att utbetala

11:58 Jan 30, 2001
Swedish to English translations [Non-PRO]
Swedish term or phrase: att utbetala
royalty statement

Summary of answers provided
naAmount payable to you
Glenn Viklund
nato pay out
Mats Wiman
nato pay, disburse



1 hr
to pay, disburse

Utbetala = Commonly used term in conjunction with fees or royalties, indicating
Att utbetala = the infinitive form, ie. "to" pay

    Native English and Norwegian speaker with 8 years translation experience from Swedish
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2 hrs
to pay out

att utbetala=att betala ut=to pay out
'to pay' could be OK but then one would have used 'att betala' (without 'ut-')
To 'disburse' connotes someone opening his purse and letting some cash out, which - if that's a correct interpretation - would hardly be appropriate.
To 'pay out is less detailed than 'to disburse', but more concrete than 'to pay'

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Mats Wiman
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3 days 32 mins
Amount payable to you

Both of the above suggestions are correct, word by word. However, on an invoice (or similar), I think the phrase commonly used in english is the one referred above.

Glenn Viklund
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