music festival.





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Vidmantas Stilius
Local time: 18:55
Native speaker of: Native in LithuanianLithuanian
PRO pts in pair: 154
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Perfekt. Vielen Dank!!!!

Antje
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43 mins
"Fischerstechen" folk festival


Explanation:
das Fischerstechen beruht auf einer Tradition aus dem Mittelalter. Ich bin sicher, dass man nicht versuchen sollte, es zu übersetzen.
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Uschi


Uschi (Ursula) Walke
Local time: 02:55
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 492
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1 hr
Fischerstechen


Explanation:
Ich kenne zwar das Fischerstechen aus Nürnberg, aber ich würde es auch nicht übersetzen, höchstens eine Erklärung dazu liefern, wenn es vom Kontext her verlangt ist.


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Birgit Wahl
Germany
Local time: 17:55
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 71
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