cuatro varas de lienzo tejidas

English translation: four rods of weaved / knitted linen / canvas

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Spanish term or phrase:cuatro varas de lienzo tejidas
English translation:four rods of weaved / knitted linen / canvas
Entered by: Marea

18:07 Apr 11, 2005
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Textiles / Clothing / Fashion
Spanish term or phrase: cuatro varas de lienzo tejidas
"...las primeras cuatro varas de lienzo tejidas en el país se produjeron en 1539, y se destinaron a ornamentos de la recién alzada iglesia.."
Marea
Paraguay
four rods of weaved / knitted linen / canvas
Explanation:
Me parece.
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Xenia Wong
Local time: 19:46
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Thanks Xenia.
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4 +4four rods of weaved / knitted linen / canvas
Xenia Wong


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four rods of weaved / knitted linen / canvas


Explanation:
Me parece.

Xenia Wong
Local time: 19:46
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 25
Grading comment
Thanks Xenia.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Leopoldo Gurman: DUE, vara: Medida de *longitud empleada hasta el establecimiento del metro y todavía en algunos sitios, equivalente a 835,9 mm. ¤ Listón de esa longitud empleado para medir.
2 mins
  -> Leopoldo, gracias por este aporte tah instructivo.........xen

agree  Gabriela Rodriguez
19 mins
  -> gaby, thanks much....xen

agree  Shawn Keeney: Vara is its own unit of measurement as Leopoldo pointed out. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vara
28 mins
  -> Shawn, thanks a lot.....xen

agree  Charlie Rey-Beckstrom
37 mins
  -> Charlie, many thanks.....xen
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