elisir di lunga vita

English translation: elixir for long life

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Italian term or phrase:elisir di lunga vita
English translation:elixir for long life
Entered by: Mattia

15:39 Dec 9, 2000
Italian to English translations [Non-PRO]
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Italian term or phrase: elisir di lunga vita
riferito al vino
pietra
elixir for long life
Explanation:
Ho barato! L'ho semplicemente chiesto ad un mio amico americano con cui sto "chattando" proprio ora.

Ciao

Paola
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Mattia
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Summary of answers provided
naelixir for long life
Mattia
naelisir of life
Ilde Grimaldi
naElixir of Life
Jasmina
nalongevity elixir / longevity potion /
Heathcliff


  

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23 mins
longevity elixir / longevity potion /


Explanation:
or: "elixir of long life."

The idea is that drinking (a glass or two of) wine every day is good for people's health.

Cheers, HC

Heathcliff
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Antonio Presenza
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1 hr
Elixir of Life


Explanation:
Also know as Elixir of long life, but more commonly known as simply "Elixir of Life"

E.g.:
elisir, elisire = elixir: elisir di lunga vita, elixir of life.




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Jasmina
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8 hrs
elisir of life


Explanation:
RAGAZZINI;

PICCHI:
elixir
/K'lKks@}/ n C elisir (in ogni senso)
1 the elixir of life l’elisir di lunga vita; the elixir of youth l’elisir della giovinezza.

VALE ANCHE SE RIFERITO AL VINO, SECONDO ME


Ilde Grimaldi
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3 days 17 hrs
elixir for long life


Explanation:
Ho barato! L'ho semplicemente chiesto ad un mio amico americano con cui sto "chattando" proprio ora.

Ciao

Paola

Mattia
Local time: 06:38
Native speaker of: Native in ItalianItalian
PRO pts in pair: 4
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