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Maguay

English translation: plant used to make tequila

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Spanish term or phrase:Maguay
English translation:plant used to make tequila
Entered by: Erica Gilligan
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17:35 Aug 22, 2001
Spanish to English translations [Non-PRO]
Spanish term or phrase: Maguay
The name of a resturant
Foxy
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Explanation:
If it's the name of a restaurant I wouldn't translate.

Anyway, "maguay" is a plant
which is used in making tequila.

Regards,
Erica
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Erica Gilligan
Local time: 19:48
Grading comment
Thank you very much! I'm glad that there is a source that I can rely on to make hard to find words for me!
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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na +3See explanationErica Gilligan
na +2If it is the name....Gabriela Tenenbaum
naI meant...Erica Gilligan


  

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8 mins peer agreement (net): +3
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Explanation:
If it's the name of a restaurant I wouldn't translate.

Anyway, "maguay" is a plant
which is used in making tequila.

Regards,
Erica


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Erica Gilligan
Local time: 19:48
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 8
Grading comment
Thank you very much! I'm glad that there is a source that I can rely on to make hard to find words for me!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  pzulaica: but the name of the plant is Maguey...
3 mins
  -> OK. En la pagina que cito arriba figura como "maguay"

agree  Terry Burgess: Yes...but it's "Maguey" and not "Maguay":-)))
4 mins
  -> OK. Parece que lo de la pagina esta mal. La verdad es que no conocia el termino. Gracias!

agree  Lafuente
1 hr
  -> Muchas gracias!
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9 mins
I meant...


Explanation:
I wouldn't translate it. Sorry! Erica

Erica Gilligan
Local time: 19:48
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 8
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9 mins peer agreement (net): +2
If it is the name....


Explanation:
just leave it like that!: "Maguay Restaurant"

Saludos #:)

Gabriela Tenenbaum
Uruguay
Local time: 20:48
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 113

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Robert Anderson: Yes. It may be misspelled on purpose at the restaurant. I have seen worse in the Southwest US.
6 mins
  -> Thanks, Robert! #:)

agree  Patricia Lutteral
16 hrs
  -> Pat, Diosa!, Gracias #:))
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