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08:11 Jan 17, 2001
Spanish to English translations [Non-PRO]
Bus/Financial
Spanish term or phrase: EE.UU
Is this the Spanish version of USA?
Joan
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Summary of answers provided
naEE.UU
Bertha S. Deffenbaugh
naE.E.U.UMaria McCollum
naYes. The words abbreviated are Estados Unidos, repre-
Parrot
naYou are right. United States of America - U.S.A.
Luz Bordenkircher
naUSAAgius Language & Translation


  

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1 min
USA


Explanation:
Exactly. Estados Unidos
Claire

Agius Language & Translation
United Kingdom
Local time: 11:22
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 12

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23 mins
You are right. United States of America - U.S.A.


Explanation:
Suerte!

Luz Bordenkircher
Local time: 06:22
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 114

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5 hrs
Yes. The words abbreviated are Estados Unidos, repre-


Explanation:
sented by the double (plural) E and double U, each pair having a period after it (EE.UU., NOT E.E.U.U.)

Parrot
Spain
Local time: 12:22
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 7645

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Sarah Brenchley
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9 hrs
E.E.U.U


Explanation:
Los Estados Unidos de America

Maria McCollum
Local time: 06:22
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 24

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18 days
EE.UU


Explanation:
Yes, it is EE.UU.
Apparently the double vowels were used to avoid misinterpretations. Had it been EU, or E.U the chances to misunderstanding or confusion were too big to take the risk. Thus the double vowels that unmistakably identify U.S.A.

Regards,
B.Deffenbaugh

Bertha S. Deffenbaugh
United States
Local time: 04:22
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 219
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