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Swedish translation: handväskor (pl), handväska (sg)

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English term or phrase:Handbags
Swedish translation:handväskor (pl), handväska (sg)
Entered by: Betty Wahlund
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11:50 Jul 20, 2005
English to Swedish translations [Non-PRO]
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English term or phrase: Handbags
Article used by ladies to carry money, personal items
etc.
kunal
handväska
Explanation:
The most commonly used term would be "handväska". "Axelremsväska" could also be an alternative, which is equivalent to a a shoulder bag in English, but in your case I would probably go with "handväska".
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Betty Wahlund
Local time: 08:48
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5 +2handväska
Betty Wahlund


  

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handbags
handväska


Explanation:
The most commonly used term would be "handväska". "Axelremsväska" could also be an alternative, which is equivalent to a a shoulder bag in English, but in your case I would probably go with "handväska".

Betty Wahlund
Local time: 08:48
Native speaker of: Native in SwedishSwedish
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agree  cologne: yes, but in this case 'handväskor' since it is plural
1 min
  -> Sorry, of course, 'handväskor' would be the correct plural form. I wrote it in singular because it said 'article used'. My mistake...

agree  Kjelle
15 days
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