Vitar og sjomerki

15:31 May 24, 2000
Icelandic to English translations [PRO]
Icelandic term or phrase: Vitar og sjomerki
Vitar og sjomerki

Sjavarfoll vid island

Stadarval fyrir orkufrekan idnad. Forval. Mars.
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naBeacons and buoys
Paul Richardson



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Beacons and buoys

"Vitar" can mean both lighthouses and beacons. Beacons has the wider meaning in this context.

"Sjómerki" means literally "sea signs". They are usually some form of buoy. In a formal translation you would probably use a sentence to translate the given phrase.

Paul Richardson
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