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Llevar leña al monte/agua al mar

Submitted by Maryanchy on Wed, 09/01/2019 - 17:31

Idiomatic translations of "Llevar leña al monte/agua..."

Arabic (other varieties)
يبيع الميه في حارة السقايين
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Danish
At sælge sand i sahara
English
Sell Ice to an Eskimo
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English
to carry/take coals to Newcastle (UK)
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English
to sell refrigerators to Eskimos (US)
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Latin
In silvam ligna ferre
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Persian
زيره به كرمان بردن
Russian
продать слона (он может и слона продать)
Russian
Везти товар туда, где его и без того много
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Spanish
Llevar hierro a Vizcaya
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Spanish
Ir a vendimiar y llevar uvas de postre
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Thai
เอาแป้งนวลไปขายชาววัง (Ao Paeng Nuan Pai Khai Chao Wang)
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Thai
เอามะพร้าวหาวไปขายสวน (Ao Maphrao Hao Pai Khai Suan)
Turkish
Müslüman mahallesinde salyangoz satmak
Turkish
körler mahallesinde ayna satmak

Meanings of "Llevar leña al monte/agua..."

Croatian

Dati nešto mjestu ili osobi koja već ima mnogo toga. Učiniti nešto suvišno i nepotrebno kao na primjer donijeti ogrjev na planinu/vodu do mora.

Explained by Maryanchy on Wed, 09/01/2019 - 17:35
Explained by Maryanchy
Spanish

Dar algo a un lugar o a una persona que ya tiene mucho. Hacer algo completamente superfluo e innecesario.

Explained by Maryanchy on Wed, 09/01/2019 - 17:31
Explained by Maryanchy