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Swedish translation: blind date

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English term or phrase:blind date
Swedish translation: blind date
Entered by: abborre
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04:46 Jun 28, 2001
English to Swedish translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: blind date
if you can also send...the translation of: perfect match (refered to a person)
cleo
You can use blind date in Swedish
Explanation:
Blind = blind
Date =date
date is a loan word from english in the swedish language so just use blind date
or blind träff
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abborre
Denmark
Local time: 10:42
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Summary of answers provided
na +1You can use blind date in Swedishabborre
na +1Perfekt matchningMonica Hoppe
nablindträffGlenn Viklund


  

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7 mins peer agreement (net): +1
You can use blind date in Swedish


Explanation:
Blind = blind
Date =date
date is a loan word from english in the swedish language so just use blind date
or blind träff


abborre
Denmark
Local time: 10:42
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Sven Petersson: Do not translate!
13 mins
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7 mins
blindträff


Explanation:
is a straight translation. but you can also keep blind date, which is well known in Sweden


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Glenn Viklund
Albania
Local time: 10:42
Native speaker of: Native in SwedishSwedish
PRO pts in pair: 2476

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
disagree  Sven Petersson: Do not translate!
14 mins
  -> Comment is overflow, read my answer. Besides that, "not translate!" is rubbish.

agree  SWEDISH-TRANSLATION.com - your Swedish translation partner: You CAN say "blindträff in Swedish", but you can also choose not to translate it.
2 days 8 hrs
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7 hrs peer agreement (net): +1
Perfekt matchning


Explanation:
For "perfect match" I would say:
"perfekt matchning" when you refer to a person.


/A native Swede's two cents

Monica Hoppe
PRO pts in pair: 12

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Sven Petersson: Perfect answer to 2nd question.
15 hrs
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