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Abbreviations - Business Abbreviations

vorm. (vormittags)
a.m. (ante meridiem) : avant midi
Used with 12 hour clock after 00:00, but before 12:00
ugf. (ungefähr)
approx. (approximativement)
Used with estimates
z.Hd. (zu Händen von)
attn. (à l'attention de)
Used when in correspondence with specific person
B.A. (Bachelor of Arts)
University title
MEZ (mitteleuropäische Zeit)
HEC (heure d'Europe centrale)
Used in correspondence with businesses in other time zones
Seine/Ihre Königliche Hoheit
S.A.R. (Son Altesse Royale)
Title for honourary people
d.h. (das heißt)
c.à.d (c'est-à-dire)
Used when clarifying something
Kap.-Ges. (Kapitalgesellschaft)
S.A. (Société Anonyme)
Comes after certain business names
GmbH (Gesellschaft mit beschränkter Haftung)
S.A.R.L. (Société À Responsabilité Limitée)
Comes after certain business names
n.z. (nicht zutreffend)
n/a (non applicable)
Used when something does not need to be applied
Nr. (Nummer)
n° (numéro)
Used for orders
pro Jahr
p. a. (par an)
Used when describing an annual occurrence or business practice
nachm. (nachmittags)
p.m. (post meridiem) : après-midi
Used with 12 hour clock after 12:00, but before 00:00
b.w. (bitte wenden)
R.S.V.P. (retournez, s'il vous plaît)
Indicates that there is correspondence on both sides of a page
VPräs. (Vizepräsident)
V.P. (vice-président)
The second in command after the President