lecture faite et invité à lire l'acte

English translation: after the certificate has been read (out loud) and having been invited to read the certificate

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French term or phrase:lecture faite et invité à lire l'acte
English translation:after the certificate has been read (out loud) and having been invited to read the certificate
Entered by: Evert DELOOF-SYS

07:05 Dec 4, 2000
French to English translations [Non-PRO]
French term or phrase: lecture faite et invité à lire l'acte
Excerpt from a French birth certificate (acte de naissance). The sentence reads in part: "Dressé le (date & time), sur la déclaration de Robert P. ... ayant assisté à l'accouchement, qui, *lecture faite et invité à lire l'acte* a signé avec Nous, Georges L, Maire de XXX ... "
Patricia Kealy
after the certificate has been read (out loud) and having been invited to read the certificate
Explanation:
is what's meant here

HTH
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Evert DELOOF-SYS
Belgium
Local time: 02:09
Grading comment
Thanks for your help. It sounded so odd, but now that I know that "lecture faite" implies "read out loud" it makes sense. Pattie
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naafter the certificate has been read (out loud) and having been invited to read the certificate
Evert DELOOF-SYS


  

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after the certificate has been read (out loud) and having been invited to read the certificate


Explanation:
is what's meant here

HTH

Evert DELOOF-SYS
Belgium
Local time: 02:09
Native speaker of: Native in DutchDutch, Native in FlemishFlemish
PRO pts in pair: 287
Grading comment
Thanks for your help. It sounded so odd, but now that I know that "lecture faite" implies "read out loud" it makes sense. Pattie
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