leitenant,matros

English translation: lieutenant, sailor

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12:29 Aug 19, 2001
Russian to English translations [Non-PRO]
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Russian term or phrase: leitenant,matros
leitenant,matros
natasha
English translation:lieutenant, sailor
Explanation:
It seems you're transliterating from Russian. 'leitenant' is lieutenant in English (note spelling!). 'matros' is Russian for sailor.
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Marcus Malabad
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Local time: 12:16
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na +2lieutenant, sailor
Marcus Malabad
nalieutenant; sailor/seaman
Natalie


  

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20 mins peer agreement (net): +2
lieutenant, sailor


Explanation:
It seems you're transliterating from Russian. 'leitenant' is lieutenant in English (note spelling!). 'matros' is Russian for sailor.


Marcus Malabad
Canada
Local time: 12:16
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in TagalogTagalog
PRO pts in pair: 399
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agree  Kirill Semenov
1135 days

agree  Natalie
1325 days
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1 hr
lieutenant; sailor/seaman


Explanation:
lejtenant: lieutenant
mladshij lejtenant - junior lieutenant; second lieutenant (Brit.)
starshij lejtenant: senior lieutenant; first lieutenant (Brit.)
zvanie lejtenanta: lieutenancy

matros: sailor, seaman
matros pervoj statji — able seaman matros voenno-morskogo flota (razgovorn.) - bluejacket
matros na sudne-ugol'shchike — collier

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Natalie
Poland
Local time: 12:16
Native speaker of: Native in RussianRussian
PRO pts in pair: 3988
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