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Abbreviations - Business Abbreviations

f.m./fm. (förmiddag)
a.m. (ante meridiem)
Used with 12 hour clock after 00:00, but before 12:00
c:a/ca. (cirka)
approx. (approximately)
Used with estimates
att. (attestera)
attn. (to the attention of)
Used when in correspondence with specific person
fil.kand./FK (filosofie kandidat)
B.A. (Bachelor of Arts)
University title
CET (Centraleuropeisk tid)
CET (Central European Time)
Used in correspondence with businesses in other time zones
H.K.H. (Hans/Hennes Kungliga Höghet)
H.R.H. (His/Her Royal Highness)
Title for honourary people
d.v.s., dvs. (det vill säga)
i.e. (id est)
Used when clarifying something
AB (aktiebolag)
inc. (incorporated)
Comes after certain business names
AB (aktiebolag)
Ltd. (limited)
Comes after certain business names
ej tillämpningsbart
n/a (not applicable)
Used when something does not need to be applied
nr (nummer)
no. (number)
Used for orders
per år
p.a. (per annum)
Used when describing an annual occurrence or business practice
e.m./em. (eftermiddag)
p.m. (post meridiem)
Used with 12 hour clock after 12:00, but before 00:00
v.g.v. (var god vänd)
PTO (please turn over)
Indicates that there is correspondence on both sides of a page
VP (vice ordförande)
VP (vice president)
The second in command after the President