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English translation: women's eight


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German term or phrase:Frauenachter
English translation:women's eight
Entered by: Hilary Davies Shelby
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14:41 Jul 4, 2007
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Social Sciences - Sports / Fitness / Recreation / rowing
German term or phrase: Frauenachter
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"Frau X qualifiziert sich über den riemenzweier für den frauenachter". Does anyone know what a Frauenachter is?

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Hilary Davies Shelby
United States
Local time: 12:20
women's eight
springs to mind, but not an expert .....
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United Kingdom
Local time: 18:20
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brilliant, thank you all!
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2 +4women's eight



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women's eight

springs to mind, but not an expert .....

United Kingdom
Local time: 18:20
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Grading comment
brilliant, thank you all!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  xxxFrancis Lee: Funny. Before seeing the context, I'd've understood the term as the opposite of a misogynist!
5 mins
  -> ;-))

agree  vic voskuil: :-)
16 mins

agree  Cilian O'Tuama: bremst auch für Frauen :-)
32 mins

agree  Diana Loos: My first though was exactly the same as Francis'!!
18 hrs
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