[PW] help with swedish translation

Bristol Library bplref at gmail.com
Wed Feb 22 13:37:03 PST 2017


Sten beat us to it!  Our Nicki is Swedish and she was going to have a go at
it. Sten, she sends compliments on your translation!

Jeanne

On Wed, Feb 22, 2017 at 4:01 PM, Sten Thaning <sten at thaning.se> wrote:

> In Swedish:
>
> Hej Larry!
> Måste sända Dig en hälsning. Det var så länge sedan!
> Jag hoppas att allt är bra, här är som vanligt. Vintern har varit blandad,
> ovanligt mild. Det är ändringar i vårt klimat över hela vår Jord.
> Min väninna Elisabeth är ute och reser. Jag hör av mig till Dig, när jag
> får hjälp att skriva engelska. Det är roligt att hålla kontakt, tycker jag,
> är intresserad av gammal släkthistoria.
> Nu önskar jag Dig allt gott.
> Hälsning Ingrid
>
>
> In English:
>
> Hi Larry,
>
> I have to send you a greeting. It has been so long!
>
> I hope everything is fine, things here are as usual. The winter has been
> mixed, unusually mild. There are changes in our climate all over our Earth.
> My friend Elisabeth is traveling. You will hear from me, when someone
> helps me with writing English. It is great keeping in contact I think, I’m
> interested in genealogy studies.
> Now I wish you all the best.
>
> Regards Ingrid.
>
>
>
>
> (Note: ”gammal släkthistoria” could mean that she is researching her
> genealogy, or simply ”old history of my/our relatives”. Hard to say.)
>
>  - Sten
>
> > 22 feb. 2017 kl. 12:44 skrev Andrew Cherven <
> dcherven at petoskeylibrary.org>:
> >
> > We have a patron who received a card from his 90 year-old aunt in
> Sweden...problem is he doesn't speak or read the language. We tried using
> an online translator, but it's real difficult transcribing her cursive
> accurately. Could someone in W0mbat land help us out? A scan of the note is
> here:
> >
> > http://www.petoskeylibrary.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/larry.pdf
> >
> > Thanks,
> >
> > Drew Cherven
> > Reference Services
> > Petoskey District Library
> > 500 East Mitchell Street
> > Petoskey MI 49770
> > 231-758-3114
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> >
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