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Old 06-04-2012, 02:28 PM   #48
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Re: Morihei Ueshiba: Untranslatable Words

Dave de Vos wrote: View Post

Still, pont d'argent is simple to translate, and I'd expect any French translator to translate it as either silver bridge or money bridge, depending on the context.
I don't see how it could be bridge money (whatever that means). I think bridge money would be argent de pont.
Actually, I just tried it and both come up with "silver bridge ("argent de pont" is capitalized for some reason) in Google Translate. Go figure...



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