Belben, Philip (Energy Wholesale)
Philip.Belben at eon-uk.com
Tue Jun 26 12:17:06 EDT 2007
> The old German translation a read was called "Die Kraft der Mandola",
> which would meand "The power of the Mandolin" (mandola apparently
> being a rare word for a tenor mandolin, and a mandonlin was what I
> The new translation is btw called "Die Spielleute von Dalemark". I
> can't properly translate Spielleute, my dictionary indicates wandring
Troubadors? The root meaning of the word is composer, but I think it
usually means a wandering musician...
But... "von Dalemark"? It translates so neatly into German as
"Thalmark" that I can't help wondering why the translator kept the
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