Re: Interesting Babelfish translation
|From:||Carsten Becker <naranoieati@...>|
|Date:||Thursday, June 9, 2005, 16:16|
On Thu, 9 Jun 2005 14:58:21 -0000, Joseph Bridwell <darkmoonman@...>
>> writing artists Heinz king, petrol hitting a corner man, Peter
>> Behrens, Rudolf cook, W. Tiemann and Otto Hupp.
>> "Otto Eckmann" translates into "petrol hitting a corner man"??
>Well, /das Otto/ is sometimes used for /der Ottomotor/ which is a
>direct injection piston engine - single stroke, two stroke, etc. -
>and /das Eck/ does mean "corner".
Otto Eckmann translates to Otto "Corner-man" actually.