Mbielu-mbielu-mbielu

English translation: The animal with planks growing out of its back

11:14 Aug 21, 2001
Lingala to English translations [Non-PRO]
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Lingala term or phrase: Mbielu-mbielu-mbielu
The language is Lingala (Africa). I am looking for the meaning of this in English.
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English translation:The animal with planks growing out of its back
Explanation:
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HTH,

Serge L.
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Serge L
Local time: 14:31
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I already knew this, but was wondering why it translated into something so complicated, and not the same word three times (i.e. basketball-basketball-basketball would translate into a three letter word in spanish, or another language, and it would be the same word).
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naThe animal with planks growing out of its back
Serge L


  

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The animal with planks growing out of its back


Explanation:
see link

HTH,

Serge L.


    Reference: http://members.aol.com/mokele/cryptozoologicalrealms/html_3....
Serge L
Local time: 14:31
Grading comment
I already knew this, but was wondering why it translated into something so complicated, and not the same word three times (i.e. basketball-basketball-basketball would translate into a three letter word in spanish, or another language, and it would be the same word).
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