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    Russian to English - one strange word missing

    когда мне исполнилось 18 лет ноша семья переехала в xxx

    I got the above sentence in a mail, and can't understand it. Something like:
    When I became 18 y.o. load/burden familily moved to xxx.

    Does ноша семья mean "the whole family" ? Writing erorr on her part - or omission from the dictionary ?

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    I believe she could have meant "наша" meaning "our". If she wrote by hand it could be her handwriting, did she write in script?

    Когда мне исполнилось 18 лет наша семья переехала в xxx
    When I turned 18 our family moved to xxx
    Vrei să pleci dar nu ma, nu ma iei
    Nu ma, nu ma iei, nu ma, nu ma, nu ma iei
    Chipul tau si dragostea din tei
    Mi-amintesc de ochii tai

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    She replied in e-mail, but I am pretty sure it is not her own e-mail, so there is the chance that someone else typed from a handwritten manuscript.

    I was expecting to receive a handwritten letter by post.

    But thanks for the help.

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    Hey povlhp, you're Danish, aren't you? If you don't mind, could you tell us what the following sentence means?

    Man belaanes af en bedaarende udsigt

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    Quote Originally Posted by Pravit
    Hey povlhp, you're Danish, aren't you? If you don't mind, could you tell us what the following sentence means?

    Man belaanes af en bedaarende udsigt
    Well I
    blame Canada

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    Is Swedish close to Danish?
    Vrei să pleci dar nu ma, nu ma iei
    Nu ma, nu ma iei, nu ma, nu ma, nu ma iei
    Chipul tau si dragostea din tei
    Mi-amintesc de ochii tai

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    Yes very. Sorry, I don
    blame Canada

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    povlhp,

    Nobody answered clearly

    The word is наша. Наша семья our family. Plain as day, ignore the rest of the comments. Where the remaining thread went I have no clue.

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    Quote Originally Posted by chaika
    povlhp,

    Nobody answered clearly

    The word is наша. Наша семья our family. Plain as day, ignore the rest of the comments. Where the remaining thread went I have no clue.
    The second post gave a clear answer. See above
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    Quote Originally Posted by Pravit
    Hey povlhp, you're Danish, aren't you? If you don't mind, could you tell us what the following sentence means?

    Man belaanes af en bedaarende udsigt
    Well, the aa's are realy

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    Ha! Seems like my Danish isn
    blame Canada

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