nach einem System, wonach gegen Leistung eines Einsatzes...

English translation: a system involving the punter putting up a stake...

GLOSSARY ENTRY (DERIVED FROM QUESTION BELOW)
German term or phrase:nach einem System, wonach gegen Leistung eines Einsatzes...
English translation:a system involving the punter putting up a stake...
Entered by: Dr.G.MD (X)

22:56 Mar 23, 2006
German to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial - Internet, e-Commerce
German term or phrase: nach einem System, wonach gegen Leistung eines Einsatzes...
ein Gewinn in Aussicht gestellt wird, über dessen Erwerbung un dGrösse planmässi, durch ein ähnlich der Ziehung von Losen auf Zufall gestelltes Mittel, entscheiden wird....

Es handelt sich um de Beschreibung der Ziehung einer Internet Lotterie - wer hilft?
Dr.G.MD (X)
Local time: 06:01
a system involving the punter putting up a stake...
Explanation:
translation of 'nach' depends on previous context:
'according to', 'in accordance with' etc


--------------------------------------------------
Note added at 33 mins (2006-03-23 23:30:06 GMT)
--------------------------------------------------

nach einem System, wonach gegen Leistung eines Einsatzes ein Gewinn in Aussicht gestellt wird...
a system whereby, for putting up an initial stake, the punter has the prospect of winning(s)...
('Gewinn' could also be 'a jackpot')


--------------------------------------------------
Note added at 2 hrs (2006-03-24 01:28:43 GMT)
--------------------------------------------------

über dessen Erwerbung und Grösse planmäßig, durch ein ähnlich der Ziehung von Losen auf Zufall gestelltes Mittel, entschieden wird....
The winner and the size of the jackpot are decided systematically by some random means similar to the drawing of lots...

(For the first occurrence of 'System' you could alternatively use 'scheme', thus avoiding repetition of 'system')
Selected response from:

Lancashireman
United Kingdom
Local time: 05:01
Grading comment
Thank you very much, Andrew and Alev, too
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer



Summary of answers provided
3 +1a system involving the punter putting up a stake...
Lancashireman


Discussion entries: 1





  

Answers


20 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +1
a system involving the punter putting up a stake...


Explanation:
translation of 'nach' depends on previous context:
'according to', 'in accordance with' etc


--------------------------------------------------
Note added at 33 mins (2006-03-23 23:30:06 GMT)
--------------------------------------------------

nach einem System, wonach gegen Leistung eines Einsatzes ein Gewinn in Aussicht gestellt wird...
a system whereby, for putting up an initial stake, the punter has the prospect of winning(s)...
('Gewinn' could also be 'a jackpot')


--------------------------------------------------
Note added at 2 hrs (2006-03-24 01:28:43 GMT)
--------------------------------------------------

über dessen Erwerbung und Grösse planmäßig, durch ein ähnlich der Ziehung von Losen auf Zufall gestelltes Mittel, entschieden wird....
The winner and the size of the jackpot are decided systematically by some random means similar to the drawing of lots...

(For the first occurrence of 'System' you could alternatively use 'scheme', thus avoiding repetition of 'system')

Lancashireman
United Kingdom
Local time: 05:01
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 68
Grading comment
Thank you very much, Andrew and Alev, too

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Alev Ellington
4 days
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)



Login or register (free and only takes a few minutes) to participate in this question.

You will also have access to many other tools and opportunities designed for those who have language-related jobs (or are passionate about them). Participation is free and the site has a strict confidentiality policy.

KudoZ™ translation help

The KudoZ network provides a framework for translators and others to assist each other with translations or explanations of terms and short phrases.


See also:

Your current localization setting

English

Select a language

Term search
  • All of ProZ.com
  • Term search
  • Jobs
  • Forums
  • Multiple search