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Spanish term or phrase:Fdo. = firmado
English translation:signed
Entered by: Elisa Capelão
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01:53 May 10, 2001
Spanish to English translations [Non-PRO]
Spanish term or phrase: Fdo.
Can anyone tell me what Fdo. means in English?

Context: Reference letter
at the bottom of a reference letter it reads:

Fdo. Don Juan XXX (name of the person who wrote the mentioned letter)

Many thanks in advance
Elisa Capelão
Local time: 08:41
signed
Explanation:
Claire's right - fdo. stands for firmado and comes at the bottom of formal letters after the signature of the person writing the letter.
Best wishes,
Sarah.
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Sarah Brenchley
Local time: 09:41
Grading comment
Many thanks to all. Unfortunatly I can only give points to one answer but all of you are right. My sincere thanks!
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
naSIGNED BYFJPN
nasigned
Sarah Brenchley
naFirmado - perhaps??Agius Language & Translation


  

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Firmado - perhaps??


Explanation:
Could it not be Firmado followed by the signature??? Just a suggestion.
Claire

Agius Language & Translation
United Kingdom
Local time: 08:41
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 12

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Sarah Brenchley
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24 mins
signed


Explanation:
Claire's right - fdo. stands for firmado and comes at the bottom of formal letters after the signature of the person writing the letter.
Best wishes,
Sarah.

Sarah Brenchley
Local time: 09:41
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 104
Grading comment
Many thanks to all. Unfortunatly I can only give points to one answer but all of you are right. My sincere thanks!
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26 mins
SIGNED BY


Explanation:
A very common practice in Spanish speaking countries to put in documents before the signature of undersignings. Hope this helps. Good luck!

FJPN
Spain
Local time: 09:41
Native speaker of: Spanish
PRO pts in pair: 116
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