ramsalt

English translation: salty

11:13 Apr 12, 2005
Norwegian to English translations [PRO]
Ships, Sailing, Maritime
Norwegian term or phrase: ramsalt
"En ramsalt ferd over havet."
In reference to a voyage across the Atlantic in a tiny, covered lifeboat.
doatley
Norway
Local time: 10:56
English translation:salty
Explanation:
The literal translation is 'as salty as it gets', while other understandings include rough and macho.
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Per Bergvall
Norway
Local time: 10:56
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5 +3salty
Per Bergvall


  

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salty


Explanation:
The literal translation is 'as salty as it gets', while other understandings include rough and macho.

Per Bergvall
Norway
Local time: 10:56
Native speaker of: Native in NorwegianNorwegian
PRO pts in category: 50

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agree  wiita
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agree  word-smith
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agree  Tore Bjerkek
12 hrs
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