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OT: Asterix (fi: Jules)

From:Jan van Steenbergen <ijzeren_jan@...>
Date:Saturday, June 14, 2003, 6:37
 --- Christophe Grandsire skrzypszy:

> >Not at all! In fact, the only two names I can come up with that are taken > >directly from the French are Assurancetourix and Abraracourcix. They make no > >sense in Dutch, indeed. But for the rest: all the names, bot of the Gauls > >and of the Romans, are translated. > > What about Asterix and Obelix? I thought they kept the same name (and I > doubt they make sense in Dutch).
They have the same name, but these names do make sense in Dutch. Same thing with Panoramix and Idéfix.
> >We just got a guest, so I'll have to go prematurely. Otherwise I would have > >come up with (too) many examples. > > Hehe, I can wait until tomorrow for a reply. Have a nice evening!
Thank you :) . We watched a lot of nice Babylon 5 yesterday :)) . Anyway, I instead to give you a whole list of names, but this morning I remembers I once saw a list of names on the Internet. So, have a look here: <> and click on the icon "personages". Jan ===== "Originality is the art of concealing your source." - Franklin P. Jones ________________________________________________________________________ Want to chat instantly with your online friends? Get the FREE Yahoo! Messenger


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