Talk:List of cover versions of Jacques Brel songs

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I had copied this from the Dutch Wikipedia entry. There are still quite a number of Dutch phrases in the list (like: "Van de CD" (meaning "from the CD"). I simply had no time yet to translate it all, so appreciate if somebody would.

Other question: is there a way that the lists of Dutch and the French wikipedia are "synchronized" with this English entry, so all three lists remain as "complete" as possible?

Renebos (talk) 06:44, 30 August 2008 (UTC)

There's no point in translating the Dutch that somebody has taken the trouble to input . You would have to be stupid not to understand what it all means in the context !! I mean after a title to say 'Van de CD' what else could it possibly mean but from the CD . I have made corrections and an addition to an artists list where I am an expert on that particular person but have left the Dutch linkages and not changed them to English . —Preceding unsigned comment added by 213.137.10.192 (talk) 22:24, 17 January 2009 (UTC)


Well: it is an *English* wikipedia and although "Van de CD" is indeed obvious, other bits are not that clear to non-Dutch speakers, e.g. the longer Dutch bits in Jenny Arean's entry:

  1. Kinderen van (Fils de; op het album 'Jenny Arean', 1986; met liedjes uit de voorstelling Gescheiden vrouw op oorlogspad) —Preceding unsigned comment added by Renebos (talkcontribs) 16:09, 23 January 2009 (UTC)