How to say (or write) “bed bug” in 30 languages

January 29, 2008

Updated 7/14/2013 How to say “bed bug” in 30 languages? I copied them all here, but WordPress couldn’t manage all the characters, so I made a screenshot. From Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary, © 2000-2006 K Dictionaries Ltd. (I added Yiddish). Bosnian and Croatian: the term is “stijenica” (stee-ye-neet-sa), according to slowpoke. Dutch: the correct modern […]

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Russian, Chinese, Spanish fact sheets

December 8, 2006

Fact sheets in additional languages are now available from the Boston Public Health Dept. (in the “fact sheets” links to the left). Each of these links downloads a PDF: Chinese Russian Spanish; this supplements the resources already posted about in Spanish. Again, Boston is much further along with addressing their bedbug epidemic than NYC and […]

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