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Old 29.09.2014, 20:54
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Re: 18 Weird German Words You Won’t Believe Exist

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You must be a Saupreiß Kapitän Graubart, simply too much detail for us poor Bazi´s to process, for us a "Mugg" is anything that can fly up and around a cows ares in summer.
I'm not a Saupreiß but a simple Chueschwiizer, and my statement came from a Swiss German point of view.
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Old 29.09.2014, 21:37
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I'm not a Saupreiß but a simple Chueschwiizer, and my statement came from a Swiss German point of view.
Ha! Ha! You know what´s a-coming now...?
Slammer gets to use a ethnic meme.

Preiß´n Chueschwiizerischer
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Old 29.09.2014, 21:48
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Re: 18 Weird German Words You Won’t Believe Exist

Which reminds me of the fact that Bavarians call practically every German from north of the Weißwurschtäquator "Preiß," which leads to oxymoronic utterances such as, "Säxischer Saupreiß, dammischer!"
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Old 29.09.2014, 22:12
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Which reminds me of the fact that Bavarians call practically every German from north of the Weißwurschtäquator "Preiß," which leads to oxymoronic utterances such as, "Säxischer Saupreiß, dammischer!"
That´s the one, but really the rule of thumb is that anything above the river Main is a arch Saupreiß and everything and everyone above the river Danube up to Würzburg is a Saupreiß with mitigating circumstances.
Aand anything below Neuschwanstein is a North Italian, a saupreißischer.

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Re: 18 Weird German Words You Won’t Believe Exist

And now:German proverbs depicted in cartoons

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Re: 18 Weird German Words You Won’t Believe Exist

Try this one: "Notgeil" and google translate's "Horny" doesn't quite hit the nail on the head.
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Try this one: "Notgeil" and google translate's "Horny" doesn't quite hit the nail on the head.
Well, being notgeil kind of means that you don't hit any nail…
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Re: 18 Weird German Words You Won’t Believe Exist

I am a big fan of the word, "tüpflischiiser".
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Re: 18 Weird German Words You Won’t Believe Exist

Cuntrasts: A Romansch TV show on SRF1. Great idea but perhaps an unfortunate name for the show.
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Re: 18 Weird German Words You Won’t Believe Exist

Love verschlimbesserung - Trying to make something better, but ending up making it worse. Eg, every version of windows ever.
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