"A spanyol munkások farmerben vannak?"

Translation:Are the Spanish workers wearing jeans?

September 29, 2016

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Wait, ‘farmer‘ means ‘jeans’? How did that come to be?

September 29, 2016

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Curious... In Spain, 'jeans' are called 'vaqueros' which means that they were used for far-west cowboys, or farmers. In Wikipedia you can find this: Initially, Strauss' jeans were simply sturdy trousers worn by factory workers, miners, farmers, and cattlemen throughout the North American West.

June 10, 2018
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