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English translation: sleep (well)!

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00:48 Nov 5, 2007
Serbian to English translations [Non-PRO]
General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters
Serbian term or phrase: spavaj
At the end of an email, my Serbian friend wrote, "Lepo spavaj" before signing his name.
elaborne
Local time: 23:08
English translation:sleep (well)!
Explanation:
lepo spavaj: sleep well! (or, less literal: "sweet dreams")

home.unilang.org/main/forum/viewtopic.php?p=66065&highlight

Bulgarian: Сладки сънища
Polish: Spokojnych snów! (calm dreams) / Słodkich snów (sweet dreams)
Russian: Сладких снов! (sweet dreams) / Спокойной ночи (calm night) / Приятных сновидений (nice/pleasant/agreeable dreams)
Serbian: Лепо спавај [Lepo spavaj] (Sleep nice) / Лепо сањај [Lepo sanjaj] (Dream nice)

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Johanna Timm, PhD
Canada
Local time: 20:08
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Thank you, Johanna!
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3 +2sleep (well)!
Johanna Timm, PhD


  

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6 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +2
sleep (well)!


Explanation:
lepo spavaj: sleep well! (or, less literal: "sweet dreams")

home.unilang.org/main/forum/viewtopic.php?p=66065&highlight

Bulgarian: Сладки сънища
Polish: Spokojnych snów! (calm dreams) / Słodkich snów (sweet dreams)
Russian: Сладких снов! (sweet dreams) / Спокойной ночи (calm night) / Приятных сновидений (nice/pleasant/agreeable dreams)
Serbian: Лепо спавај [Lepo spavaj] (Sleep nice) / Лепо сањај [Lepo sanjaj] (Dream nice)



Johanna Timm, PhD
Canada
Local time: 20:08
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
Grading comment
Thank you, Johanna!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  irenazd
7 hrs

agree  Larisa Djuvelek-Ruggiero: sweet dreams; sleep nice
4 days
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