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verklaart uit handen van:

English translation: states or declares to have received from the hands of ...

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Dutch term or phrase:verklaart uit handen van:
English translation:states or declares to have received from the hands of ...
Entered by: bgranger
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11:35 Jun 24, 2005
Dutch to English translations [Non-PRO]
Law/Patents - Law (general) / Police report (not exactly law)
Dutch term or phrase: verklaart uit handen van:
This phrase comes from a Schiphol police report:

Ondergetekende . . .

verklaart uit handen van:
H.R., wachtmeester der Koninklijke Marechaussee District . . .

Any ideas on the best way to put this? Thank you in advance . . .

Brian
bgranger
Netherlands
Local time: 16:43
states or declares to have received from the hands of ...
Explanation:
Is what comes to mind first - but some context might be useful...e.g. does the text mention any objects that are handed over from one person to another?
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EgonWegh
Netherlands
Local time: 16:43
Grading comment
Thank you!
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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3 +4states or declares to have received from the hands of ...
EgonWegh


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17 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +4
states or declares to have received from the hands of ...


Explanation:
Is what comes to mind first - but some context might be useful...e.g. does the text mention any objects that are handed over from one person to another?

EgonWegh
Netherlands
Local time: 16:43
Native speaker of: Native in DutchDutch
PRO pts in category: 4
Grading comment
Thank you!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Arsen Nazarian: Tend to agree. Very possibly it's about receiving back articles confiscated, for instance, at time of detention.
52 mins
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agree  Tina Vonhof
1 day5 hrs
  -> thanks!

agree  AllisonK: taken possession of or make it a direct object 'have been turned over to...'
1 day18 hrs
  -> Also possible - formal language

agree  Dave Calderhead
2 days11 hrs
  -> Thanks!
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