huk/klepp

English translation: gaff (or gaff hook)

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Norwegian term or phrase:huk/klepp
English translation:gaff (or gaff hook)
Entered by: Charles Ek

13:13 Aug 5, 2010
Norwegian to English translations [PRO]
Fisheries
Norwegian term or phrase: huk/klepp
Fra 1. august er det forbudt å bruke huk/klepp for landing av laks.
tinaparelius
Canada
Local time: 20:18
gaff (or gaff hook)
Explanation:
See the reference link. "klepp" is also defined at Ordnett.no as "gaff (hook)". I rarely see "gaff hook" these days; "gaff" is very common for me.
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Charles Ek
United States
Local time: 18:18
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5 +2gaff (or gaff hook)
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gaff (or gaff hook)


Explanation:
See the reference link. "klepp" is also defined at Ordnett.no as "gaff (hook)". I rarely see "gaff hook" these days; "gaff" is very common for me.


    https://wiki.umb.no/NLO/index.php/klepp
Charles Ek
United States
Local time: 18:18
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Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 16

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agree  ECCommunication: gaff :o)
12 mins
  -> Takk!

agree  Per Bergvall
1 day 2 hrs
  -> Takk!
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