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Re: Swiss swear words

the killer "punaise" please

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Re: Swiss swear words

Just thought you might be interested to hear that my son's class (5th class 11-12 year old's local Swiss school) was taught a song in English which contained the "f" word. I was amazed and thought that perhaps the teacher had not understood the word. In fact she had and didn't see any problem with kids using it.

Our younger son was also telling me the other day whilst we were having lunch in Migros that his teacher had used the exclamation "Gottfried Stütz" which I think translates as "Gordon Bennett". However, the guy sitting next to us at our table interjected and helpfully translated it to my kids as "f*** you"!!
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Old 24.06.2009, 19:02
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Our younger son was also telling me the other day whilst we were having lunch in Migros that his teacher had used the exclamation "Gottfried Stütz" which I think translates as "Gordon Bennett". However, the guy sitting next to us at our table interjected and helpfully translated it to my kids as "f*** you"!!
Is that true?? not that the guy intervened, but the meaning given to Gottfried Stütz!
re: Gordon Bennett!, surely no one under the age of 60 would use that.

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Re: Swiss swear words

[quote=Freebooter;481380]Is that true?? not that the guy intervened, but the meaning given to Gottfried Stütz!
re: Gordon Bennett!, surely no one under the age of 60 would use that.


Am not sure how to take that ... haven't reached the age of 60 just yet (although at times I feel like it). How would you translate "Gottfried Stütz"?
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Old 25.06.2009, 00:21
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Re: Swiss swear words

Gottfried Stutz is probably the most harmless swearword in Swiss German, absolutely everyone uses it, and even old, dignified people use it to vent off a bit.
I don't know how to translate it, as I, like most Swiss, have no idea what it means.
Gottfried Stutz, Gopfer dami, all those are really fine and won't raise an eyebrow anywhere.
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....Gottfried Stutz ...I don't know how to translate it...
=> For an explanation, see quotes ## 73 & 74 of this thread!
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those considered harmless in Switzerland marked with a *


edit: That was a waste of time! Didn't realize we have a language filter.
maybe you can put a space in between letters to trick the filter?
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Re: Swiss swear words

Oops I say mongo all the time, it is the same in Spanish but I can call someone mongo in Spanish to their faces
Is mongolito better?
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Old 20.02.2010, 18:03
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Is it really that bad? My boys always use ka ka when they need to go to the loo, they picked it up from the krippe.
gosh yes! we use this a lot at home too especially with the kids! so what's the decent word for poop?
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Old 20.02.2010, 19:30
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gosh yes! we use this a lot at home too especially with the kids! so what's the decent word for poop?
er.. wouldn't it be poop, no?

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Old 20.02.2010, 19:41
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Just thought you might be interested to hear that my son's class (5th class 11-12 year old's local Swiss school) was taught a song in English which contained the "f" word. I was amazed and thought that perhaps the teacher had not understood the word. In fact she had and didn't see any problem with kids using it.

Our younger son was also telling me the other day whilst we were having lunch in Migros that his teacher had used the exclamation "Gottfried Stütz" which I think translates as "Gordon Bennett". However, the guy sitting next to us at our table interjected and helpfully translated it to my kids as "f*** you"!!
This is not correct. "Gottfried Stutz" or rather "Gopfrid Schtutz" means rather something like "Oh Hell" or "Oh God" and is really harmless
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Old 20.02.2010, 21:50
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er.. wouldn't it be poop, no?
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lolz, I meant in Swiss German....
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Re: Swiss swear words

Hey, why doesn't anyone write things here anymore? This thread is the reason why I signed up! ^^
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Re: Swiss swear words

I can say them but i can't write them!!

Sale conasse de merde d'etrangére, va shier et retourne dans ton pays de merde d'ou tu viens.

There you go, i was told that a few years ago.

I did get over it by telling the person that she was also a foreigner and had lived here less time than me. In probably the same sort of words. Apart from the fact that i told her she dressed like a whore and looked like a clown (make up wise).

And she did, i shall stand by what i said. No fistycuffs or anything, but let's just say we are not BFFs.
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Re: Swiss swear words

Too small of a list
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Re: Swiss swear words

Sada your list really made me smile - crotte, zut alors, punaise and nom d'une pipe- are hardly swear words lol (mdr) ...
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