city guard

Norwegian translation: vekter

15:46 Apr 20, 2010
English to Norwegian translations [PRO]
Military / Defense / Historie
English term or phrase: city guard
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/City_guard

Fra oldtiden. Siden city guard bare er en del av styrkene som forsvarer byen, ser jeg etter et annet uttrykk en byforsvar.
Egil Presttun
Norway
Local time: 19:23
Norwegian translation:vekter
Explanation:
før vekter ble ensbetydende med "kjøpesenterpoliti" var det dette de ble kalt :-)

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Note added at 17 mins (2010-04-20 16:03:32 GMT)
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se også
http://no.wikipedia.org/wiki/Namsos'_historie

http://www.brannmuseet.no/Brannhistorie.htm
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Harald Roald
United States
Local time: 13:23
Grading comment
Takk, det var meget nyttig!
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vekter


Explanation:
før vekter ble ensbetydende med "kjøpesenterpoliti" var det dette de ble kalt :-)

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Note added at 17 mins (2010-04-20 16:03:32 GMT)
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se også
http://no.wikipedia.org/wiki/Namsos'_historie

http://www.brannmuseet.no/Brannhistorie.htm


    Reference: http://lokalhistoriewiki.no/index.php/Leksikon:Vekter
Harald Roald
United States
Local time: 13:23
Native speaker of: Native in NorwegianNorwegian, Native in Norwegian (Bokmal)Norwegian (Bokmal)
PRO pts in category: 4
Grading comment
Takk, det var meget nyttig!

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