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"She writes about the birthday of the girl."

Translation:Zij schrijft over de geboortedag van het meisje.

December 31, 2014

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/KhalidSabi

Geboortedag is not used as often as verjaardag. I would even say that 'geboortedag' is normally only used to refer to the specific day of birth, rather than the annually recurring day-month combination.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Susande

And for the birthday of people who have died.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/NCThom

Would we say something like

In de Verenigde Staten is de geboortedag van Martin Luther King, Jr., een nationale feestdag.

in plaats van verjaardag?

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