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SMS and Web - Short Codes

AIUI (as I understand it)
(som jag ser det)
Used after explaining something from your point of view
ASL (age, sex, location?)
å/k/b? (ålder, kön, ort?)
Used when instant messaging to find out a person's age, gender and location
ATM (at the moment)
(för tillfället)
Used to mean right now
BBL (be back later)
(snart tillbaka)
Used when you need to leave an instant message conversation for a while
BCNU (be seeing you)
(vi ses)
Used when saying goodbye
BION (believe it or not)
(tro det eller ej)
Used after mentioning something that is surprising
BRB (be right back)
(strax tillbaka)
Used when you need to leave an instant message conversation for a while
BYOB (bring your own beer)
(ta med din egen dricka)
Used on party invites to let people know they should bring their own alcohol
CU (see you)
(vi ses)
Used when saying goodbye
CUL (see you later)
(vi ses senare)
Used when saying goodbye
DIKU (do I know you?)
(känner jag dig?)
Used when you don't recognise the person who has messaged you
EOM (end of message)
(slut på meddelande)
Used as an automated response when a conversation or SMS message ends
FYI (for your information)
(upplysningsvis)
Used when telling someone something that is specific to them or when interjecting upon a preconceived idea someone has
G2G (got to go)
(måste gå)
Used when something suddenly comes up and you have to leave the computer
IMO (in my opinion)
(enligt min åsikt)
Used when giving a personal opinion
IMHO (in my humble opinion)
(enligt min ödmjuka åsikt)
Used when giving a personal opinion
IOU (I owe you)
(jag är skyldig dig)
Used when someone does something for you and you want to let them know that you owe them a favour
J/K (just kidding)
(skojar bara)
Used after making a joke, which is ambiguous whether or not it is serious
L8R (later)
(senare)
Used when saying goodbye or when you are not currently free to do something but will do it later on
LOL (laughing out loud)
(skrattar högt)
Used as a reaction when you find something funny
MYOB (mind your own business)
(sköt dig själv)
Used when you want to keep something private
NRN (not right now)
(inte just nu)
Used when you are not free to do something right away
RFD (request for discussion)
(begär diskussion)
Used when you want to talk to someone about something
TB (text back)
(sms:a tillbaka)
Used at the end of an SMS when you want a reply
TBH (to be honest)
(ärligt talat)
Used to explain or clarify your personal opinion on a subject
TIA (thanks in advance)
(tack på förhand)
Used when thanking someone before they have helped you
THX (thanks)
(tack)
Used when thanking someone
TTYL (talk to you later)
(pratar mer senare)
Used when saying goodbye
4U (for you)
(till dig)
Used when sending something to a particular person