krabber

English translation: cradles

13:05 Apr 3, 2005
Norwegian to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Ships, Sailing, Maritime
Norwegian term or phrase: krabber
Setningen lyder: "Livbaaden placeres om bord i Skibene som vanlig i Krabber, og udsættes på samme maade."

Teksten dokumenterer blant annet livbåter fra begynnelse av forrige århundre.
doatley
Norway
Local time: 02:14
English translation:cradles
Explanation:
Jeg tipper dette må være en feilstavelse eller en utgått skriveforn av krybber.

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Note added at 10 mins (2005-04-03 13:15:34 GMT)
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Også cribs er benyttet om slike krybber.
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Per Bergvall
Norway
Local time: 02:14
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9 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +2
cradles


Explanation:
Jeg tipper dette må være en feilstavelse eller en utgått skriveforn av krybber.

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Note added at 10 mins (2005-04-03 13:15:34 GMT)
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Også cribs er benyttet om slike krybber.


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Per Bergvall
Norway
Local time: 02:14
Native speaker of: Native in NorwegianNorwegian
PRO pts in category: 50

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Roald Toskedal: Tror nok dette er en maritim form for "krybbe" - du finner også "krabbe" om hjemmelagde ankere/iler, altså noe kompakt i midten og 'bein' som stikker ut til sidene... :)
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agree  Terje Ostgaard
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