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Swedish translation: hallå/tjena

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English term or phrase:Hey
Swedish translation:hallå/tjena
Entered by: Nina Engberg
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17:47 Oct 25, 2001
English to Swedish translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: Hey
Hey, what's up?
Drew
hallå/tjena
Explanation:
In English "hey" is used to get someone's attention. In Swedish, you would use "hallå" or "hörru", but I think most people would say "Tjena, hur är läget?" or "Hallå, hur är läget?"
("hur är läget" meaning "what's up").
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Nina Engberg
United States
Local time: 01:23
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5 +3hallå/tjena
Nina Engberg


  

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hallå/tjena


Explanation:
In English "hey" is used to get someone's attention. In Swedish, you would use "hallå" or "hörru", but I think most people would say "Tjena, hur är läget?" or "Hallå, hur är läget?"
("hur är läget" meaning "what's up").


    Egen erfarenhet
Nina Engberg
United States
Local time: 01:23
Native speaker of: Native in SwedishSwedish
PRO pts in pair: 102
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Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Mats Wiman
2 hrs
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agree  Peter Johansson
4 hrs
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agree  Fredrik Larsson
4 hrs
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