Reklám

Sell Ice to an Eskimo

Kűldve: Phoenix_Rising Hétfő, 07/01/2013 - 13:22

Idiomatic translations of "Sell Ice to an Eskimo"

Angol
to carry/take coals to Newcastle (UK)
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Angol
a bull in a china shop
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Angol
to sell refrigerators to Eskimos (US)
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Arabic (other varieties)
يبيع الميه في حارة السقايين
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Cseh
Jako slon v porcelánu
Dán
At sælge sand i sahara
Észt
Elevant portselaani poes
Görög
ταύρος σε υαλοπωλείο
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Holland
als een olifant in een porseleinkast
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Kínai
成事不足敗事有餘
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Latin
In silvam ligna ferre
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Lengyel
Jak słoń w składzie porcelany
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Lengyel
Słoń w składzie porcelany
Magyar
Elefánt a porcelánboltban
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Német
wie ein Elefant im Porzellanladen
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Német
სპილო ფაიფურის ჭიქაში. spilo paipuris chikashi
Olasz
Come un elefante in una cristalleria/in un negozio di porcellane
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Orosz
Везти товар туда, где его и без того много
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Orosz
продать слона (он может и слона продать)
Perzsa
زيره به كرمان بردن
Perzsa
شلوغش کردن
Spanyol
echar agua al mar
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Spanyol
Ladrar a la luna
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Spanyol
Llevar hierro a Vizcaya
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Spanyol
Ir a vendimiar y llevar uvas de postre
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Spanyol
Como un elefante en una cacharrería
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Spanyol
Llevar leña al monte/agua al mar
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Szlovák
Ako slon v porceláne
Szlovén
Obnašati se kot slon v trgovini s porcelanom.
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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)
Török
körler mahallesinde ayna satmak
Török
Müslüman mahallesinde salyangoz satmak.

Meanings of "Sell Ice to an Eskimo"

Arab

يبيع الثلج للأسكيمو-الشخص القادر على بيع أي شئ لأي أحد-أو أقناع الناس بأن يقبلوا بشئ غير ضروري لهم

Explained by stary nightstary night on Péntek, 03/03/2017 - 17:04
Explained by stary nightstary night
Horvát

Prodati led Eskimu. Netko vrlo uvjerljiv i netko tko može prodati bilo kome bilo što. Ideja je da Eskimi žive u hladnom području i ne trebaju led.

Explained by MaryanchyMaryanchy on Szerda, 09/01/2019 - 17:41
Explained by MaryanchyMaryanchy
Angol

1. Someone very persuasive.
2. Someone able to sell anything to anyone.
The idea is that the Eskimos live in a cold area and don't need a ice.

Explained by Phoenix_RisingPhoenix_Rising on Hétfő, 07/01/2013 - 13:22
Explained by Phoenix_RisingPhoenix_Rising